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  1. NFL Free Agency: AFC NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sky Sports

    As NFL free agency approaches on March 10, Sky Sports takes a look at what needs each franchise will be looking to address in the off-season. The Steelers won their first division crown since 2010 last season before the Baltimore Ravens rolled into Pittsburgh and dumped them out of the play-offs by winning 30-17 in the Wild Card round.


  2. Browns: 5 things to watch as pivotal free agency period begins TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    The signing of veteran quarterback Josh McCown kicked off the player-acquisition part of the offseason for the Browns, who've also shown interest in receiver Brian Hartline and returner Ted Ginn Jr. The Browns' philosophy under owner Jimmy Haslam and general manager Ray Farmer is to build through the draft, but free agency must augment Cleveland's favorite holiday. Especially for a team perpetually trying to close the gap in the AFC North and make the playoffs for the first time since 2002, and that must use some of the roughly $50 million it has under the salary cap.


  3. Steelers 2015 free agency snapshotRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    PITTSBURGH STEELERS UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: LB Jason Worilds, LB James Harrison, LB Arthur Moats, CB Ike Taylor, CB Brice McCain, S Will Allen, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, TE Matt Spaeth, RB Ben Tate, TE Michael Palmer, QB Bruce Gradkowski RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: FB Will Johnson, CB Antwon Blake, S Robert Golden. NEEDS: The AFC North champions will have some serious work restocking at linebacker and in the secondary.


  4. Brian Hoyer: 'It's good for both sides to go our separate...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... Browns fans' devotion to their homegrown quarterback, one who had the Browns all alone in first place in the AFC North after nine games last season before it all fell apart down the stretch. "I met Brian a few years ago at a workout for the Giants ...


  5. NFL Free Agency Pass Rusher Profile: Jason WorildsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Cincy Jungle

    ... for Jason Worilds, since he's likely headed elsewhere, but here's a bonus play anyways. Late in this year's AFC North Champion battle of Week 17, the Bengals were trying to mount a comeback. It was 3rd & 10 with the Bengals down by 10, with 2 ...


  6. Hoyer looking for chance to vie for starting jobRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... I go to. My best football is still ahead." Hoyer led a bunch of no-name receivers to 7-4 and first place in the AFC North before faltering with eight interceptions and one touchdown, forcing coach Mike Pettine to turn to Manziel, who proved nowhere ...


  7. Bengals Re-Sign Rey MaualugaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | StripeHype

    ... This presence allows him to be effective on first and, at times, second down. It's especially important in the AFC North where the Bengals regularly are tested by highly capable and/or burgeoning running games. Maualuga helps the team a great deal ...


  8. 2015 All-Blogger Mock draftRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... every year from the NFL. Then it became my turn... The sad slide of Maxx Williams continues with every team in the AFC North passing on the top rated tight end prospect in the first round of this draft. The Ravens would certainly be interested in ...


  9. Buyer Beware on Versatile Defender Shaq Thompson in 2015 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... 6'0" and 228 pounds, which is undersized on its surface. However, when you factor in what reported from an AFC North scout, the issue becomes more troubling: He was 219 pounds when I visited late in the season. I'm concerned about whether he ...


  10. 2015 Mock Draft: Who did BTSC take for the Steelers with the 22nd pick?Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... as a player who needs a bit of polish before being expected to take on the A.J. Greens and the Steve Smiths of the AFC North. Collins is a good athlete and has a great, long frame for the position. He has a bit of Xavier Rhodes in him - another ...


  11. Trent Cole is Perfect Free Agent Target for the BengalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | StripeHype

    ... quarterbacks or even make them slightly uncomfortable for that matter. This is especially a problem in the AFC North where highly capable quarterbacks such as Ben Roethlisberger and Joe Flacco reside. Giving players like these copious amounts of ...


  12. Pittsburgh Steelers: 5 Questions Worth AskingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NFLSpinZone

    ... season ago to go under our mini-microscope. Now up on the docket are the Pittsburgh Steelers, a team that won the AFC North this past season for the first time since 2010. Mike Tomlin's club wasn't in the playoffs very long, eliminated by the ...


  13. Andrew Hawkins Speaks on Road to NFL in The Players' Tribune ExclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    ... a four-year, $13.6 million free-agent contract, per , he starred for the Cincinnati Bengals in the AFC North. His break in Cincinnati didn't come until the 2011 campaign, so there are still a number of seasons to account for before ...


  14. Steelers hope Polamalu retires, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ESPN

    ... sack-strip of Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in 2010 propelled the Steelers to a 13-9 win in Baltimore and an AFC North title. The Steelers made another run to the Super Bowl that season but were denied a seventh world championship in a 31-25 loss to ...


  15. Browns quarterback situation is a significant messRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Herald

    ... as an omen). Hoyer seemed to work for a while, as the Browns got out to a 6-3 record and at one point sat atop the AFC North Division. But the journeyman with exactly one start under his belt before he came to Cleveland appeared to reach his ...


  16. 2015 NFL free agency needs: AFC NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    With the NFL's free agent market set to open next Tuesday, we take a division-by-division look at each team's primary needs. On Wednesday, we focus on the NFC and AFC North divisions.


  17. Jacoby Jones' next free agent visit is with Chargers, source saysRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... against the salary cap. Former Ravens wide receiver and kick returner Jacoby Jones could be staying in the AFC North division. Jones is visiting the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday, according to a source. Former Ravens wide receiver and kick returner ...


  18. New Browns QB barely knows ManzielRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Madison Press

    ... and going out and doing that myself, too." The Browns lost their final five games in 2014 to finish 7-9, the only AFC North team not to make the playoffs. They also are the only team in that division without an established starting quarterback. ...


  19. Is Jacoby Jones Leaving Bengals Unsigned A Sign?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | StripeHype

    ... Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports The Bengals know Jacoby Jones very well, since he played for an AFC North division rival, the Baltimore Ravens for three season. They however didn't get a deal done on Monday after a work out with the ...


  20. NFL Mock Drafts: Who do the experts have the Browns taking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 |

    ... allowed more than 2,000 rushing yards in 14 of the past 16 seasons - a recipe for disaster in the black and blue AFC North. The 6-4, 320-pound Brown is a stout run defender who add bulk and strength to an otherwise undersized front. Teams never like ...