On Monday, September 8, 2014, The JFF Madden NFL (PS4) Online League began their Fall 2014 season. We will spend the next few days offering a preview of each of the eight divisions.

This is the sixth of the eight division previews, and today, we examine the AFC North Division.

JFF Fall 2013 NFC North Final Standings

JFF Baltimore Ravens

JFF Fall 2013 Regular Season record: 16-0-0 (1st in AFC North)
Last game played: Defeated JFF Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-18 (JFF Fall 2013 Super Bowl IX)
Owner / Coach: John Harbaugh / EA Sports CPU (1st season with Ravens)

General Comments:

Last season, the JFF Baltimore Ravens were the league’s Super Bowl Champions. This season, no human Owner / Coach has purchased the ownership rights to the JFF Ravens, so until someone does, this team will be led by the CPU talents of Coach John Harbaugh.

Players to watch on OFFENSE:

QB Joe Flacco (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
HB Ray Rice (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
WR Torrey Smith
WR Alshon Jeffrey
TE Martellus Bennett (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)

Players to watch on DEFENSE:

LE Lamarr Houston
RE Jared Allen
ROLB Lance Briggs
CB Tim Jennings
K Robbie Gould (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)

JFF Cincinnati Bengals

JFF Fall 2013 Regular Season record: 10-6-0 (2nd in AFC North)
Last game played: Lost 60-0 to the JFF New England Patriots (JFF Fall 2013 AFC Wild-Card Playoff Round)
Owner / Coach: Marvin Lewis / EA Sports CPU (1st season with Bengals)

General Comments:

This season, no human Owner / Coach has purchased the ownership rights to the JFF Redskins, so until someone does, this team will be led by the CPU talents of Coach Marvin Lewis.

Players to watch on OFFENSE:

QB Andy Dalton
HB Jeremy Hill
WR A.J. Green (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
WR Golden Tate
RG Larry Warford

Players to watch on DEFENSE:

RE Ezekiel Ansah
DT Ndamukong Suh (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
DT Nick Fairley
MLB Stephen Tulloch
FS Ed Reed

JFF Cleveland Browns

JFF Fall 2013 Regular Season record: 3-13-0 (4th in AFC North)
Last game played: Lost 19-16 to the JFF Pittsburgh Steelers (JFF Fall 2013 Week #17)
Owner / Coach: Kory / PSN: VitalMindz5 (1st season with Browns)

General Comments:

Kory G. is a new Owner / Coach in The JFF this season. The JFF Browns are expected to battle with the JFF Steelers for the AFC North Division crown.

Players to watch on OFFENSE:

QB Johnny Manziel
HB Terrance West
WR Travis Benjamin
WR Jordy Nelson
LG Josh Sitton

Players to watch on DEFENSE:

DT B.J. Raji
LOLB Clay Matthews (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
MLB A.J. Hawk
ROLB Julius Peppers
CB Casey Hayward

JFF Pittsburgh Steelers

JFF Fall 2013 Regular Season record: 4-12-0 (3rd in AFC North)
Last game played: Defeated JFF Cleveland Browns 19-16 (JFF Fall 2013 Week #17)
Owner / Coach: Joe / PSN: Robot_Squirrel (1st season with Steelers)

General Comments:

Joe S. is a new Owner / Coach in The JFF this season. The JFF Steelers are expected to battle with the JFF Browns for the AFC North Division crown.

Players to watch on OFFENSE:

QB Ben Rothlisberger
HB Dri Archer
WR Antonio Brown (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)
WR Darius Heyward-Bey
C John Sullivan (Fall 2013 Pro Bowl Honors)

Players to watch on DEFENSE:

RE Everson Griffen
DT Linval Joseph
CB Captain Munnerlyn
CB Xavier Rhodes
FS Harrison Smith