1. Is the Ravens' Choice Not to Tag Eugene Monroe Too Big of a Gamble?

    The Baltimore Ravens could have used the franchise tag or transition tag on left tackle Eugene Monroe by Monday's deadline but opted not to . The Ravens have a respectable $24...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 3,415 reads 12 comments

  2. Dennis Pitta Deal Is Crucial First Step to Ravens Improving in 2014

    The Baltimore Ravens took care of their most important offseason business on Friday, inking tight end Dennis Pitta to a five-year contract . The Baltimore Sun 's Aaron Wilson confirms Pitta's deal is worth a total of $32 million...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 4,418 reads 10 comments

  3. Scouting Combine Offensive Linemen Who Have the Ravens' Attention

    The Baltimore Ravens had one of the league's worst offensive lines in the 2013 season. As a result, the Ravens averaged a dismal 3.1 yards per rushing attempt and quarterback Joe Flacco was sacked a career-high 48 times...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 3,952 reads 2 comments

  4. Is Derek Carr Destined to Be the Browns' Latest Quarterback of the Future?

    It's not news that the Cleveland Browns are in the market for a rookie quarterback this year. Three of the top prospects have already been linked to the team—Johnny Manziel ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 14,979 reads 176 comments

  5. Is It Smart for the Bengals to Extend Andy Dalton's Contract This Offseason?

    Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said last week at the NFL Scouting Combine that a contract extension could be in the works for quarterback Andy Dalton . Lewis, per Bengals...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 3,489 reads 63 comments

  6. Priority Positions the Steelers Will Be Watching at NFL Scouting Combine

    The NFL Scouting Combine began on Thursday, with players reported to be weighed and measured and coaches and general managers taking to the podium to give carefully crafted insights into their teams' offseason plans...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 12,414 reads 24 comments

  7. What Kyle Shanahan Hiring Means for Browns TE Jordan Cameron's 2014

    The newest round of coaching changes for the Cleveland Browns will certainly put many players' roster spots in flux over the coming months. However, tight end Jordan Cameron isn't one of them...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 12,566 reads 9 comments

  8. Terrell Suggs Extension Is a Win-Win for Ravens, Suggs

    The Baltimore Ravens announced Monday that they had signed linebacker Terrell Suggs to a four-year contract extension , one that figures to make him a member of the team for the rest of his professional playing career...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 5,295 reads 13 comments

  9. Browns' Jimmy Haslam Is Running an NFL Franchise All Wrong

    "I underestimated this," said Jimmy Haslam regarding the ownership of the Cleveland Browns in his press conference on Tuesday...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 17,463 reads 208 comments

  10. Browns Should Waste No Time Getting Brandon Weeden out of Cleveland

    On Tuesday, the Cleveland Browns fired CEO Joe Banner and general manager Michael Lombardi after one season with the team...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 11,751 reads 71 comments

  11. Everything You Must Know About the Cleveland Browns' New Front Office

    The changes to the Cleveland Browns didn't end with the coaching staff. Team owner Jimmy Haslam announced on Tuesday that general manager Michael Lombardi will be replaced ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 7,266 reads 34 comments

  12. Where to Start: The Browns and Their Biggest Roster Needs for 2014

    The Cleveland Browns finished the 2013 season with a 4-12 record that prompted yet another overhaul of the coaching staff...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 6,053 reads 39 comments

  13. Why the Ravens Must Re-Sign Jacoby Jones

    The Baltimore Ravens have a number of difficult decisions to make about their upcoming group of free agent players...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 6,170 reads 20 comments

  14. How the Bengals Can Survive Michael Johnson's Potential Departure

    The highest-profile of the Cincinnati Bengals ' impending crop of free agents is defensive end Michael Johnson . Johnson had 56 combined tackles in the 2013 regular season, as well as 3...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 4,655 reads 41 comments

  15. What Does Kyle Shanahan Need from Browns to Rejuvenate Cleveland's Offense?

    The Cleveland Browns announced on Monday night that they have found their latest offensive coordinator—Kyle Shanahan, who joins the Browns after four seasons working in the same capacity in Washington...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 14,728 reads 75 comments

  16. What Do Mike Munchak, James Saxon Hires Mean for the Steelers Offense?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers recently made two important coaching changes, ones that directly affect areas in which the team struggled during the 2013 season. They parted ways with offensive line coach Jack Bicknell Jr...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 15,786 reads 37 comments

  17. What Each New Coach Will Bring to the Baltimore Ravens in 2014

    The Baltimore Ravens made four key additions to their coaching staff in the past few days. They named former Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak offensive coordinator to replace Jim Caldwell, who left to be the Detroit Lions head coach...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 2,154 reads 0 comments

  18. Will the Browns' New Coaching Staff Make the Defense Any Better?

    The Cleveland Browns rounded out their defensive coaching staff this week, hiring Jim O'Neil as defensive coordinator, Brian Fleury as assistant linebackers coach and Jeff Hafley as defensive backs coach...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 7,355 reads 58 comments

  19. Hiring Gary Kubiak Won't Make a Difference If Ravens Don't Fix Offensive Line

    The Baltimore Ravens have filled their offensive coordinator vacancy, hiring former Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak to take the job, the team announced on Monday...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 3,453 reads 19 comments

  20. What Impact Will Mike Pettine Hire Have on Browns' Roster, Organization?

    The Cleveland Browns introduced Mike Pettine as their new head coach on Thursday, ending a nearly month-long search to fill the vacancy left after the firing of Rob Chudzinski ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 25,097 reads 59 comments

  21. Mike Pettine Is Best Choice for Browns Now, but Future Remains Very Uncertain

    The Cleveland Browns ' month-long coaching search has ended with the team announcing on Thursday that it has hired Mike Pettine , most recently the Buffalo Bills ' defensive coordinator...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 28,815 reads 135 comments

  22. What the Baltimore Ravens Need from Their New Offensive Coordinator

    The Baltimore Ravens are on the hunt for a new offensive coordinator, with their previous one, Jim Caldwell, now the Detroit Lions ' new head coach...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 3,225 reads 4 comments

  23. It's Too Early to Discuss Cleveland Browns Trading Up for Johnny Manziel

    In a report detailing the latest on the Cleveland Browns coaching search, CBS Sports' Jason LaCanfora included this gem, presented with little fanfare as part of ...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 31,403 reads 164 comments

  24. What Are the Bengals' Options with Their 2014 Free Agents?

    The Cincinnati Bengals are one of the most financially prudent franchises in the NFL , which has helped them avoid the salary-cap pitfalls of other teams...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 6,758 reads 25 comments

  25. Should the Ravens Turn Away from Ray Rice as Their Starting Running Back?

    The Baltimore Ravens are down their offensive coordinator, with Jim Caldwell accepting the Detroit Lions ' head coaching job. They also lack a running backs coach, having parted ways with Wilbert Montgomery two weeks ago...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 6 months ago 17,276 reads 73 comments