REPORT: The Browns Are Willing To Pay Roughly Half Of Baker Mayfield’s Salary To Trade Him

The Cleveland Browns are reportedly ready to eat a significant chunk of Baker Mayfield’s 2022 salary in order to trade him.

Mayfield is owed just under $19 million for the 2022 season, and how much of his salary Cleveland is willing to pay has been a huge roadblock when it comes to potential trades. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)

Well, it sounds like the Browns are ready to eat a lot of it.

A Major Issue Is Reportedly Stopping Baker Mayfield From Being Traded https://t.co/UnhbQ0749s

— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) June 15, 2022

During an interview with Rich Eisen, Albert Breer reported that the franchise is ready to pay roughly half of Mayfield’s salary just to get rid of him.

The most likely landing destination remains the Carolina Panthers. You can listen to his full comments below.

Are the Panthers close to a deal for @bakermayfield despite Matt Rhule’s comments about Sam Darnold?@AlbertBreer on the latest:#NFL #KeepPounding pic.twitter.com/SfgUhFUq3g

— Rich Eisen Show (@RichEisenShow) June 17, 2022

If the Browns are willing to pick $10 million of Mayfield’s salary, you have to imagine someone is going to eventually pull the trigger on acquiring the former

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