- "Shades of Tim Couch: Brandon Weeden not solely to blame for Browns’ woes" (Beacon Journal) - "Somewhere south of the Mason-Dixon Line, Tim Couch could be watching and wincing. The black brace that Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden wore on his throwing hand Sunday to protect his just-sprained right thumb might prompt Couch to flash back to the pounding he took during his five seasons in the same role."
- "Barkevious Mingo makes positive impact in NFL debut" (Plain Dealer) - "Browns rookie Barkevious Mingo was sidelined for a month with a bruised lung. On Sunday, however, it was the Baltimore Ravens left gasping for air trying to find ways, legal and otherwise, to slow down the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL Draft."
- "As Richardson goes, so go the Browns" (FS Ohio) - "It seems pretty obvious what the Browns formula for success this season would be. Get the ball to Trent Richardson."
- "Phil Taylor insinuates Ray Rice spit on him" (AFC North Blog) - "In a game that featured a handful of skirmishes Sunday, the first one involved Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Phil Taylor slapping the side of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice's helmet."
- "Sunday Blitz: Browns-Ravens Recap" (ESPN) - [VIDEO] - "Michele Steele and Tom Waddle break down the Ravens week 2 victory over the Browns."
- "Week 2 injury roundup: Reggie Bush injures knee" (NFL.com) - "It was an ugly Sunday for injuries, especially to big-name players. Steven Jackson, Ray Rice, Reggie Bush, Larry Fitzgerald, Eddie Lacy, Maurice Jones-Drew, Andre Johnson and Brandon Weeden were just some of the players to get hurt in Week 2."
- "Josh Freeman says he isn’t planning to request a trade" (PFT) - "Before the start of Sunday’s games, there was a report that Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman was 'likely' to request a trade this season because his working relationship with Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano was 'beyond repair.'"
- "Week 2: Early themes emerging" (ESPN) - "Big passing numbers and close games continue to dot the NFL landscape. Roger Goodell has to be delighted in the consistent number of games being decided in the final minutes. Fantasy players must be thrilled with the individual numbers."
- "DeAndre Hopkins, Martellus Bennett among early stars of wild Week 2" (SI.com) - "The NFL produced plenty of nail-biting moments in Week 1 as a dozen games (75 percent of the action from last Thursday through Monday) were decided by fewer than 10 points. Week 2 started with another close one — New England’s 13-10 victory over the Jets — and that drama carried right on over into Sunday."