Quinn starts for Cleveland

Posted by ESPN.com’s James Walker

CLEVELAND -- Brady Quinn will take the field as the starting quarterback Sunday in the Browns’ season opener against the Minnesota Vikings, the team announced.

This is will be Quinn’s fourth career start and first to open the season for the Browns. The former first-round pick is Cleveland’s third Week 1 quarterback in the past three years. Derek Anderson and Charlie Frye were the other two.

Rookie center Alex Mack also will start for Cleveland.