Posted by ESPN.com's James Walker
Philip Zaroo of Mlive.com writes it was time to move on for former Cincinnati Bengals running back Rudi Johnson, who is now a Detroit Lion.
Morning take: Johnson says he had a feeling all along he would leave Cincinnati, yet has no idea why he was released. Interesting. Our guess is Johnson is taking the high road.
Tim MacMahon of the Dallas Morning News points out eight similarities between the Cleveland Browns and Dallas Cowboys.
Morning take: Here's another similarity: Neither team has won playoff games in a very long time.
ESPN.com's John Clayton reports the Pittsburgh Steelers shipped center Sean Mahan to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a seventh-round draft pick.
Morning take: The Sean Mahan experiment was a disaster from the beginning in Pittsburgh. Let's see if the Justin Hartwig experiment works better.