Morning take: Hines Ward will return
February, 7, 2011
By James Walker | ESPN.com
Here are the most interesting stories Monday in the AFC North:
- After a tough loss in Super Bowl XLV, Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward says he will return for his 14th NFL season.
- Despite being linked to other openings, Ravens director of player personnel Eric DeCosta says he's not leaving Baltimore.
- Can president Mike Holmgren lead the Cleveland Browns to the Super Bowl?
- Former Ravens coach and NFL analyst Brian Billick says it will take new Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden time to implement his system.