AFC North's all-expensive team

These are the AFC North players who have the highest salary-cap numbers for 2013 at their positions. As far as the breakdown goes, the Pittsburgh Steelers had the most players on this team with eight and the Browns had the least with four.


Quarterback: Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers ($13.5 million)

Running back: Ray Rice, Ravens ($5.75 million)

Fullback: Chris Pressley, Cincinnati Bengals ($1 million)

Wide receivers: A.J. Green, Bengals ($5.3 million) and Jacoby Jones, Ravens ($4.9 million)

Tight end: Heath Miller, Steelers ($7.9 million)

Left tackle: Joe Thomas, Cleveland Browns ($11.4 million)

Left guard: Travelle Wharton, Bengals ($3.3 million)

Center: Alex Mack, Browns ($5 million)

Right guard: Marshal Yanda, Ravens ($7.4 million)

Right tackle: Andre Smith, Bengals ($6.1 million)


Defensive ends/tackles: Haloti Ngata, Ravens ($11.5 million) and Michael Johnson, Bengals ($11.1 million)

Nose tackle: Domata Peko, Bengals ($5.1 million)

Outside linebackers: Terrell Suggs, Ravens ($13 million) and LaMarr Woodley, Steelers ($9.1 million)

Inside linebackers: D'Qwell Jackson, Browns ($6.4 million) and Lawrence Timmons, Steelers ($5.8 million)

Cornerbacks: Ike Taylor, Steelers ($9.4 million) and Joe Haden, Browns ($9.2 million)

Free safety: Ryan Clark, Steelers ($4.7 million)

Strong safety: Troy Polamalu, Steelers ($10.1 million)


Kicker: Shaun Suisham, Steelers ($1.7 million)

Punter: Kevin Huber, Bengals ($2.7 million)