The wedding between the Cleveland Browns and quarterback Baker Mayfield was seemingly over this previous Thursday when the 2018 first-overall draft choose requested a commerce at a time when it appeared his present employer had no likelihood of touchdown star signal-caller Deshaun Watson. That, in fact, modified Friday when information broke the Browns had been finishing a blockbuster commerce with the Houston Texans to accumulate the three-time Professional Bowl choice dealing with 22 civil lawsuits associated to allegations of sexual misconduct.
It seems Mayfield may stay connected to the Browns for greater than a handful of days.
USA As we speak’s Mike Jones reviews that “two folks with data of the scenario” say the Browns aren’t in any hurry to ship Mayfield out of city and are as a substitute “dedicated to working by way of the scenario and discovering the situation that advantages their group essentially the most, even when that takes a while.”
Mayfield, set to play on the fifth-year choice of his rookie contract value $18.858 million, had been linked with the Indianapolis Colts and Seattle Seahawks way back to final week, however that was earlier than the Colts traded for Atlanta Falcons starter Matt Ryan.
Jones provides that the Seahawks, New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers even have “unresolved beginning quarterback conditions” within the early days of spring. Nonetheless, there are severe questions on what any group will supply the Browns for a quarterback coming off a lackluster marketing campaign and offseason surgical procedure on his non-throwing shoulder who has clearly change into surplus to necessities in Cleveland.