Baker Mayfield RUMORS & NEWS

  • How should the Browns handle Baker Mayfield’s contract situation?

    The Athletic "The Browns’ offseason has brought an unfamiliar air of optimism to Cleveland. Last season, the Browns tallied an 11-5 record in Kevin Stefanski’s first year and followed a stellar regular season with a monumental 48-37 playoff win over the rival Steelers. The Browns’..." July 14

  • Baker Mayfield’s wife: Emily Wilkinson

    Clutch Points "Baker Mayfield is one of the major reasons why the Cleveland Browns have transformed themselves from being a long-time laughingstock in the NFL into one of the most electrifying teams in the league. Prior to his arrival in The Land in 2018 as the team’s first pick overall in..." July 14

  • Waiting Game Is the Only Play for Browns with Baker Mayfield

    Bleacher Report "The bill comes due. Always. It's as true in the NFL as anywhere else in life. And for three teams, a whopper of a decision looms on the horizon: extending the young quarterbacks from the Class of 2018. Given that the Ravens' Lamar Jackson has already led..." July 07

  • Will Browns wait another year to extend Baker Mayfield?

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns say they’re sold on quarterback Baker Mayfield. That doesn’t necessarily mean they’re ready to pay his price. Of the three best quarterbacks from the five-man first-round class of 2018 (Josh Allen, Lamar Jackson, Mayfield), one has not..." July 06

  • Browns QB Baker Mayfield Will Not Take Discount

    WKYC " As the 2021 NFL season approaches, much of the attention being paid to the Cleveland Browns has been focused on whether quarterback Baker Mayfield will sign a contract extension. But while some believe that the Browns would be best off signing Mayfield to a new deal now in hopes..." July 02

  • Baker Mayfield’s Wife Weighs in on Browns Future

    Heavy "The Cleveland Browns and Baker Mayfield are working towards a long-term extension to keep him in orange and brown for the foreseeable future. According to his wife, Emily, there’s no place the former first-overall pick would rather be. Mrs. Mayfield made her opinion..." June 28

  • Browns' extension talks with Baker Mayfield could stretch into fall

    The Score "The Cleveland Browns and quarterback Baker Mayfield don't appear close to agreeing on a new contract. Mayfield's agents have yet to engage in substantive talks with Cleveland regarding an extension, and talks could stretch into..." June 26

  • Baker Mayfield’S Agents Expect ‘Something Will Be Done This Summer’ On Contract Extension

    The Land On Demand "The agents for Baker Mayfield do not intend to slow the pace of contract extension talks for prospective deals for Buffalo’s Josh Allen and Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson to be completed first. Nor do they have a plan to bet on Mayfield having a big year on the field and..." June 23

  • Baker Mayfield contract extension with the Cleveland Browns on the horizon

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Browns’ star Baker Mayfield joins other quarterbacks in that of Josh Allen and Lamar Jackson from the 2018 NFL Draft class eligible for an extension this offseason. It was previously noted that the former Heisman winner at..." June 21

  • Alex Van Pelt “definitely” notices a level of confidence from Baker Mayfield

    Pro Football Talk "In 2019, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield had the wrong coaching staff. In 2020, he had the right one. Mayfield consistently improved throughout the 2020 season, fulfilling his potential as a franchise quarterback while flourishing under first-year head coach Kevin..." June 19

  • Who signs first: Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield, or Josh Allen?

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens coach John Harbaugh got it right the other day when he said that it’s basically a “done deal” that quarterback Lamar Jackson will sign a second contract. Jackson will indeed get a second deal. As will Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Bills..." June 18

  • Baker Mayfield: Odell Beckham looks “really great”

    The Spun "Odell Beckham Jr. has been fairly quiet this offseason, but his teammates in Cleveland haven’t shied away from speaking on his behalf. Last weekend, Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry told the media that Beckham looks “even better than he was last..." June 16

  • Browns QB Baker Mayfield in 'no rush' to sign contract extension

    USA Today "Baker Mayfield reiterated Wednesday what he has believed for years — he's "a great match" for Cleveland. Although the starting quarterback stressed he's in "no rush" to sign a contract extension with the Browns, he acknowledged how much he would..." June 16

  • Baker Mayfield and some other Browns offensive players will get together in Texas this week

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns are among the teams who are skipping out on OTAs, at least on one side of the ball. As explained by Mary Kay Cabot of, quarterback Baker Mayfield will host some of his offensive teammates in Austin, Texas this week, in lieu of participating in..." June 06

  • Baker Mayfield’s Wife Gets Completely Nude For A ‘Little Self Care’ After Trip

    Total Pro Sports "It seems like yesterday when the Cleveland Browns were that one team you could count on to give your team a rather easy win if you were lucky enough to have them on your schedule. QB Baker Mayfield and company has changed that, especially after their playoff run last season that resulted in a..." May 17

  • Browns pleased with Baker Mayfield, won't pursue Aaron Rodgers "Aaron Rodgers wants out of Green Bay and plenty of teams figure to chase the Packers star. However, the Browns won’t be among them, according to Mary Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer. May 09

  • NFL fifth-year option deadline takeaways: Why does Josh Allen get more money than Baker Mayfield in 2022?

    ESPN "Ever since the 2011 collective bargaining agreement, drafted NFL players have received four-year contracts. The contracts for first-round picks, however, include team options for a fifth year. The team has to exercise that contract option by May 3 of the contract's fourth year,..." May 04

  • Browns QB Baker Mayfield Sends Message to Giants Superstar Saquon Barkley

    Heavy "Baker Mayfield has been hitting the gym hard this offseason and is feeling so confident that he called out New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley — the notorious quad king. Mayfield and Barkley are good friends and came out in the same draft, Mayfield going No. 1..." May 02

  • Baker Mayfield throwing with Browns teammates in Florida this week "Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is already getting his mojo down for the 2021 season with Jarvis Landry, Rashard Higgins David Njoku, Austin Hooper, Kyle Markway and other teammates. During a Zoom conference on Monday, Mayfield revealed that he’d ‘eventually’ be..." April 28

  • Latest On Extension Talks Between Browns, QB Baker Mayfield

    Pro Football Rumors "The Browns have yet to engage in negotiations with Baker Mayfield on a long-term deal. However, owner Jimmy Haslam made it clear that it’s more a matter of when, not if, Mayfield will sign an extension. “We’re are all pleased to see the..." April 28

  • Baker Mayfield focused on winning over contract extension "Baker Mayfield?'s star is rising, perhaps not high enough to pull even with UFOs, but enough to sell the Browns on a fifth-year option. Before he hits that fifth year, Mayfield must first complete his fourth NFL season. After leading the Browns to 11 regular-season wins and the..." April 26

  • Baker Mayfield: 'I'm a firm believer in UFOs and Sasquatch'

    USA Today "Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield believes the truth is out there. Check that. He knows the truth is out there.  Mayfield’s early March sighting of an unidentified flying object provided comedic fodder for everyone from Tampa Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady..." April 26

  • Browns Must Extend Baker Mayfield, Denzel Ward to Expand SB Window

    Bleacher Report "The Cleveland Browns entered a different stratosphere with last season's run to the playoffs and near-upset of the then-defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs. Still, the once-embattled franchise should be considered a legitimate title contender. And to..." April 25

  • Browns have not started extension talks with Baker Mayfield yet

    Pro Football Talk "The Browns picked up Baker Mayfield‘s fifth-year option, assuring the quarterback will remain under contract in 2022. The Browns, though, have not started extension talks with Mayfield’s representation yet, Mary Kay Cabot of" April 23

  • Browns pick up fifth-year options on QB Baker Mayfield, CB Denzel Ward "The Browns have locked up two parts of their present for a bit more of the future. Cleveland picked up the fifth-year options for quarterback Baker Mayfield and cornerback Denzel Ward, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported. " April 23

  • Zach Wilson Has 'A Little Bit of Baker Mayfield Syndrome,' According to NFL Exec

    Bleacher Report "Confidence isn't a bad thing in a quarterback, and it's arguably a requirement for the job. But in the eyes of at least one NFL executive, BYU star Zach Wilson might be a bit too willing to take risks. Speaking with NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, the..." April 23

  • Kevin Stefanski hopes Baker Mayfield is much more comfortable with offense in 2021 " Browns coach Kevin Stefanski plans to play to Baker Mayfield’s strengths even more in 2021, his second year in the same system for the first time in his career. “I hope [his understanding] is significantly better,’' Stefanski said during a Zoom call Tuesday..." April 21

  • Zach Wilson Reminds Me Of ‘Taller, More Athletic’ Baker Mayfield, Says Desmond Howard

    Total Pro Sports "Zach Wilson’s stock continues to skyrocket as we draw closer and closer to the NFL Draft. He will certainly not be the No. 1 quarterback off the board, but he is drawing comparisons to a past No. 1 pick. ESPN’s Desmond Howard believes he brings a lot of those same..." April 17

  • Here is how Baker Mayfield reacted to the Jadeveon Clowney signing

    Larry Brown Sports "Baker Mayfield was a pretty happy guy after learning about the big move his Cleveland Browns made on Wednesday. The Browns signed Jadeveon Clowney to a 1-year deal worth up to $10 million. Mayfield, who turned 26 on Wednesday, wrote on Instagram that the signing..." April 15

  • Baker Mayfield contract extension? Cleveland Browns have their concerns

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield joined other members of the 2018 NFL Draft in becoming eligible for a contract extension back in March. NFL rules mandate that players must accrue three years of service time before being eligible for an extension. As of right now,..." April 13

  • Browns Fan Pranks Kids By Telling Them Baker Mayfield Was Traded to the Steelers

    Total Pro Sports "This was simply spectacular. April Fools day pranks can be the stuff of legends if done right. One Cleveland Browns fan is going viral this week for doing it prank the correct way. The fan posted on Twitter that he told his children that Browns QB Baker Mayfield had been..." April 03

  • Analyst Calls Out Browns, Baker Mayfield: ‘No More Excuses’

    Heavy "Long-time Baker Mayfield critic and Cleveland Browns belittler Colin Cowherd believes the AFC North squad is primed for a Super Bowl run. On top of that, he thinks the Browns should be favorites if they sign former No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon..." March 27

  • Neil deGrasse Tyson Says Baker Mayfield's 'UFO' Spotting Likely A Meteor

    TMZ "Neil deGrasse Tyson just rained all over Baker Mayfield's alien parade ... saying the Cleveland Browns quarterback most likely saw a meteor -- NOT a UFO. Booooooooo. Remember, Mayfield tweeted with "almost 100%" certainty he and his wife saw a..." March 05

  • Browns QB Baker Mayfield Takes Playful Jab at Tom Brady

    Heavy "Baker Mayfield found himself in the crosshairs of an old adversary in Colin Cowherd after claiming he saw a UFO on Wednesday night while driving home from dinner with his wife Emily. “Almost 100%, Em and I just saw a UFO drop straight out of the sky on our way..." March 04

  • Tom Brady trolls Colin Cowherd over Baker Mayfield UFO criticism

    Larry Brown Sports "Tom Brady appears to be having a little bit of fun at Colin Cowherd’s expense. Cowherd went after Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, one of the FOX Sports host’s favorite targets, after Mayfield claimed to have seen a UFO in Texas. Cowherd’s retort was that..." March 04

  • Colin Cowherd Would Prefer His Franchise Quarterbacks *Not* See Aliens

    The Big Lead "Baker Mayfield tweeted that he saw a UFO last night. Knowing that Baker Mayfield saw a UFO, football fans had one question on their minds and it was not whether the truth was out there. Everyone wanted to know what Colin Cowherd would have to say about this. Baker..." March 04

  • Baker Mayfield 'almost 100%' sure he saw a UFO

    Complex "Baker Mayfield says he witnessed a post-dinner UFO (more recently referred to as UAPs) on Wednesday night. According to the Cleveland Browns quarterback, he and his wife Emily were on their way home from dinner when they spotted what he’s “almost 100..." March 04

  • Kevin Stefanski excited about Baker Mayfield’s upside in 2021: ‘He’s chomping at the bit’ "Kevin Stefanski has high hopes for Baker Mayfield in 2021 based on his improvement over the second half of last season. “I wouldn’t put any parameters on any of our guys when it comes to their trajectory,’' Stefanski said during a Zoom conference on Tuesday...." March 02

  • Cleveland Browns Urged To Make Proposed Trade of Baker Mayfield In “Daring” Deal, Via ESPN

    Total Pro Sports "The Cleveland Browns head into year four of the Baker Mayfield experiment. As a rookie in 2018, the former Oklahoma Sooners QB took the starting job and had a 6-7 record, but he gave the franchise and the fan base something to believe in. 2019 was all offseason hype after..." February 25

  • Baker Mayfield’s Wife, Emily, Shows Off Her Fit Body

    Total Pro Sports "Baker Mayfield is not the only one putting in the work this offseason. Anyone who follows Baker Mayfield on social media has seen plenty of pictures and videos featuring his wife, Emily Wilkinson. Mrs. Mayfield is not just famous for being married to the Cleveland Browns..." February 22

  • Browns Plan To Pick Up Baker Mayfield’s Fifth-Year Option "Fifth-year options will soon require bigger commitments from teams, with the 2018 first-round class being the first group that will see their options fully guaranteed if exercised. Although the No. 1 overall pick from that draft has enjoyed an inconsistent career, his rookie contract will soon..." February 21

  • Baker Mayfield says goodbye to courageous Browns fan battling cancer who went to playoff-clinching game

    Clutch Points "For football players, painful losses do not always happen on the field. Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield gave his farewell to a Browns fan that has passed on.  The fan is Tom Seipel. Through the efforts of fellow fans, he was able to witness his favorite..." February 13

  • Could The Browns Trade Baker Mayfield And Odell Beckham Jr. To Texans For Deshaun Watson?

    Total Pro Sports "Baker Mayfield is certainly not going to like this. It was just earlier this week when the Cleveland Browns QB took to Twitter and fired back at the fan base who were calling for the team to make a play for Deshaun Watson. Watson has reportedly demanded a trade from the Texans and it..." February 04