Morning take: The Flacco factor
September, 11, 2009
By James Walker | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com’s James Walker
Here are the most interesting stories Friday in the AFC North:
- The Baltimore Ravens' season could hinge on how much quarterback Joe Flacco improves in his second year.
- The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Tennessee Titans. But they will have to move on without injured safety Troy Polamalu.
- The Cincinnati Bengals were given a 24-hour extension by the NFL in hopes of avoiding a blackout Sunday against the Denver Broncos.
- Cleveland Browns coach Eric Mangini and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre are sharing the same field once again this weekend.