- "Hue Jackson promises he'll win a Super Bowl for Cleveland" (C-T) - "Hue Jackson didn’t lose any of his swagger after a brutal introduction to life as Browns coach. ‘We’re going to win a championship here for the Cleveland Browns,’ he said..."
- "For Josh McCown, cohesion is the biggest difference in Cleveland" (PFT) - "Brown quarterback Josh McCown arrived in 2015, giving him an ideal perspective for comparing the old regime to the new one. And the difference is clear."
- "Why Josh McCown gives the Browns a better chance to win than Robert Griffin III" (Plain Dealer) - "The Browns shouldn't hang their heads over the loss of Robert Griffin III heading into the home opener Sunday against the Ravens, because Josh McCown actually gives them a better chance to win."
- "Holding call: RG3's season with Browns paused by injury" (AP) - "Robert Griffin III's left arm is cradled in a black sling, restrained. Same as his career. And as RG3 walked around the practice field Wednesday, still wearing his orange No. 10 jersey, all he could do was offer advice and encouragement..."
- "Hines Ward, McNabb headline 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees" (CBS) - "A wide receiver with two Super Bowl rings, a quarterback who led his team to four straight NFC title games and the 2006 NFL MVP are three of the 94 players who have been nominated for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame for 2017."
- "NFL fines Broncos' Darian Stewart, Brandon Marshall for hits to Cam Newton" (ESPN) - "Denver Broncos safety Darian Stewart and linebacker Brandon Marshall will have to open their checkbooks in the wake of the team's 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers in last Thursday's NFL season opener."
- "Giants call out Josh Norman, Redskins for Antonio Brown game plan" (USA TODAY) - "Two players from the New York Giants called out Josh Norman. But the one figure you might expect to be in the war of words was not involved."
- "Cardinals claim Tharold Simon from Seahawks" (NFL.com) - "Could recently cut cornerback Tharold Simon come back to haunt the Seattle Seahawks with a division rival? The Arizona Cardinals claimed Simon off waivers..."