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Tagged: Baker Mayfield (46 Results)

Factoid: Sophomore quarterbacks

In the last two years, some of the best picks at quarterback have been guys in their second seasons. Patrick Mahomes, Mitchell Trubisky, Jared Goff and Carson Wentz all outperformed expectations. Can Sam Darnold be one of those guys?   more »

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Mar
14

Browns add Odell Beckham Jr. via trade

The Cleveland Browns acquired star wide receiver ODELL BECKHAM JR. from the New York Giants in exchange for safety JABRILL PEPPERS and two draft picks late on Tuesday. Beckham is expectedMore to help take the Browns offense to a new level, while providing young quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD an exciting new weapon. Less

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

Around the NFL: Browns land Beckham

Odell Beckham is headed to Cleveland, and as with Antonio Brown, it surprisingly didn’t take that much to get him.  more »

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Around the NFL: Kyler Murray

What do we make of Kyler Murray? He’s really small, but he also looks like he’s really good. It’s now looking very likely that he’ll be one of the first two players chosen in the draft.  more »

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Feb
4

Barkley wins Offensive Rookie of the Year award

New York Giants running back SAQUON BARKLEY was named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year on Saturday. Barkley won the award over top overall pick BAKER MAYFIELD. Barkley led the NFL with 2,024 yards from scrimmage during the 2018 season.

Source: ESPN.com

Jan
31

Mayfield says Kitchens was “my choice”

Cleveland quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD said on Wednesday that Freddie Kitchens was “my choice” to be the head coach of the Browns. Mayfield added that they had something special and that heMore wanted to build upon that. His comments were the first that he’s made publicly since the Browns’ decision to hire Kitchens. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Around the NFL: Freddie Kitchens

I like what the Browns are putting together. They’ve got the right quarterback, they’ve got some talent around him, and now it looks like they’re putting together an intriguing coaching staff.  more »

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Jan
9

Cardinals hire Kliff Kingsbury as head coach

The Arizona Cardinals announced the hiring of Kliff Kingsbury as their new head coach on Tuesday. Kingsbury, 39, has no NFL coaching experience but he is viewed in NFL circles asMore a brilliant playcaller with an ability to develop quarterbacks. Kingsbury has coached NFL-bound quarterbacks PATRICK MAHOMES, BAKER MAYFIELD, CASE KEENUM, and DAVIS WEBB. Time will tell what he can do with Cardinals quarterback JOSH ROSEN. Less

Source: Arizona Republic

Dec
31

Mayfield breaks rookie passing TD record

Cleveland quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD broke the NFL’s rookie passing touchdown record with his 27th touchdown pass of the season on Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. Mayfield joined Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson as the only rookies to throw 26 touchdown passes as a rookie.

Source: Cleveland Plain-Dealer

Dec
24

Mayfield throws 3 touchdowns

Cleveland quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD threw 3 touchdown passes in Sunday’s home finale against the Cincinnati Bengals. Fellow rookie NICK CHUBB did not find the end zone but he did top 100 rushing yards in the game while setting the Browns rookie record for rushing yards in a season.

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

Factoid: Mayfield or maybe not?

It's the fantasy playoffs in many leagues, and it can be nerve-wracking to consider starting a rookie passer. But Baker Mayfield is at home against Carolina's 22nd-ranked pass defense, and there's a good chance he'll come through with solid numbers in this matchup.   more »

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Nov
26

Mayfield throws 4 touchdowns

Cleveland rookie quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD threw 4 touchdown passes against the Cincinnati Bengals and former coach Hue Jackson on Sunday. In just his eighth career start, Mayfield also passed Tim Couch for the most touchdown passes by a Browns rookie.

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

Nov
12

Rookies lead Browns past Falcons

Cleveland rookies BAKER MAYFIELD and NICK CHUBB played the best games of their rookie seasons on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. Mayfield had his first career 3 touchdown game while Chubb topped 200 total yards with 2 touchdowns of his own.

Source: Cleveland Plain-Dealer

Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

Teams have now played 5-6 games, so it can get more meaningful to look at strength of schedule. You take the numbers so far, plug them into the upcoming schedule, and see which offenses project to travel the easiest roads. It’s usually different than what you expected in the preseason.  more »

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Oct
1

Mayfield has 4 turnovers in first career start

Cleveland quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD reminded fantasy owners that he is a rookie in Sunday’s loss to the Oakland raiders. Mayfield had four total turnovers, including two fumbles and two interceptions. Three of Mayfield’s four turnovers became touchdowns for the Raiders.

Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer

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