AFC North: 2013 AFC North pre-draft starting lineups

The AFC North blog is continuing to look at the projected starters (as the roster stands right now) for each team in the division this week:

BALTIMORE RAVENS

Offense

QB: Joe Flacco

RB: Ray Rice

FB: Vonta Leach

WRs: Torrey Smith, Tandon Doss or Jacoby Jones

TE: Dennis Pitta

LT: Michael Oher

LG: Jah Reid or Ramon Harewood

C: Gino Gradkowski

RG: Marshal Yanda

RT: Kelechi Osemele



Defense

LDE: Art Jones or Marcus Spears

NT: Haloti Ngata

DT: Chris Canty

LOLB: Terrell Suggs

LILB: Jameel McClain*

RILB: Albert McClellan

ROLB: Elvis Dumervil or Courtney Upshaw

LCB: Lardarius Webb*

FS: Michael Huff

SS: James Ihedigbo

RCB: Corey Graham or Jimmy Smith



Special teams

K: Justin Tucker

P: Sam Koch

LS: Morgan Cox

KR-PR: Jacoby Jones

* -- Injured
The AFC North blog is continuing to look at the projected starters (as the roster stands right now) for each team in the division this week:

CLEVELAND BROWNS

Offense

QB: Brandon Weeden

RB: Trent Richardson

FB: Owen Marecic

WRs: Josh Gordon, Greg Little

TE: Jordan Cameron

LT: Joe Thomas

LG: Jason Pinkston*

C: Alex Mack

RG: Shawn Lauvao

RT: Mitchell Schwartz




Defense

DT: Ahtyba Rubin

NT: Phillip Taylor

RDE: Desmond Bryant

LOLB: Paul Kruger

LILB: Craig Robertson

RILB: D'Qwell Jackson

ROLB: Jabaal Sheard

LCB: Joe Haden

FS: Tashaun Gipson or Eric Hagg

SS: T.J. Ward

RCB: Buster Skrine




Special teams

K: Brandon Bogotay

P: Spencer Lanning

LS: Christian Yount

KR-PR: Travis Benjamin

* -- Injured
The AFC North blog is continuing to look at the projected starters (as the roster stands right now) for each team in the division this week:

CINCINNATI BENGALS

Offense

QB: Andy Dalton

RB: BenJarvus Green-Ellis

FB: Chris Pressley or John Conner

WRs: A.J. Green, Mohamed Sanu*

TE: Jermaine Gresham

LT: Andrew Whitworth

LG: Clint Boling

C: Kyle Cook or Trevor Robinson

RG: Kevin Zeitler

RT: Anthony Collins




Defense

LDE: Carlos Dunlap

NT: Domata Peko

DT: Geno Atkins

RDE: Michael Johnson

OLB: Vontaze Burfict

MLB: Rey Maualuga

OLB: Emmanuel Lamur or Aaron Maybin

LCB: Terence Newman or Dre Kirkpatrick

FS: Reggie Nelson

SS: Taylor Mays or Jeromy Miles

RCB: Leon Hall




Special teams

K: Mike Nugent

P: Kevin Huber

LS: Clark Harris

KR-PR: Brandon Tate

* -- Injured
The first wave of free agency is over and the draft is still over 20 days away. This is a good time to see what the starting lineup stands right now, which is a good way to see where the needs exist. The AFC North blog will look at each team's projected starters throughout the week.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS

Offense

QB: Ben Roethlisberger

RB: Jonathan Dwyer or Isaac Redman

FB: David Johnson or Will Johnson

WRs: Antonio Brown, Emmanuel Sanders

TE: Heath Miller*

LT: Marcus Gilbert

LG: Ramon Foster

C: Maurkice Pouncey

RG: David DeCastro

RT: Mike Adams




Defense

LDE: Ziggy Hood

NT: Steve McLendon

RDE: Brett Keisel

LOLB: LaMarr Woodley

LILB: Larry Foote

RILB: Lawrence Timmons

ROLB: Jason Worilds

LCB: Cortez Allen

FS: Ryan Clark

SS: Troy Polamalu

RCB: Ike Taylor




Special teams

K: Shaun Suisham

P: Drew Butler

LS: Greg Warren

KR: Emmanuel Sanders

PR: Antonio Brown

* -- Injured

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