NS Cleveland Browns was adopted late squeeze. The team went through some off-field drama that eventually led to the release of recipient Odell Beckham Jr., running back Nick Chubb missed Week 10 after testing positive for COVID-19 and they were blown away by the hands of Patriots Last Sunday dropped to 500 for the year. To make matters more difficult in Cleveland, quarterback Baker Mayfield noted on Wednesday that he is “probably the most beaten” he has been in NFL job.
The 26-year-old had faced a tear in his left shoulder before Week 10, but then left Sunday’s competition against New England after suffering a knee injury. He was given medical pay to return to that game, but the Browns staffers ultimately decided to keep him on the shelf to prevent further injury.
“Pretty sore,” Mayfield said Wednesday when asked about how he’s physically feeling. “It’s just that time of year. One day at a time at this point but I’ll be fine. … This is probably the biggest failure I’ve ever had in my career. It doesn’t feel like a concrete thing. It’s a lot. It’s just the time of year and everything adds up, and just a few other things. It is what it is.”
As injuries have piled up, Mayfield and the Browns have struggled, losing four of their last six games. Even before the knee injury, Mayfield had struggled to pass the ball for just 36 yards in the first half (a career low).
“Definitely a couple of games there, you know, I look back and say, ‘maybe I used my feet here and there,'” Mayfield said when asked if the injury was limited. his ability to play this season. “But I have to adapt. No one is going to feel bad for you. It’s not an excuse, you just have to find a way to put on a play.”
In recognition of his merits, Mayfield missed only one game due to injury (Week 7 against Denver). He’s also planning to play this week when the Browns play the show host Detroit Lion in hopes of being in the playoffs in AFC.
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