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Around the AFC North: Reggie Wayne joining division?

Is future hall-of-fame receiver Reggie Wayne joining the AFC North?

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With NFL training camps opening next week, and Steelers and Vikings training camps opening this week, here are the biggest stories from around the AFC North.

Baltimore Ravens

Baltimore interested in Reggie Wayne?

According to WRTV-6 in Indianapolis, the Ravens are among teams showing interest in free agent wide receiver Reggie Wayne. There's no telling if Baltimore is seriously considering the 36-year-old, but they are in need of another veteran receiver.

As of now, Steve Smith, Michael Campanaro, Kamar Aiken and Marlon Brown are Baltimore's top four receivers from last year who are still on their roster. Smith did catch 79 passes for 1,065 yards and six scores in 2014, but the latter three combined for just 55 catches, 624 yards and four scores.

If nothing else, Wayne could serve as a mentor for Baltimore's young receivers, but even if he's signed, there probably won't be any guarantee he's on the final 53-man roster. Wayne has amassed an impressive 1,070 receptions for 14,345 yards and 82 touchdowns during the course of his career. He was limited to 64 receptions for 779 yards and two touchdowns in 2014 while dealing with an elbow injury and torn triceps in the second half of the season.

Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers will rely heavily on their offensive line.

While Big Ben, Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown get all of the attention, the Steelers' offensive line was quietly one of the best units in football last year. According to Pro Football Focus, Pittsburgh's line allowed just 18 QB hits in 2014, the third-fewest of any NFL team.

However, the Steelers ended last season with 212 rushing yards in their final four games, including an AFC wild-card loss to Baltimore. Roethlisberger was also sacked seven times over that stretch.

If Pittsburgh is to make it back to the postseason and make a deeper playoff run, they'll rely heavily on an offensive line that returns all five starters, none of whom have more than six seasons of wear and tear on their body. This will once again be one of the NFL's best offensive lines while also being fairly young as a unit. That's a dangerous combination for anyone on Pittsburgh's schedule this year.

Cleveland Browns

Shuffling through the Browns' options at tight end

After losing Jordan Cameron this offseason, Cleveland is in need of a starting tight end as training camp nears. Who steps up and fills that role remains to be seen, but there are some notable contenders.

Rob Housler is the long-time veteran who actually visited with the Bengals this offseason before ultimately signing with the Browns. He's now entering his fifth season and has 105 receptions for 1,133 and one touchdown. Two other vets on the roster are Jim Dray and Gary Barnidge. Those two combined for 30 catches with 398 yards and one score last season.

Another option Cleveland has on their roster is rookie E.J. Bibbs, who visited with Cincinnati during the pre-draft process. After going undrafted out of Iowa State, the Browns were quick to sign Bibbs and give him the chance for not only a roster spot, but playing time during his rookie year. He caught 84 passes for 844 yards and 10 scores in his two seasons at Iowa State.