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Weeden could get one more year in Cleveland
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 7, 2013
New owner, new CEO, new General Manager, new coach. New quarterback too, right? Maybe not. Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland believes that the Browns will give Brandon Weeden, a birthday-challenged first-round pick in 2012, a chance to secure the job over th…Upvote Share Tweet
Ravens’ Bryan Hall looking forward to move to linebackerThe Ravens’ inside linebacking corps took a hit this offseason with the departures of Ray Lewis and Dannell Ellerbe. Their attempt to replace them in the lineup won’t be limited to signing free agents or drafting rookies later this month. They’ll alUpvote Share Tweet
AFC North programming noteESPN.com Apr 7, 2013Free agency has hit a lull. The draft is 18 days away. This seems to be a good time to take a quick break and re-charge the batteries. The bad news: You won't have me around to provide my take on the latest news in the AFC North. Our blog editors will p…Upvote Share TweetThe news that Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will play Johnny Unitas in an upcoming film has revealed an unfortunate rift within the family of the late Hall of Fame quarterback. Joe Unitas (pictured), Johnny’s son by his second marriage, co-wrote the scrUpvote Share TweetRecently, free-agent linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo has been backpedaling more than a cornerback. After suggesting this his support for same-sex marriage was a factor in his release by the Ravens, Ayanbadejo quickly said it wasn’t. Now, not long after exUpvote Share Tweet
On the clock: Are Steelers still 'relevant'?ESPN.com Apr 7, 2013In the video above, Mel Kiper Jr., Chris Mortensen and Trent Dilfer discuss whether the Steelers' fear factor is gone and talk about how they can develop young talent to remain relevant. Mortensen believes the Steelers are "on the bubble" when…Upvote Share Tweet