After picking up their first victory of the season, the Cleveland Browns finally moved up in the Week 5 SB Nation NFL power rankings, going from No. 30 overall to No. 27 overall. Here’s what writer Joel Thorman had to say about the Browns this week:â†µ
The Browns finally get a win. I do think this team is heading in the right direction — little things like special teams are solid — but you can’t go very far without a quarterback. That will be the number one goal in the offseason.â†µ
This is the second week in a row that "quarterback" has been mentioned, but it should’ve been the struggles of the secondary that were discussed.â†µ
Here is how the AFC North teams rank:â†µ
It seems a bit harsh to drop the Steelers five spots after a close game and with Ben Roethlisberger returning, but a division loss often does some damage in the rankings.