AFC North evening links: Palmer's serious

Here are the latest happenings Wednesday evening in the AFC North:

  • Clark Judge of CBS Sports reports Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer remains serious about retirement.

  • Pro Football Focus writes Baltimore Ravens cornerback Josh Wilson is better than both Johnathan Joseph of the Cincinnati Bengals and Ike Taylor of the Pittsburgh Steelers.

  • Ravens safety and professional boxer Tom Zbikowski says teammate Haloti Ngata could be a heavyweight champion with just a year of training.

  • Tony Grossi of the Cleveland Plain Dealer takes a look at the possibility of Clemson defensive end Da'Quan Bowers falling to the Browns at No. 6.