Odell Beckham Jr. will not be with the New York Giants subsequent season. Rumors of a departure have been swirling for a number of weeks, and so they flat-out exploded on Wednesday.
All day varied tweets and rumors surrounding the Cleveland Browns. Most claimed the franchise gave the impression to be on the verge of an enormous transfer. Tweets like this one:
These had been popping up all day.
It seems, the rumor is that the Browns had been on the verge of buying and selling for Beckham. Compensation assorted relying on who you discuss to, however the rumored deal could be one thing within the neighborhood of a present beginning participant and a number of excessive draft picks. There are completely different variations of the deal floating round.
The Browns touchdown Beckham and placing him throughout from LSU teammate Jarvis Landry could be fairly loopy. The pair are each Professional Bowl-caliber wideouts who would give younger quarterback Baker Mayfield two actually good targets.
With working again Nick Chubb, a strong offensive line and a younger, proficient protection led by Myles Garrett, the Browns could be a ridiculously enjoyable workforce to look at.
Issues may additionally get loopy in Cleveland.
We all know Mayfield and Beckham each have robust personalities, as does Landry. If these three ever butted heads or weren’t on the identical web page, issues may get loopy.
On condition that new head coach Freddie Kitchens has by no means held that place at any stage, it may be a tall job asking him to corral so many alpha canines in a single locker room.
Clearly we’re nonetheless within the “imprecise rumor” stage of this deal, however the Browns haven’t been shy relating to making strikes. Normal supervisor John Dorsey went in opposition to typical knowledge and drafted Mayfield final yr after swinging an enormous commerce for Landry. Each of these strikes labored out, so he’s clearly assured in his capability to evaluate issues.
Beckham in Cleveland could be legit nuts. However we’d all be watching.