Morning take: Steelers clinch AFC North

Posted by ESPN.com's James Walker

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

Morning take: With the No. 2 seed in hand, the Steelers (11-3) have nothing to lose and everything to gain next week against the Tennessee Titans (12-2).

Morning take: For an explanation of the call, click here.

  • The Cincinnati Bengals jumped out to a 17-point lead and held on to win their second game of the season with a 20-13 victory over the Washington Redskins.

Morning take: It's official: This isn't the worst season in Bengals history. It's merely one of the worst.

Morning take: The Browns are 2-0 on Monday and 2-9 otherwise. Perhaps the day of the week will help Cleveland once again.