When Dennis Pitta signed his restricted free agent tender earlier this week, it guaranteed that the tight end would return to the Ravens for a fourth season.
The Ravens have acquired center A.Q. Shipley from the Indianapolis Colts for a conditional 2014 draft pick, Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome announced Thursday morning.
With Bryant McKinnie now in the fold at left tackle, and with early-round draftees filling up slots at inside linebacker and safety, wide receiver might be the Ravens most pressing area of need.
For the Ravens, the re-signing of left tackle Bryant McKinnie was the right move at this time.