Morning take: Ravens wide receivers

Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North:

Morning take: This is a big part of any offense, and Anquan Boldin, Derrick Mason and T.J. Houshmandzadeh averaged only 3.0 YAC per reception. Adding a speedy deep threat will help in this category.

  • Pending free-agent running back Cedric Benson says he's willing to return to the Cincinnati Bengals.

Morning take: Benson had issues with former offensive coordinator Bob Bratkowski. But it appears new OC Jay Gruden wants to utilize Benson more in his switch to the West Coast offense.

Morning take: Cleveland will get its final look at prospects up close before next month's NFL draft, as the team narrows its choices at No. 6 overall.

  • Here is more on the Pittsburgh Steelers' hire of defensive backs coach Carnell Lake.

Morning take: Lake was a very smart player for Pittsburgh, and the Steelers believe that will translate into the coaching ranks.