Originally written on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 2/25/12
For the last several seasons the AFC North Division of the National Football League has been about two teams, the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers. While that appears to be true again heading into the 2012 season, the Steelers can no longer just brush aside the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns. For the Bengals’ part, they received a Wild-Card bid under rookie quarterback Andy Dalton and played tough in losing to the Houston Texans. They also added rookie wide receiver A.J. Green and improved greatly on defense as well. While the verdict is still out on Colt McCoy’s future as the starting QB in Cleveland, no one can say the Browns didn’t play hard in 2011. With the number four selection in the draft, speculation abounds as to whether Cleveland tries to get Robert Griffin III or decides to stay with McCoy and goes after help elsewhere. What this means for the Pittsburgh Steelers is that getting the NFL Draft right is important every year but this year seems to b...
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