Supply: Mayfield enjoying with partially torn labrum

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BEREA, Ohio — Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has been enjoying with {a partially} torn labrum in his left shoulder, a supply confirmed to ESPN on Thursday.

Mayfield suffered the harm to the non-throwing shoulder on Sept. 19 whereas making an attempt to make a sort out in opposition to the Houston Texans, and has been carrying a shoulder harness since.

Mayfield is coming off arguably his worst sport in nearly a yr. He accomplished solely 15 of 33 passes for 155 yards in Cleveland’s 14-7 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Nonetheless, Mayfield has downplayed each the harm and the harness, saying they “shouldn’t” be affecting his throws.

“I actually don’t assume it is that difficult,” Mayfield stated of his efficiency in opposition to the Vikings. “All people goes to attempt to make an excuse. I just about hit on it after the sport, I simply need to make the rattling play. It is that easy.”

Mayfield, who completed within the high 10 in QBR final season, ranks twenty sixth in QBR up to now this season with a score of 39.8.

The Browns, who’ve received three in a row, journey to play the Los Angeles Chargers this weekend.

The NFL Community first reported the severity of Mayfield’s harm.