Mayfield Memorandum 33: Browns QB Victim

Mayfield Memorandum 33: Browns QB Victim

There’ll be no more Thumbs-Up for Browns from Baker Mayfield Matt Starkey/Cleveland Browns When Baker Mayfield found himself trying to win the hearts and minds of the Cleveland Browns who owned the first pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, Mayfield went for the bomb. He...
Scott’s Bud Wilkinson: A Late B(l)oomer of a Book

Scott’s Bud Wilkinson: A Late B(l)oomer of a Book

Magic City Books in Tulsa, Oklahoma, featured John Scott and his Wilkinson book magiccitybooks.com John Scott is anything but a slow study yet it took him years to complete his marvelous archetype of learned sports biography. He began Bud Wilkinson and the Rise of...
Mayfield Memorandum 32: NFL ain’t Bean Bags

Mayfield Memorandum 32: NFL ain’t Bean Bags

Maybe new USC Coach Lincoln Riley forgot to teach OU quarterbacks everything usctrojans.com photo   Before he unceremoniously dumped the Oklahoma Sooners for USC and the lure of LaLa Land, Lincoln Riley had become known as a Quarterback Whisperer. Usually if a...
Mayfield Memorandum 31: Sitting in Judgment

Mayfield Memorandum 31: Sitting in Judgment

The Supreme Court of the NFL is the General Manager’s Office Photo by Connor Betts on Unsplash   The National Football League can appear a heartless realm: From teams that did face-plants short of even the shallow end of NFL mediocrity to those who...
Mayfield Memorandum 30: When Winning=Losing

Mayfield Memorandum 30: When Winning=Losing

Baker Mayfield gives a hand to Case Keenum who knows his pain Matt Starkey/Cleveland Browns   National Football League coaches like to claim that their goal is to put their teams and players in situations that provide them the best opportunity to succeed. But...