Former Browns coach Eric Mangini, who was fired earlier this month after the 5-11 Browns closed 2010 with four straight losses, is running the ESPN gauntlet up in Bristol, Conn. on Friday. He just wrapped up an appearance on "Mike & Mike," where he broke down the Ravens-Steelers game.

"I was in Baltimore his rookie year [as an assistant] and I remember his first practice," Mangini said. "He came out and took control of the defense … and everyone responded to that. To me, he's a force multiplier. He makes everybody around him play better."

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I'm not sure what a force multiplier is, but it sounds dangerous.

Mangini, who spent two years in Cleveland, said that the Ravens have had success this season with double moves and deep routes in max-protect sets. He also believes Ravens offensive coordinator Cam Cameron has something up his sleeve for the divisional round.

"Knowing Cam Cameron ... he is going to have some really creative plays," Mangini said.

Like something crazy finally breaking off of one of those Donte' Stallworth end-arounds, perhaps?

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