What is happening elsewhere in the Championship?

New Wigan Athletic manager Malky Mackay got his Latics career off to a respectable start with a 1-1 draw at home to promotion-chasing Middlesbrough, but his side entered the bottom three along with Rotherham United, courtesy of the Millers' 1-0 defeat to Gary Rowett's rejuvenated Birmingham City side.

Meanwhile, Derby County stayed top with a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Watford, while the big weekend movers were Brentford and Blackburn Rovers, who pushed the Hornets out of the play-offs as a result of a 2-1 win over Leeds.

Nottingham Forest secured the result of the weekend with a stunning 3-0 win at Wolves which saw Stuart Pearce's side move to within two points of the top six.

Plus, there are transfer rumours continuing to float around, with the loan window open for three more days and offering managers a last-gasp chance to bolster their squads.

For all the latest headlines from around the Championship, have a look at our summary below from various local newspapers.

Birmingham City: Blues boss Rowett defiantly claimed his side are not afraid of anyone after stretching their unbeaten run since his appointment to four games after the 1-0 success at Rotherham. (Birmingham Mail)

Blackburn Rovers: Defender Shane Duffy has backed striker Jordan Rhodes to embark on a goalscoring run after showing the utmost composure to net a late penalty and seal three points against Leeds United. (Lancashire Telegraph)

Blackpool: On-loan wideman Jacob Murphy has claimed he was the least surprised to see his stunning free-kick find the net in the 1-1 home draw with Bolton Wanderers - as he has been practising them constantly in the build-up to the game. (Blackpool Gazette)

Bolton Wanderers: Defender Dorian Dervite has refuted the idea that age has impacted on Eidur Gudjohnsen's talents and is hopeful Wanderers will offer the Icelandic striker a contract. (The Bolton News)

Bournemouth: Eddie Howe has revealed he has yet to discover the full extent of injuries to Callum Wilson and Tokelo Rantie but believes the South African could be set for surgery on his shoulder after an awkward fall in the 2-2 draw with Ipswich Town. (Bournemouth Echo)

Brighton and Hove Albion: Sami Hyypia has demanded his players stop switching off to ensure they move out of trouble sooner rather than later after seeing his side squander the chance to seal all three points in an absorbing 3-3 draw at Norwich City. (The Argus)

Derby County: Midfielder Craig Bryson is hoping his stunning goalscoring cameo in the Rams' 2-1 weekend win at Watford will pose manager Steve McClaren with a selection headache. (Derby Telegraph)

Ipswich Town: Tractor Boys chief Mick McCarthy believes his side's continual habit of picking up crucial points away from home provides added motivation to stay in the top six after a solid start to the season. (East Anglian Daily Times)

Leeds United: Defender Stephen Warnock has described the post-match dressing room atmosphere as "angry" and felt his side were being punished for making stupid mistakes after a 2-1 reverse at Blackburn. (Yorkshire Evening Post)

Millwall: Defender Alan Dunne felt like celebrating his late goal-line clearance to deny Charlton Athletic striker George Tucudean a winner in the 0-0 stalemate as he believes it was just as crucial as scoring a goal. (News at Den)

Middlesbrough: Aitor Karanka believes his side will have enough in reserve to cope with the impending absence of midfielder Adam Clayton due to suspension against Blackburn Rovers after he picked up a fifth booking of the season in a 1-1 draw at Wigan Athletic. (Gazette Live)

Norwich City: Manager Neil Adams wants his players to focus on points rather than perfection in the Canaries' bid to reignite a season which continues to frustrate after a 3-3 draw with Brighton and Hove Albion. (Eastern Daily Press)

Nottingham Forest: Pearce has claimed midfielder Henri Lansbury was not due to start in the 3-0 win at Wolves but his performances in training convinced him of the goalscorer's inclusion. (Nottingham Post)

Wigan Athletic: New manager Mackay has praised the Latics fans for the warm reception he received prior to his side's battling 1-1 draw with high-flying Middlesbrough and believes good things will happen at the DW Stadium. (Wigan Today)

Wolves: Boss Kenny Jackett is determined for his side to defend better as a unit after watching Nottingham Forest dismantle his side in a 3-0 win at Molineux to make it 10 goals conceded in three games by the Black Country outfit. (Birmingham Mail)