This is the February 22, 2012 news archive. View today's AFC North rumors and news.
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profootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2012From 1980 through 1994, a period that covered both of the team’s Super Bowl berths (including the franchise’s most recent playoff win), Jim McNally coached the offensive line in Cincinnati. And he’s back. The team announced today that McNally has reShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 22, 2012We don’t know who will take snaps at quarterback for the Browns next year. We do know who will call the plays: The same guy that called them last year. Pat Shurmur said Wednesday that he will remain the team’s playcaller, while new offensive coordinatShare Tweet
AFC North programming noteA Wednesday afternoon in February proved to be an unusually busy day in the AFC North, from Pat Shumur cautioning everyone from assuming the Browns will draft Robert Griffin III to Terrell Suggs ripping Tim Tebow again to Mike Wallace acknowledging he m…Share TweetThe Browns may be in the market for an upgrade at quarterback this year and will surely keep a close eye on Robert Griffin III beginning this week at the Scouting Combine. But publicly, they’re giving incumbent starter Colt McCoy a vote of confidence. BShare TweetMike Wallace said contract talks are ongoing with the Steelers, but the wide receiver acknowledged that he might not be playing in Pittsburgh this season. "[Pittsburgh is] where I would like to be, but we all know that it is a business and you have…Share Tweet
Ravens' Suggs rips Tim Tebow -- againIn a GQ article about Tim Tebow, Terrell Suggs and Brady Quinn made critical remarks about the Broncos quarterback. Quinn has since clarified his remarks, saying his quotes were taken out of context. Don't expect a similar apology from Suggs. For some r…Share TweetTo celebrate Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and offensive coordinator Todd Haley talking, the AFC North blog family should do the same. We'll kick off our weekly AFC North chat at 2 p.m. ET, and it's never too early to post some questions. So t…Share Tweet
Should starting records count for QBs?In debating whether the Ravens' Joe Flacco deserves to make top-five quarterback money, ESPN's Michael Smith brings up an interesting point: Should starting records count for quarterbacks? Smith is strongly against using wins and losses as a leading ind…Share TweetBen Roethlisberger has met with new Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported, citing multiple team sources.Share TweetEvery morning, grab a cup of coffee and get your AFC North wake-up call here: Now that Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and offensive coordinator Todd Haley have reportedly spoken to each other, let's move onto another AFC North situation where t…Share Tweet
Wallace out of Steel City?Feb 22Steelers WR Mike Wallace says he's interested in playing for the 49ers or the Patriots if he's not in Pittsburgh next season.
Terrell Suggs Rips Tim TebowFeb 22Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Terrell Suggs comments calling Tim Tebow terrible.
Roethlisberger Meets HaleyFeb 22Adam Schefter on the report Ben Roethlisberger met with new offensive coordinator Todd Haley.