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  1. Thoughts on Bryant McKinnie, Ravens

    James Walker

    The Baltimore Ravens got help on the offensive line by agreeing to a two-year contract with former Minnesota Vikings Pro Bowl offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie on Tuesday. Here are several thoughts on the move: The first thought is concerning M...

    Blog | August 23, 2011
  2. The future according to 'Madden 11'

    James Walker

    This AFC North blogger has officially retired from the popular "Madden" video game series. Free time during football season is just too scarce. But this weekend I rented a copy of "Madden 11" for (cough, cough) research purposes. Our community wan...

    Blog | August 16, 2010
  3. A look back: No. 7 and No. 18 picks

    James Walker

    Sometimes you have to look at the past to get a glimpse of the future. The Cleveland Browns (No. 7) and Pittsburgh Steelers (No. 18) have the first two draft picks in the AFC North this year. But that doesn't always guarantee they will get the bes...

    Blog | February 19, 2010
  4. Is the AFC North outdated?

    James Walker

    If you look at various rule changes over the years and the two teams playing in Super Bowl XLIV, one thing is clear: The NFL wants offense and scoring -- and plenty of it. So what does this mean for the future of the AFC North? It's one of t...

    Blog | February 11, 2010
  5. Seven-step drop

    James Walker

    Here are seven thoughts and observations from Week 14 in the AFC North: It took a three-interception game from quarterback Joe Flacco in Week 13 to get the Baltimore Ravens (7-6) to go back to their successful blueprint of 2008. Although it was ag...

    Blog | December 14, 2009
  6. Morning take: Benson's long road back

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are the most interesting stories Thursday in the AFC North: Cincinnati Bengals tailback Cedric Benson has taken a long road back to facing his former team Sunday in the Chicago Bears. Morning take: Ben...

    Blog | October 22, 2009
  7. Wrap-up: Vikings 33, Ravens 31

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker With kickers, you never know how they'll respond to the immense pressure of a potential game-winning kick. Steve Hauschka of the Baltimore Ravens had that opportunity Sunday and failed during a 33-31 loss to th...

    Blog | October 18, 2009
  8. Reality Check: Ravens

    James Walker

    Other 3-0 teams: Giants | Vikings | Saints | Jets | Ravens | Colts | Broncos Posted by's James Walker Are the Ravens for real? The NFL Blog Network breaks down each of the seven teams that started the season 3-0. What they've accomp...

    Blog | October 01, 2009
  9. Morning take: The Flacco factor

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are the most interesting stories Friday in the AFC North: The Baltimore Ravens' season could hinge on how much quarterback Joe Flacco improves in his second year. Morning take: The Ravens haven't put t...

    Blog | September 11, 2009
  10. Birk to protect Flacco

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Birk The Baltimore Ravens went for stability over the unknown by agreeing to terms with 10-year veteran center Matt Birk Wednesday. Following the departure of center Jason Brown...

    Blog | March 04, 2009
  11. Seven-step drop

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are seven notes and observations from this weekend's preseason games in the AFC North: Although it's never good to put too much value on the preseason, based on Saturday's performance the Cincinnati Bengals are ...

    Blog | August 25, 2008
  12. Ravens QB job is Smith's to lose

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker AP Photo/Gail Burton Troy Smith could nail down the starting quarterback job with a strong performance against the Rams. Baltimore Ravens quarterback Troy Smith didn't pass the test in his firs...

    Blog | August 21, 2008
  13. Still no answers for Ravens

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Chris Gardner/US Presswire Baltimore Ravens quarterback Kyle Boller throws a pass against the Minnesota Vikings during the second half of their preseason game at M&T Bank Stadium Saturday ni...

    Blog | August 16, 2008
  14. An open letter to Troy Smith

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Jim Rogash/Getty Images Troy Smith will get the start at quarterback for Baltimore on Saturday against Minnesota. Dear Troy Smith, It's James Walker in Cleveland, your hometown. I'm not the let...

    Blog | August 13, 2008