Baker Mayfield must've heard the criticisms. How could he ignore them? The failed promise of the Cleveland Browns' second-year quarterback, who recently came off a magical rookie campaign, doomed the city from Week 1. With 12 interceptions and 7 touchdowns, Mayfield's performance disappointed Cleveland as much as the Browns' 2-5 record. Other concerns plagued the team, as … [Read more...] about What Changed In Baker Mayfield After the Browns Bye Week?
The Cleveland Browns kept their playoff hopes alive with a 21-7 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night. It was the first time the Browns put together two consecutive wins this season. Cleveland showed promising signs but still have a few things to work on. Here are a few studs and duds from Thursday night's game. Studs JOE SCHOBERT Joe … [Read more...] about Studs and Duds from Cleveland Browns Pittsburgh Steelers Game
The Cleveland Browns have an imperfect football team. A win over the Buffalo Bills doesn’t fix everything. Fans know this because every pundit, podcaster, and pontificator keep reminding us of the Browns’ red zone woes and head-scratching coaching decisions. However, the professional men and women in Las Vegas who make a living predicting things remain high on … [Read more...] about Vegas Continues to Trust in Freddie Kitchens, Cleveland Browns
Odell Beckham Jr.’s comment that he “can’t get the ball to save [his] life” seems justified after Baker Mayfield admitted to not looking in Beckham’s direction on the do-or-die final play against the Denver Broncos last week. However, more than one play is to blame for Beckham sporting the worst statistical season of his career. The Mayfield to Beckham connection is not … [Read more...] about 5 Ways Freddie Kitchens Can Help Baker Mayfield and Odell Beckham
Hardcore Baker Mayfield fans sometimes dismiss statistics, preferring to blame play-calling, the Browns’ schedule, or offensive line struggles rather than Mayfield's poor performances. Statistics can help to sort through a lot of information, but they don't explain everything. "Next Gen Stats," or NGS, try to fill in the blanks left by standard statistics by considering more … [Read more...] about How Does Baker Mayfield Stack Up Against Next Gen Stats?