Morning take: Browns' GM, coaching options

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

Morning take: I'm not overwhelmed by this list, but that's why Holmgren is paid the big bucks. Every decision he makes this offseason will be important.

Morning take: This is a good move. This week should be about Cincinnati clinching a playoff spot and the division, not one player's revenge.

Morning take: Smith's best opportunity came last year when starter Joe Flacco was a rookie. But an illness cut that chance short. Now Smith has to go elsewhere for another shot.

Morning take: I promise you will be surprised by who makes the cut and who doesn't for Pittsburgh. Click the link to find out.