- Free agency is still nearly two months away, but it's easy to see that the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers could be hit hard by defections.
- In the week's final injury report, wide receiver Steve Smith sr. is listed as doubtful while Crockett Gillmore, Breshad Perriman and Chris Canty have been declared out.
- During the reeling Ravens' third consecutive loss Sunday, quarterback Joe Flacco was sacked five times by the Cleveland Browns.
- The Ravens¿ no-huddle was employed 49 of 77 snaps to generate 438 yards. The shotgun was utilized 41 times, buying time for Joe Flacco before pass rushers invaded the pocket.
- Entering Thursday night's game, the Ravens led the NFL with 19 completions of 20 or more yards. They added five more against the Browns, giving them 24 in four games.