Latest Baker Mayfield News

Raiders blow 4th double-digit halftime lead in latest loss

Dec. 09, 2022 03:33 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — A season of painful defeats for the Las Vegas Raiders just got worse. Last month, they lost to a team whose coach was an ESPN analyst six days earlier. And on Thursday night, they allowed the opposing quarterback to direct two touchdown drives in the final...

Baker cooks: Newcomer Mayfield rallies Rams past Vegas 17-16

Dec. 09, 2022 01:05 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Baker Mayfield was waived by Carolina on Monday and claimed by the Los Angeles Rams on Tuesday. After a cross-country flight, he got one short practice with his new team on Wednesday. And on Thursday night, Mayfield led the Rams to two late fourth-quarter...

Pro Picks sees Rams making history to kick off Week 14

Dec. 07, 2022 17:44 PM EST

The Los Angeles Rams can make history when Week 14 kicks off Thursday night. A loss to the Las Vegas Raiders would give the Rams 10 this season, tying the 1999 Denver Broncos for most by a defending Super Bowl champion. With plenty of games remaining, the Rams (3-9)...

McVay: Baker Mayfield likely to be active for Rams vs Vegas

Dec. 07, 2022 17:36 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coach Sean McVay says Baker Mayfield probably will be active for the Los Angeles Rams' game against the Raiders on Thursday night, just two days after the Rams claimed the former No. 1 draft pick off waivers from Carolina. McVay wouldn't rule out the possibility...

Injury-plagued LA Rams claim QB Baker Mayfield off waivers

Dec. 06, 2022 17:59 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams claimed quarterback Baker Mayfield off waivers Tuesday, adding the former No. 1 pick to their options behind injured Matthew Stafford for the rest of the season. Mayfield, the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner and former Cleveland Browns...

Allen's terrible performance dooms Texans in loss to Browns

Dec. 05, 2022 17:34 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — It’s unclear what would get Houston’s embarrassing passing game going. What is clear is Kyle Allen is not the answer. Allen followed up a terrible season debut last week with an even worse performance Sunday in a 27-14 loss to the Cleveland...

Panthers waive struggling QB Mayfield, a former No. 1 pick

Dec. 05, 2022 13:50 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The short-lived Baker Mayfield era is over in Carolina. The Panthers waived the struggling quarterback on Monday after the 2018 No. 1 draft pick asked for his release. Mayfield would be subject to waivers and become a free agent if he goes unclaimed. ...

Panthers' Wilks building case to be full-time head coach

Nov. 28, 2022 18:12 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Steve Wilks is building a solid case to become the next full-time head coach of the Carolina Panthers. And he’s doing it his way. Wilks became the team’s interim head coach on Oct. 10, inheriting a team that was floundering at 1-4 under...

Darnold leads Panthers past reeling Broncos 23-10

Nov. 27, 2022 18:15 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sam Darnold has been waiting more than 10 months for another chance to prove he can lead the Carolina Panthers. It finally came on Sunday, and he made the most of it. Darnold threw for a touchdown and recovered his own fumble for another score...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Ohio State's Day will face doubters now

Nov. 27, 2022 09:59 AM EST

Welcome to Jim Harbaugh's previous life, Ryan Day. This is the way things go at the top of college football's food chain. If you can't win the most important game on your schedule, there will be questions about whether you are the right man for the job. For the second...