Morning take: Maualuga to start
September, 8, 2009
By James Walker | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com’s James Walker
Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North:
- After a stellar preseason and training camp, Cincinnati Bengals rookie linebacker Rey Maualuga was promoted to starter for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos.
- With Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons’ status in question Thursday against the Tennessee Titans, backup Keyaron Fox says he’s ready to step in.
- Cleveland Browns receiver and return specialist Joshua Cribbs says he’s optimistic he will play Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
- The Baltimore Ravens are heavy favorites against the Kansas City Chiefs.