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Armonty Bryant almost had a very short tenure with the Browns. The seventh-round pick was arrested for DUI only six days after being picked. The Browns considered renouncing their rights to the defensive end, who had been arrested in October 2012 on a m…
AFC North position ranks: Offensive lineUpdated May 10 Share TweetThe AFC North blog is continuing its rankings of each position for the next week. This is a projection on how the group will fare this season. It's not an evaluation based on last year. For Friday, let's look at the offensive line. 1. Cleveland Browns: …
Final: AFC North's top 20 free agentsUpdated May 10 Share TweetWith full-team minicamps beginning in about two weeks, the AFC North blog is taking one final look at the division's top 20 free agents. Only one player, Josh Cribbs, remains unsigned. The division teams were able to keep nine players on the list. Remem…Share TweetA look at a key player from each AFC North team who needs to show something in offseason sessions: Baltimore Ravens: Cornerback Jimmy Smith. Most Ravens first-round picks start as rookies. Smith hasn't established himself yet, and he's entering his thir…
Bengals begin the Margus Hunt projectUpdated May 10 Share TweetThe Cincinnati Bengals start their rookie minicamp on Friday, which means it's time for the Margus Hunt project to officially begin. Selected in the second round by the Bengals, Hunt is the AFC North's most intriguing draft pick this year. He's the defe…
Wake-up: Browns' Bryant reports to campUpdated May 10 Share TweetThe Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns will begin their rookie minicamps Friday. There will be no hitting and no pads. It's just a bunch of 20-something hopefuls trying to act like they know what's going on after being drafted two weeks ago. Many o…
Don Banks: Now the NFL's lone iron man, Fletcher reflects on his past, fut…May 10With the retirement of Tampa Bay defensive back Ronde Barber this week, the NFL lost one of its consummate professionals and a player who had become a hallmark of consistency throughout his celebrated 16-year career.
The 13th annual ranking of the NBA's top-50 players, Part 3May 10Welcome to the conclusion of Bill Simmons's annual ranking of the NBA's top 50 most valuable assets.