Fantasy Owners Are In A Dark Place After Baker Mayfield’s Negative Points Handed Them A Crushing Loss

by 12 months ago

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Two Interceptions. One fumble. 100 passing yards. 13.4 passer rating. Four sacks. Eight quarterback hits. One fake flag planted at mid-field. Zero touchdowns.

Baker Mayfield, a quarterback who has the luxury of throwing to Pro Bowl receivers, played his worst professional football game yet in last night’s embarrassing 31-3 loss to the 49ers.

If you feel bad for one second about Baker’s dogshit start to the season, consider how he’s hurt his poor fantasy owners. Last night, Baker redefined rock bottom, scoring NEGATIVE fantasy points no thanks to three turnovers.

Let’s allow these unfortunate owners to vent.

Things will not get easier for Baker and the Browns. They take on the 4-1 Seahawks before a bye week, then will rev their season back up against the unbeaten Patriots. Gulp.

[h/t For The Win]

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