New York Giants - is among the best of the bunch if you're all about redemption stories. While Tyrod Taylor holds the edge to start right now, Mayfield is making an excellent case to be Cleveland's starting quarterback when the regular season begins. However, in his second series on the field, Mayfield connected with tight end David Njoku for a short touchdown pass. Njoku caught a seam route from Taylor for the first touchdown and was the beneficiary of Mayfield extending a play from 10 yards out.
Barkley's run was exactly the type of play that had scouts, including Giants general manager Dave Gettleman, salivating during the pre-draft process.More news: ‘Superman’ Actress Margot Kidder’s Cause of Death Released
His first series ended with a three-and-out, but he quickly led the Browns on an impressive touchdown drive the next time he got the ball. With an improved offensive line in front of him, the dynamic running back out of Penn State could unleash a reign of terror on the National Football League starting in East Rutherford on Thursday. Mayfield hit fourth-round pick Antonio Callaway over the middle for a 54-yard touchdown in the third quarter. Four were from Britton Colquitt, the incumbent in the Cleveland punting battle. Riley Dixon averaged 44.2 yards on his 10 punts, including one dud and one 62-yard bomb. Six were performed by Justin Vogel, the challenger.
141 - Number of penalty yards the Browns had on 13 penalties, including two for taunting.