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Cleveland Browns

2014 Draft Picks: 1st (4 & 26), 2nd (35), 3rd (71 & 83), 4th(106 & 127), 5th (145), 6th (180), 7th(218)

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Bernie Kosar was the Browns' last franchise quarterback. Kosar was released by the Browns in the middle of the 1993 season by then head coach Bill Belichick. Since the team returned to the NFL in 1999, 20 different quarterbacks have started for the organization.

Free agency impact

The additions of Karlos Dansby and Donte Whitner in place of D'Qwell Jackson and T.J. Ward make the Browns a little bit older on defense, but the system should be more flexible since the new defenders are better in pass coverage. On offense, RB Ben Tate will improve an anemic run game, while WR Andrew Hawkins adds an electric target out of the slot. The Browns also added depth at quarterback, offensive line and tight end.

Best fit

Do the Browns select a top quarterback prospect or the top rated player available? Buffalo's Khalil Mack may not be as well-known as Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel or Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater, but he can be an impact player on an already Top 10 defense. The Browns can then circle back for their quarterback with the team's next first-round selection.

Cincinnati Bengals

2014 Draft Picks: 1st (24), 2nd (55), 3rd (88), 4th(123), 5th (164), 6th (199 & 212), 7th (238 & 252)

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Three of the Bengals top four cornerbacks will be 30 or older this season. The best of the bunch, Leon Hall, is coming off his second major knee injury in three years. Dre Kirkpatrick, 24, will hold down one spot, but the Bengals needs a second cornerback, preferably one that can contend with the dynamite wide receivers – Josh Gordon, Antonio Brown and Torrey Smith – within the division.

Free agency impact
The entire secondary was a major concern for the Bengals as they entered the offseason. The organization did address safety by re-signing Taylor Mays and acquiring Danieal Manning after he was released by the Houston Texans. The Bengals were also able to maintain solid depth at multiple positions by re-signing LB Vincent Rey, WR Brandon Tate and signing OT Marshall Newhouse.

Best fit

The Bengals will be anxious to see if either of the top cornerback prospects – Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert or Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard – begins to slide in the first round. If they don't, Virginia Tech's Kyle Fuller is an underrated prospect that excels in man coverage, plays physical and has experience dropping into zone coverage.

Baltimore Ravens

2014 Draft Picks: 1st (17), 2nd (48), 3rd (79 & 99), 4th(134 & 138), 5th (175), 6th (196),

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The Ravens will continue their transition from a power running game to a zone-blocking system under new offensive coordinator and former Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak. The team still has questions marks at right tackle and left guard. Right tackle, in particular, is a major concern after Michael Oher signed with the Tennessee Titans in free agency.

Free agency impact

Wide receiver and tight end were also areas of concern prior to free agency. The Ravens were quick to sign veteran WR Steve Smith once he was released by the Carolina Panthers. At tight end, the Ravens re-signed Dennis Pitta and added Owen Daniels, who has played his entire career in Kubiak's system.

Best fit

There are four offensive tackle prospects considered Top 15 talents. Notre Dame's Zack Martin is the most likely to be available to the Ravens. Martin is a technically sound blocker that can also play guard if the team prefers.

Pittsburgh Steelers

2014 Draft Picks: 1st (15), 2nd (46), 3rd (97), 4th(118), 5th (157 & 173), 6th (192 & 215), 7th (230)

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During the past two offseasons, the Steelers have lost two major targets in their passing attack. Mike Wallace signed with the Miami Dolphins in 2013, while Emmanuel Sanders agreed to terms with the Denver Broncos during this year's free agency period. Ben Roethlisberger is still a franchise quarterback, but he requires playmakers on the outside that can capitalize on his freelancing style.

Free agency impact

While the Steelers didn't make any headlines with their signings, the organization was more active than usual. Deficiencies within the defense were addressed by the additions of S Mike Mitchell, DL Cam Thomas and LB Arthur Moats. On offense, RB LeGarrette Blount will provide a physical presence in the running game and depth behind Le'Veon Bell.

Best fit

In a loaded wide receiver class, LSU's Odell Beckham is arguably the most pro-ready prospect. Beckham is a legit deep threat with 4.4-second 40-yard dash speed, top-notch quickness to create separation in his routes and a propensity to make the spectacular catch.

By BRENT SOBLESKI

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