Posted by ESPN.com's James Walker
Here are the most interesting stories Wednesday in the AFC North:
- The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to trade or release starting linebacker Larry Foote, and Foote says he's ready to move on.
Morning take: Now that the word is out, expects this to hurt Foote's trade value. But the time is now for reserve Lawrence Timmons to step up.
- The Cincinnati Bengals released two punters after drafting Kevin Huber in the fifth round.
Morning take: That was fast. I was expecting at least one extra punter to stick around and compete, but it looks like Cincinnati has its mind made up.
- The Cleveland Browns are looking at veteran free-agent receiver Drew Bennett.
Morning take: The Browns just drafted two rookie receivers and could still use veteran help. Could Bennett be that guy?
- Do the Baltimore Ravens still need a receiver?
Morning take: No team is stacked in every area. We will see if the Ravens add depth at receiver in the coming weeks.