Browns QB Baker Mayfield (ribs) expected to start Week 7

Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski said after Sunday’s 38-7 loss to the Steelers that he pulled quarterback Baker Mayfield because he “just did not want to see him get hit one more time.”

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Mayfield came into the game with a questionable tag because of sore ribs that were the result of a hit he took in the team’s Week 5 win over the Colts. He was sacked four times and hit several other times by members of the Pittsburgh defense over the course of the game and Stefanski said Monday that Mayfield is feeling the aftereffects the next day. The good news is the story said he will start in Week 7 and he's not nearly as sore as he was last week.

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