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  1. Steelers upgrade at backup quarterback

    Jamison Hensley

    The Steelers upgraded their backup quarterback spot by agreeing to terms on a three-year contract with Bruce Gradkowski, according to NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Pittsburgh wanted to get younger at that spot after Charlie Batch (38 years old) and B...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  2. Wake-up: Addition to Browns O-line?

    Jamison Hensley

    By Tuesday, teams will have to be under the salary cap, restricted free agents will get their tenders and unrestricted free agents will be able to sign with anyone. As we wait for the mayhem to start, here's your wake-up call ... RAVENS: Running b...

    Blog | March 08, 2013
  3. Eight in the Box: Quarterback situations

    Jamison Hensley

    Welcome to Eight in the Box, an NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week's topic: How each AFC North team needs to address the quarterback position. Baltimore Ravens: The biggest issue with Baltimore is wheth...

    Blog | March 01, 2013
  4. First look at free agency: Pittsburgh Steelers

    Jamison Hensley

    Here's what the Pittsburgh Steelers should do with their prime free agents. The NFL free-agency period begins March 12. SHOULD RE-SIGN ILB Larry Foote, QB Charlie Batch, G/C Doug Legursky, S Will Allen. The Steelers need to bring back Foote ...

    Blog | February 08, 2013
  5. Wake-up: Browns to talk to Raheem Morris

    Jamison Hensley

    Like every morning in the AFC North blog, here's your wake-up call ... RAVENS: Ravens defensive lineman Arthur Jones thinks his younger brother, Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones, will play in the AFC Championship Game, but he hasn't gotten an...

    Blog | January 17, 2013
  6. Steelers in big trouble without Big Ben

    Jamison Hensley

    CLEVELAND -- Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin didn't hide his anger after his offense produced more turnovers (eight) than points (seven) in a 20-14 loss to the Cleveland Browns. "I'm surprised it was that close given the turnover situation,"...

    Blog | November 25, 2012
  7. Final Word: AFC North

    Jamison Hensley

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 12: Veteran arm: Charlie Batch is the third starting quarterback in as many games for the Steelers after Ben Roethlisberger and Byron Leftwich went down with rib and shoulder injuries in consecutive weeks. Batc...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  8. AFC North quarterback report card

    Jamison Hensley

    A look at how the quarterbacks around the division fared in Week 11: Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals Stats: 18-for-29 (62.1 percent) for 230 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions. Comment: Dalton followed up his best game in the NFL wit...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  9. Why didn't Tomlin pull injured Leftwich?

    Jamison Hensley

    If Byron Leftwich isn't healthy to play Sunday at Cleveland, why did coach Mike Tomlin let the quarterback finish last Sunday night's game against the Ravens? Tomlin said he never seriously thought about pulling Leftwich because his play didn't di...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  10. Updates on Polamalu and Roethlisberger

    Jamison Hensley

    At his weekly Tuesday news conference, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin ruled out quarterback Byron Leftwich and wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery for Sunday's game but doesn't believe their rib injuries are season-ending ones. Tomlin said Troy Polamalu i...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  11. Wake-up: Steelers to work out Kafka, Hoyer

    Jamison Hensley

    If you missed it, there was some news late Monday afternoon in the AFC North. The NFL announced a one-game suspension of Ravens safety Ed Reed. Sources confirmed that Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich is unlikely to play with rib and shoulder injur...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  12. Starting Batch isn't bad option for Steelers

    Jamison Hensley

    For the second time in two games, the Steelers lost a starting quarterback to rib and shoulder injuries. That's really unlucky, right? Not necessarily. Losing starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was a major hit to the Steelers because he was h...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  13. Leftwich's rusty play should raise concerns

    Jamison Hensley

    No one expected Byron Leftwich to play like Ben Roethlisberger. But the Steelers need Leftwich to put together a sharper performance if they want to remain in the playoff hunt. In the 13-10 loss to the Ravens, Leftwich looked like a quarterback wh...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  14. Rapid Reaction: Ravens 13, Steelers 10

    Jamison Hensley

    PITTSBURGH -- My thoughts on the Baltimore Ravens' 13-10 win at the Pittsburgh Steelers: What it means: The Ravens (8-2) took control of the AFC North, moving two games ahead of the Steelers (6-4). This was Baltimore's 12th straight win in the div...

    Blog | November 18, 2012
  15. Final Word: AFC North

    Jamison Hensley

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 11: Shaking off the rust: Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich, who is replacing Ben Roethlisberger, will make his first start since September 2009. It's been even longer since he celebrated a win as a starting ...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  16. Ravens once wanted Leftwich over Suggs

    Jamison Hensley

    Nine years ago, the Baltimore Ravens wanted the quarterback who is starting against them Sunday (Byron Leftwich) more than the best player currently on their own defense (Terrell Suggs). Confused? Well, the first round of the 2003 draft was all ab...

    Blog | November 15, 2012