AFC North News and Rumors
Senquez Golson says “soft tissue” injury, not shoulder, reason he went for MRIprofootballtalk.com Updated 15 minutes agoThe good news for the Steelers is that 2015 second-round cornerback Senquez Golson says that his shoulder is “100 percent ready to go” after an injury forced him to miss his entire rookie season. The bad news is that Golson still spent some time in an M…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoIt’s a safe bet that Antonio Brown is going to see plenty of action in the Steelers offense during the 2016 season whether it amounts to enough to set a new single-season record for receiving yards or not. Less certain is how big an impact the team’s ot…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 2 hours agoThe Browns announced a bunch of changes and promotions within their personnel department on Tuesday. Kevin Kovash, who’s been with the team since 2013 and has an extensive analytics background, was promoted to vice president of player personnel. Kovash …Share Tweet
John Harbaugh: Committee took machine gun to replay proposalESPN.com 4 hours agoJohn Harbaugh: Committee took machine gun to replay proposalShare TweetESPN.com 6 hours agoBengals rookie WR Tyler Boyd is no Pinto, he's more 'Cadillac'Share Tweet
Ravens' Breshad Perriman stronger after emotionally challenging offseasonESPN.com 7 hours agoRavens' Breshad Perriman stronger after emotionally challenging offseasonShare Tweet
Andrew Whitworth open to move to guard in futureprofootballtalk.com May 30 (yesterday)There were some moments of discord between the Bengals and tackle Andrew Whitworth last offseason, particularly when he suggested the Bengals not draft a tackle in an early round and then watched as the team drafted tackles in both the first and second …Share Tweet
Browns offensive attitude “starts with the run game”profootballtalk.com May 29 (2 days ago)Earlier this offseason, Browns coach Hue Jackson called running backs Isaiah Crowell and Duke Johnson “as good as I’ve seen” during his time in the NFL. Crowell and Johnson said that Jackson’s complimentary words gave them a confidence boost heading int…Share Tweet
John Harbaugh: “All good” with Dennis Pittaprofootballtalk.com May 29 (2 days ago)We checked in with one Ravens pass catcher returning from an injury last week and wide receiver Breshad Perriman said he was feeling strong in his return from the knee injury that kept him from playing at all last season. Tight end Dennis Pitta has been…Share Tweet
Haloti Ngata ready to be a veteran leader in Year 2 in Detroitprofootballtalk.com May 28 (3 days ago)When Haloti Ngata was traded from the Ravens to the Lions last offseason, he stayed in Baltimore for much of the summer, his family still lived there, and it took him a few months before he was really a fit in the Lions’ defense. This year, however, Nga…Share Tweet
Big Ben's newborn rocks Penguins onesie, Steelers celebrate Cup runESPN.com May 27 (4 days ago)Big Ben's newborn rocks Penguins onesie, Steelers celebrate Cup runShare TweetNavy's Reynolds receives final OK to join RavensShare TweetRavens wide receiver Breshad Perriman’s rookie season was over before it started thanks to a knee injury suffered on the first day of training camp that was initially shrugged off as nothing serious. The knee never improved and Perriman wound up missing…Share TweetThe Browns announced the signing of fourth-round safety Derrick Kindred Friday. Kindred was a 30-game starter and played in 50 games over four years at TCU. He had eight career interceptions and was an All-Big 12 pick last season. With the Browns releas…Share Tweet
Patriots fans wanted to see Ravens lose a draft pickFor committing a blatant violation of the offseason workout rules, the NFL imposed more than $480,000 in fines against the Ravens and coach John Harbaugh and stripped the team of a week of Organized Team Activities. For some fans (i.e., Patriots fans), …Share TweetRavens defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan wore No. 97 during his first two years in the NFL, but is sporting No. 99 this season after it became free following Chris Canty’s departure from the team. Jernigan explained that he made the switch because he admi…Share TweetSteelers wide receiver Antonio Brown finished the 2015 season with 1,834 receiving yards, which was good for second in the league behind Julio Jones and the fourth-best total in the history of the NFL. Brown put up those numbers despite playing in an of…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 27 (4 days ago)Over the last two seasons, Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Antonio Brown has totaled an NFL-high 265 catches for 3,532 yards and 23 touchdowns; he's been an All-Pro pick both years. And on Thursday, he said he might be even better. The 27-year-old is just …Share TweetESPN.com May 27 (4 days ago)Bengals would miss more than just Tyler Eifert's receivingShare Tweet
Breshad Perriman has a lot to proveMay 30ESPN Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley discusses how wide receiver Breshad Perriman has to earn his role after not playing a snap as a rookie.
Hill applauds Rice speaking to Ravens' rookiesMay 29ESPN analyst Jemele Hill approves of the Baltimore Ravens inviting estranged running back Ray Rice to speak to their rookies.
Sapp has fun with Jernigan on social mediaMay 27Jim Trotter and Darren Woodson share their thoughts on Hall of Fame DT Warren Sapp responding to the Ravens tweet on Twitter saying Timmy Jernigan will be changing his number to 99 in honor of Sapp.
Hill: Not at all surprised Ravens asked Rice to talk to rookiesMay 27Cari Champion talks to Jemele Hill about Ray Rice visiting the Ravens and speaking to rookies about life lessons.