On a day when Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield refused to meet his mandatory media obligations after a match, his wife made a comment on social media. before deleting it.
via Mary Kay Capote from Ordinary Cleveland dealerEmily Mayfield wrote this on her Instagram story: “Nobody would rather say something bad about Baker Mayfield after this game. I don’t think I’ve seen such toughness in a while. Maybe the rest of our squad should take the hint and get tougher.”
Mayfield has been playing since week two with a left shoulder injury. He suffers from knee and heel injuries as well.
That didn’t stop fans from booing Mayfield on multiple occasions on Sunday, as the Browns barely beat the heartbroken Lions, 13-10. Bear Cabot, Mayfield left the field after the game “with his head down and a stern look on his face without celebrating victory with any of his teammates or acknowledging any of the opposing team’s players.” There was also no handshake with fans or acknowledgment of them in any way.
Brown then plays at home in three weeks and hosts the Ravens. Before that time, the Browns face off in Baltimore next Sunday night and then embark on their farewell week.