Browns QB coach says Baker Mayfield nonetheless ‘has an extended method to go’ | NFL


Tyrod Taylor will stay the Browns beginning quarterback.

Cleveland chosen Baker Mayfield out of Oklahoma with the highest decide within the 2018 draft and he impressed in his preseason debut. However, Browns quarterbacks coach Ken Zampese stated Sunday the workforce is “sticking with the plan.”

“(Taylor is) our man, and that is what he’s,” Zampese stated (by way of “And to maintain bringing it up is the one purpose why anyone put a cloud in anyone’s head. So let’s get on with him being the man and let’s get on to taking part in and successful and doing what we’re purported to do and what we’re right here for.”

Mayfield accomplished 11 of his 20 move makes an attempt for 212 yards and two touchdowns Thursday within the Browns’ 20-10 victory over the Giants. Zampese mentioned Mayfield’s efficiency with reporters.

“He is had 22 preseason NFL snaps,” Zampese stated. “He has an extended method to go and we’re inspired with the place he is at proper now.

“(Mayfield) did an amazing job. I am actually excited to see what’s subsequent. It is at all times good to see what you’ve reside.”

Taylor, who was acquired from the Payments in March, threw for 99 yards and a rating in his first preseason recreation with Cleveland. Zampese stated he’s an “untapped participant within the league.”

“It is the tip of the iceberg for Tyrod,” Zampese stated.  “He is performed some very nice issues to this point within the league and I believe it is solely going to get higher.”

The Browns will play the Payments of their second preseason recreation Friday. They’ll face the Steelers in Week 1 motion Sept. 9.

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