AFC North links: Stafford to Cleveland at No. 5?
March, 12, 2009
Posted by ESPN.com staff
- Linebacker Ray Lewis has a news conference scheduled for next week, which will be attended by team owner Steve Bisciotti, general manager Ozzie Newsome and coach John Harbaugh.
- NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock predicts the Bengals will draft offensive tackle Eugene Monroe at No. 6. Meanwhile, SportingNews.com has the Bengals' cross-state rivals, the Browns, taking quarterback Matthew Stafford at No. 5.
- The Browns released popular receiver Joe Jurevicius Wednesday. A statement from Jurevicius' agent indicated the Browns' decision may have involved more than just money.
- Eric Mangini is following a trend set by his predecessors, bringing many of his former players to Cleveland.
- The Steelers may be more interested in free agent Chris Carr as a kick returner rather than a defensive back.
- The Steelers signed offensive tackle Willie Colon to a one-year contract Wednesday.