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Baker Mayfield is coronary heart-damaged with suggestions made by ESPN analyst Rex Ryan following the Cleveland Browns’ 20-13 house loss to the Los Angeles Rams in Week 3.
The Browns quarterback educated reporters Wednesday that Ryan’s suggestions had been “no subject.” He added, “If you do not put on orange and brown, you do not topic, and Rex Ryan wouldn’t non-public any colors factual now for a motive.”
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Ryan talked about on Monday’s episode of Salvage Up that Mayfield is “overrated as hell” within the wake of Cleveland’s 1-2 beginning this season.
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Mayfield hasn’t been shy about going after other people that non-public criticized him beforehand. Essentially the most elementary occasion is his extended-standing competitors with FS1’s Colin Cowherd relationship abet to 2018, when Cowherd was important of the Browns’ option to draft the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner No. 1 normal.
There might be a spotlight on Cleveland seemingly brighter than any the franchise has had since returning to the NFL in 1999. It regarded justified after Mayfield threw an NFL rookie-sage 27 touchdown passes and Odell Beckham Jr. joined the offense this offseason.
Points have not lengthy gone as deliberate to date. The 24-365 days-venerable Mayfield ranks 30th out of 35 licensed quarterbacks with a 56.9 % completion fee. He has three touchdowns, 5 interceptions and has been sacked 11 instances through three video games.
The Browns’ 1-2 beginning is not very encouraging, nonetheless they’re going to switch right into a tie for first area within the AFC North with a take over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday at M&T Financial institution Stadium.
If Mayfield will get abet to taking half in love he did as a rookie, these early-season criticisms from analysts will recede away.