Sure enough, that's exactly what hapened and Goldhammer says he'll live up to his promise. "It's understood by Baker that he has to come in and learn the National Football League game", Browns coach Hue Jackson said after Mayfield's selection, adding, "We will do everything we can to put him in the best position to play".
Newly minted Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, the reigning Heisman Trophy victor and a bona fide disruptor of defenses across America, was one also part of a wrecking crew offense with the bat. His agent disputed that, but Barkley is headed to the biggest market nonetheless.* Browns fans who wanted to wait on a running backSo the Browns didn't get Barkley.
"I wasn't really into taking Baker Mayfield at No. 1".
"Stuff like that, in between the lines, I'll be very competitive", he said, "but the other stuff, obviously, it can't happen". "That's nothing against him, but what I've been able to do is be upfront and honest about who I am during these meetings".
He added that, "If you took a poll of the 32 teams apart from the ones who didn't have a pick, everybody would have said that they were winners". Cleveland has started 28 QBs since 1999.More news: Apple called the new 2 reasons to switch from Android to iPhone
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Whoever goes first in the draft is going to be playing for the Browns, so that player will not be the Rookie of the Year candidate. "We all learn from our mistakes".
Mayfield will likely take over as Cleveland's starting quarterback in the fall after the Browns finished the 2017 season with a winless 0-16 record. "I want to be the guy who comes in and helps change the culture of the locker room".
- David Sentendrey (@DavidFox46) April 27, 2018Did you know that Aaron Goldhammer proclaimed on his radio show ESPN 850 in Cleveland, if the Browns draft Baker Mayfield he would eat horseshit. Jackson has already named Taylor as his starter in 2018, and the plan is for Mayfield to develop as a backup. On St Patrick's Day they paid a heavy price - trading three second round picks and their No6 to Indianapolis to move up to third, safe in the knowledge that one of the three top-rated passers had to be there.
"I'm very confident in my ability and I look forward to that pressure", Ward said.