Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Morning take: Max Starks update
By James Walker
Here are the most interesting stories Wednesday in the AFC North:
Morning take: Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says Starks may only miss one game. Backup Jonathan Scott will likely start Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.
- The injured ankle of Pittsburgh Steelers left tackle Max Starks is not as serious as originally projected.
Morning take: A loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers doesn't inspire much confidence. The Browns need a win badly against the Kansas City Chiefs in Cleveland's home opener.
Morning take: One game does not make a season. Look for defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer to ride his group hard this week.
- The Cincinnati Bengals' defense will go back to basics after getting shredded by the New England Patriots.
Morning take: I've watched Zbikowski field punts in training camp and the preseason, and he is good. But I wonder if all those snaps at safety impacts his effectiveness. Perhaps a rotation with Chris Carr would help.