Ravens also cutting Todd Heap

The Baltimore Ravens have told former Pro Bowl tight end Todd Heap that he'll be released.

General manager Ozzie Newsome gave Heap the bad news today, according to a league source.

Heap's pending release would save $4.6 million.

The Ravens drafted Ed Dickson and Dennis Pitta last year.

Dickson seems to have the capability of becoming a full-time starter.

Heap was entering the final year of his contract.

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