Latest Baker Mayfield News

Mayfield not practicing; Browns begin preparing for Steelers

Oct. 25, 2021 12:23 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield remains out with a left shoulder injury that could sideline him for this week's game against the rival Pittsburgh Steelers. Mayfield was not on the practice field during the portion of Monday's practice open to...

Backup plan: Browns can trust Keenum with Mayfield injured

Oct. 22, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield's season is on pause for the moment — and may be for a while. That doesn't mean the Browns have to slow down as well. Mayfield missed Thursday night's game with a shoulder injury that worsened last week when he fractured a bone during a...

Keenum, 3rd-string back Johnson lead Browns past Broncos

Oct. 22, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield had the best seat in the house to watch the Browns' backups deliver. Case Keenum stepped in for an injured Mayfield and made the most of his first start in two years, third-string back D'Ernest Johnson rushed for 146 yards and Cleveland...

AP source: Browns' Mayfield has broken bone in shoulder

Oct. 21, 2021 20:43 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield also is dealing with a broken bone in his injured left shoulder but believes he can play with it, a person familiar with his health told The Associated Press on Thursday night. Mayfield hopes the injury improves enough...

Bridgewater, Beckham playing as Broncos visit Browns

Oct. 21, 2021 19:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. are both active and will play Thursday night despite being slowed by injuries. Bridgewater was listed as questionable this week with a foot injury sustained last week...

Browns activate WR Landry from IR to face Broncos

Oct. 21, 2021 12:55 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry has been activated from injured reserve to possibly help Cleveland's injury-decimated offense Thursday night against the Denver Broncos. One of the league's most consistent pass catchers, Landry has been out since he...

A perfect example of the difficulties of NFL short weeks

Oct. 20, 2021 19:39 PM EDT

For those who oppose Thursday night NFL games, be it players, coaches, fans or bettors, this week is a perfect example of why. It's difficult enough to prepare for a Sunday game when you have key injuries, particularly at quarterback. And when both teams are uncertain...

Reeling Broncos, Browns meet with seasons headed off-course

Oct. 20, 2021 18:39 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — One starting quarterback is limping, the other has his arm in a sling. There are injuries up and down both rosters, and the two coaches are feeling some external pressure — one for the first time. The Denver Broncos are banged up, reeling and...

Bridgewater has new injury, listed as 50-50 for Browns game

Oct. 20, 2021 18:26 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has a quadriceps injury in addition to his sore left foot and is questionable for the game at Cleveland on Thursday night. On Wednesday, the Browns (3-3) announced their starting QB, Baker Mayfield, would sit...

Browns' Mayfield out with shoulder injury, Keenum starting

Oct. 20, 2021 15:20 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield had to surrender to the pain. Cleveland's starting quarterback, who has played the past four weeks with a torn labrum in his left shoulder, will sit out Thursday's game against the Denver Broncos and backup Case Keenum will start. ...