Since Gregg Williams substituted Hue Jackson as head trainer and Freddie Kitchens substituted Toddy Haley as director, Mayfield has received five games during which he performed at least 67 per cent of his passes. No more Browns quarterback has accomplished this feat since 1999, the season the Browns returned out of a three-year hiatus,” according to ProFootballReference.com. Mayfield is also one of just 42 NFL quarterbacks to do that since 1999.
The final Browns quarterback to complete that was Milt Plum from the 1959 and 1960 seasons, based to ProFootballReference.com. However, Plum threw 14 or fewer times in three of those games and he averaged 14.7 throws in those six games (the Browns conducted Jim Brown a whole lot in the past ). Mayfield has done it while throwing more than 40 passes double and averaging 30.6 efforts.
Mayfield can be a long way from the NFL record, as good as that is. Mayfield’s five rankings tied to 24th as 1950, the season the NFL was entered by the Browns.
However, Mayfield is a rookie doing what he’therefore , a rookie who didn’t even start.
“So imagine this guy next year now how good they can be.”
All improvement from the Browns and any is fueled, driven and directed by Mayfield, who is justifying every single shred of belief which general director John Dorsey showed in him when he left him the first selection. To Williams, the Browns & rsquo; belief — in their own playoff hopes and in themselves — begins using their own nickname.
“That wouldn’t happen if it was bogus,&rdquo. “It merely happens when everybody sees it being sincere. One of those things that we’ve mentioned for a very long time is that direction comes by voice instant and example. The body language speaks t hear anything else which anybody else says which comes out in the mouth. ”
In other words, leaders may ’if they don & rsquo, t lead ;t produce. Slimming down exactly what Mayfield has done and will perform in his staying games shows the production (all stats thanks to ESPN Stats and Information, both the Browns and ProFootballReference.com):
Any or all these marks could put Mayfield&rsquorookie season the finest in NFL history. It & rsquo; s a death age, but he & rsquo; s doing it with a team that had dropped following having a four-game losing streak earlier this season and was winless.
S amounts are glittering since then, the Browns have won three of Mayfield and four & rsquo.
In those four games, Mayfield has completed 74.8 percent (83-of-111) with two touchdowns and three interceptions.
Those numbers look that much better with the consciousness that they comprise Mayfield’s O first half of Houston. He explained that by casting 351 yards in the 2nd half that he and the team will return as the most important of the summer growing season.
Even with his worst 50% the summer growing season, Mayfield’s evaluation was 121.7.
The half counts, but remove it and Mayfield’s number soar much higher: 81.2 per cent (78-of-96) completion percent, 1,060 yards, eight touchdowns and no interceptions.