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...
Winter Comes to the Lion of the O-Line

Winter Comes to the Lion of the O-Line

Longtime Brown Doug Dieken comes to the end of the line John Reid/Cleveland Browns   Before he ascended into the heaven that is the Cleveland Browns radio broadcast booth, Doug Dieken played a hallowed position: Left tackle. It is the one spot along the offensive...
Mayfield Memorandum 29: A Season of Aughts

Mayfield Memorandum 29: A Season of Aughts

Too much T.J. Watt (90) proved too much for James Hudson (66) and Baker Mayfield Matt Starkey/Cleveland Browns   As the Cleveland Browns were solidifying their claim as the worst team in the best division—AFC North—of the National Football League, quarterback...