- "Browns linebacker Collins recovering from knee surgery" (AP) - "The former Pro Bowler with New England got hurt when his knee got twisted while he was returning an interception during the first quarter of a loss to the Detroit Lions."
- "Hue Jackson asking DeShone Kizer to dramatically improve his league-low completion percentage" (ABJ) - "DeShone Kizer’s completion percentage of 52.5 is the worst in the NFL, and coach Hue Jackson is pushing him to aim much higher."
- "David Njoku turning physique, potential into production, still has plenty of room for growth" (C-T) - "David Njoku was being whisked away for a different interview and wondered about the dress code."
- "Packers offer Browns the best remaining chance for a win" (ESPN) - "Their best chance for a win in these final four games comes Sunday, when the Aaron Rodgers-less Green Bay Packers visit FirstEnergy Stadium."
- "Injuries: Vontaze Burfict (head) not at Bengals practice" (NFL.com) - "Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott told reporters that there is no timetable on a decision on who will start at quarterback this week."
- "Inside Roger Goodell's Contract Extension" (MMQB) - "The fight over Roger Goodell’s contract ended placidly Wednesday afternoon, when the 58-year-old NFL commissioner signed a contract extension through March 2024."
- "NFL to consider targeting rule similar to college football" (PFT) - "The NFL will consider a targeting rule similar to college football, NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent said today via Judy Battista of NFL Media."
- "Time for NFL officials to do their part to curb on-field mayhem" (USA TODAY) - "The on-field officials should be in the business of maintaining order, not adhering to a mentality that the league office will handle it during the week."