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NFL team reportedly hired P.I. to follow Baker Mayfield

Baker Mayfield is one of the most polarizing prospects in this year’s deep quarterback draft class, and at least one team is not going to take a chance on the former Oklahoma star without knowing exactly what is going on in his personal life.Robert Klemko of The MMQB reports that one NFL team hired a private investigator to tail Mayfield around recently, and Mayfield was tipped off...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL GM reveals which QB is smartest in 2018 NFL Draft

This particular quarterback class features a number of bright individuals who are well-spoken, academically gifted and have a high football IQ.UCLA product Josh Rosen’s body of work speaks for itself, and USC’s Sam Darnold is no simpleton, either. This is part of why both are surefire first-round draft picks.But neither of them are the smartest quarterbacks in the draft — at least...
Via The Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayfield downplays Manziel comparisons, says he's best QB in draft

Baker Mayfield certainly cannot be accused of lacking in confidence.The Oklahoma quarterback spoke to media at the NFL Combine on Friday, and he called himself the best quarterback in the draft in a series of remarks that bordered on cockiness. Mayfield even compared himself specifically to other quarterbacks — and argued against the notion that he’s too cocky. It’s all in the eye...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 13 players to watch Saturday at 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

Every day is important during the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine, but Saturday is particularly exciting. Quarterbacks, wide receivers and tight ends will be hitting the field at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis to show off their speed, agility, explosion and skill.Of course, the main attraction is this year’s crop of quarterbacks. But in today’s NFL you need dynamic receiving threats...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

16 most intriguing prospects attending the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

The 2018 NFL Scouting Combine features tantalizing prospects who have unbelievable talent, but many players will have some huge question marks, too.It’s hard to get people to agree about what we should expect from these types of players going forward at the NFL level, though some are more of a sure thing than others. Two Heisman Trophy winners fit this mold in 2018, along with some...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield won't attend the NFL draft

Baker Mayfield is one of many potential high draft picks as we approach the 2018 NFL Draft. But he’s not going to be in attendance when the event takes place. And there’s a very good reason for that.“He said he will not be attending the NFL Draft in Arlington at the end of April.  He will watch it with his family.”To be fair, Mayfield doesn’t owe us anything, let alone an explanation...
Via The Sports Post
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayfield reveals which NFL QB he’d most like to learn from

Reigning Heisman Trophy winner and Oklahoma product Baker Mayfield has been drawing comparisons to Saints quarterback Drew Brees, due to his height and throwing mechanics, ahead of the 2018 NFL Draft.But that’s not the NFL quarterback he’d most like to learn from.Mayfield, who could end up being the first player taken in the draft, was recently asked which NFL quarterback’s brain...
Via The Sports Daily
February 16, 2018  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield deletes tweet where he took shot at new Texas signee

Baker Mayfield may be heading to the pros, but he still can’t resist some good ol’ trash talk at the college ranks for old times sake.Four-star defensive tackle Keondre Coburn officially signed with Texas on Wednesday as part of National Signing Day. He proceeded to tweet a message to Longhorn Nation where he promised to beat Big 12 rival Oklahoma. The name drop caught the attention...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 07, 2018  |  Discuss

Can Baker Mayfield transition smoothly to the NFL?

Reigning Heisman winner Baker Mayfield and the Oklahoma Sooners dropped a heartbreaker to the Georgia Bulldogs in the Rose Bowl on New Year’s Day. The double-overtime loss prevented Mayfield’s career in Norman from being extended one more game. It also ends one of the most interesting college football careers in history.On the field, Mayfield proved himself to be among the best college...
Via SNIPdaily
January 02, 2018  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield dedicates rest of season to young girl who passed away

One of the things high-profile athletes have the privilege of doing is being a source of inspiration and hope for young children who suffer from serious illnesses. A group that helps facilitate these special encounters — Special Spectators — passed along some very sad news on Friday. One of the girls in their program who had been a huge Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma Sooners fan, Mackenzie...
Via Sportsnaut
December 08, 2017  |  Discuss

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