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  1. Rapid Reaction: Ravens 31, Broncos 17

    James Walker

    BALTIMORE -- Here are early thoughts on the Baltimore Ravens' 31-17 victory over the Denver Broncos. What it means: The Ravens are 4-1 and remain in first place in the AFC North. What is scary is there's still a few areas Baltimore can tighten up,...

    Blog | October 10, 2010
  2. Will Browns draft Clausen or McCoy?

    James Walker

    It's no secret that the Cleveland Browns are searching for their long-term solution at quarterback. So could Jimmy Clausen or Colt McCoy be the answer? Cleveland patiently watched the draft board fall heavily in its favor Thursday night as two ...

    Blog | April 23, 2010
  3. Five keys to the game for Pittsburgh

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are five keys to Monday night's game for the Pittsburgh Steelers (5-2) against the Denver Broncos (6-1): Be physical: The Baltimore Ravens proved last week that Denver could be worn down by bigger, more ph...

    Blog | November 09, 2009
  4. Week 9 power rankings: AFC North

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Half of the division was on a bye last week. But for the first time this season the AFC North has three teams rated in the top 10. Here is how things shook out in's latest power rankings: Cincinnati...

    Blog | November 03, 2009
  5. Pass rush essential for Ravens

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker BALTIMORE -- If we learned anything from the Ravens' impressive 30-7 thrashing of the previously undefeated Denver Broncos, it's that a pass rush is key for Baltimore's defense. After six games of inconsistent ...

    Blog | November 02, 2009
  6. Thought of the Day: AFC North No. 1?

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker For the second straight week, an AFC North team ended an opponent's undefeated streak. But here's the rub: Both previously unbeaten teams were from other divisions. That brings up a natural "Thought of the D...

    Blog | November 02, 2009
  7. Week 8 power rankings: AFC North

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker The AFC North went 2-1 last week with all three games coming against the NFC North. Here is how it impacted's latest power rankings: Cincinnati Bengals (5-2) Last week: No. 9 Current ranking: ...

    Blog | October 27, 2009
  8. Seven-step drop

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are seven notes and observations from Week 7: Frank Victores/US Presswire Cedric Benson rushed for 189 yards on 37 carries on Sunday's win over the Bears. What was the...

    Blog | October 26, 2009
  9. 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
  10. Week 2 power rankings: AFC North

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker released its Week 2 power rankings Tuesday with minimal changes in the AFC North. This year we streamlined the process to four voters: senior writers Jeff Chadiha and John Clayton, NFC West bl...

    Blog | September 15, 2009
  11. Seven-step drop

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker After a wild slate of games, here are seven observations in the AFC North for Week 1: AP Photo/Ed Reinke The tipped pass for a touchdown by Broncos receiver Brandon Stokley is an ...

    Blog | September 14, 2009
  12. Rapid Reaction: Vikings 34, Browns 20

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker CLEVELAND -- A new regime debuted for the Browns Sunday, but with an all-too-familiar result. In the first game for Browns coach Eric Mangini, Cleveland was simply outmanned and outplayed in the second half dur...

    Blog | September 13, 2009
  13. 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
  14. Debut of Walker's AFC North picks

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker We're going to have even more fun in Year 2 of the AFC North blog. So let's start by unveiling a new feature Thursday of picking a winner for each division game in 2009. I know, I know. There's a lot of pressur...

    Blog | September 10, 2009
  15. Browns schedule analysis

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Breakdown: The Cleveland Browns have been granted an astonishing 11 straight Week 1 home openers, the longest streak in the NFL. Cleveland has blown most of these opportunities as the team is 1-9 in home ope...

    Blog | April 14, 2009
  16. Rookies' exploration of game's past should enhance futures

    James Walker

    At the suggestion of 2007 Hall of Fame inductee Michael Irvin, the NFL is sending rookies to the shrine in Canton, Ohio. James Walker toured with the Atlanta Falcons' and Miami Dolphins' rookies.

    Story | Conversation | June 14, 2008