Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is the AFC’s Offensive Player of the Week (games played Dec. 22-25), the NFL announced today.
Mayfield passed for 284 yards and three touchdowns on 27 of 37 passes (121.9 passer rating) in the Browns’ 26-18 win over the Bengals on Sunday. It marked Cleveland’s first season sweep of Cincinnati since 2002.
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His 24 touchdown passes this season rank him third all-time for an NFL rookie.
Mayfield, the No. 1 pick in the 2018 draft, has been voted NFL Rookie of the Week five times.