EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Odell who?
Oh yeah, that Odell.
Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams claimed he changed into handiest joking when he said “Odell who?” in some unspecified time in the future of the week, but Beckham reminded him exactly who he’s in some unspecified time in the future of the Browns’ 23-three victory Monday evening.
Beckham, who accused Williams of “low price photographs and soiled performs” that “changed my existence with out destroy” with a string of accidents, didn’t build on his insanely costly dangle a look in some unspecified time in the future of the Jets game, but he composed made certain it changed into OBJ time at MetLife Stadium in entrance of Williams and a nationwide tv viewers.
After the game, when requested in his podium press convention about Williams, Beckham said “who?”
In his return to his broken-down stomping grounds, Beckham caught a diminutive seam route from Baker Mayfield conclude to the 20 on the first play of a third-quarter pressure and raced upfield for a profession-lengthy 89-yard landing do away with to build the game out of reach at 23-three. TV replays showed Williams screaming on the Jets sideline in some unspecified time in the future of Beckham’s do away with and plod.
After the rating, Beckham eminent by pretending to commence a door and stroll by it, as if to dispute “I’m house.”
It changed into the fastest dawdle on a scoring play this season, per Next Gen Stats, who said Beckham reached 21.70 MPH.
“I’ve misplaced adequate video games right here, so that you can head away right here with a purchase is a first fee feeling,” said Beckham, who performed his house video games at MetLife for the Giants sooner than being traded to the Browns in some unspecified time in the future of the offseason.
The TD — the longest of Beckham’s profession — came after he left the field early at halftime after cramping up in the dwell zone on a bomb to him that changed into broken up.
The rating moreover came after a frustrating three quarters for Mayfield and Beckham for one reason or one other. Mayfield changed into stymied by Williams, who perplexed him with varied looks in the game and held the Browns to 2 field targets on their first two drives and 16 aspects unless that Beckham outburst.
Beckham — who made a spectacular 33-yard one-handed sideline do away with on the Jets’ four on the opening pressure — changed into rattled by the officials on that opening pressure when they made him go away the field to do away with away his gold visor. Beckham, who flung his helmet to the Browns’ trainer, changed into fuming on the sideline whereas Mayfield faced a third and 5.
Mayfield rolled to his ultimate and threw the ball away alongside with his megastar receiver off the field. The Browns settled for a 23-yard field purpose, the first of two on their opening two possessions.
Late in the 2nd half of, with the Browns leading thirteen-three, Mayfield heaved the ball forty yards to Beckham in the dwell zone, and the go changed into broken up. Beckham tried to stand up, but one thing didn’t in actuality feel ultimate and he took a seat for a 2nd in the dwell zone. He then limped over to the sideline for a chat with the medical workers, and jogged to the reverse corner of the field and into the locker room with the medical workers.
But he changed into assist on the field on the Browns’ first pressure of the 2nd half of, and appeared completely ravishing as he sprinted into the dwell zone with the fourth-longest landing do away with in Browns history.
The victory improved the Browns to 2-zero and marked Freddie Kitchens’ first victory as head coach.
“I’m accurate ready to get to work on the subsequent one,” Kitchens said after the game when requested about his first purchase.
The game changed into moreover inner most for Myles Garrett, who holds a grudge against Williams for, he says, limiting him to 2 go-dawdle strikes in his first two seasons. Garrett performed with three sacks but moreover two roughing-the-passer penalties, one offsides penalty and one quarterback knocked out of the game.
Garrett knocked quarterback Trevor Siemian out of the game with 7:47 left in the half of when he drilled him helmet-to-chin and Siemian fell awkwardly alongside with his left leg pinned under him. Siemian walked off on his admire and then limped to the locker room.
He changed into replaced by Luke Falk, first and principal a sixth-spherical internet of the Titans in 2018, who changed into activated off the prepare squad this week when Sam Darnold changed into ruled out of the game with mono.
The hit on Siemian earned Garrett his 2nd 15-yard roughing call accurate a week after he changed into fined $10,527 for clocking Titans tight dwell Delanie Walker correct by the facemask. He can demand to dangle his pockets lightened yet one more time this week.
Kitchens known as Garrett’s penalties “a get of selfishness” at halftime, per radio sideline reporter Ross Tucker.
Kitchens admitted in his postgame press convention that he pulled Garrett apart after that 2nd one and reminded him “he’s in the game to get sacks” and no longer penalties.
Garrett acknowledged that “I’m in a position to’t enact that to my team” and “I don’t desire a popularity for unhurried hits.” He did reveal, on the opposite hand, that he felt it changed into a realizing hit, despite the incontrovertible truth that Kitchens said it changed into a first fee call.
The flag and insertion of Falk temporarily rejuvenated the Jets, who went on to kick a field purpose on the pressure to build up away from the shutout.
The Jets (zero-2) tried to originate it a game in the fourth quarter when Darryl Roberts picked off Mayfield on a ball that went off Beckham. But the Jets gave it ultimate assist when Le’Veon Bell changed into stripped by Joe Schobert deep in Browns territory and T.J. Carrie recovered and returned it to the 10.
The victory helped erase the sting of the Browns’ forty three-thirteen loss to the Titans in the opener and bought the Browns stepping into the coolest route with the Rams coming to town next week for a Sunday evening matchup.
Mayfield performed 19-of-35 attempts for 325 yards with one landing and one interception for an eighty three.6 rating. Beckham caught six of 10 targets for 161 yards and one one TD. Jarvis Landry caught three passes for 32 yards. NIck Chubb rushed 18 instances for 62 yards and one 19-yard TD. He caught four passes for 36 yards.
Kitchens didn’t think pulling Mayfield
Kitchens said he never concept about pulling Mayfield or Chubb in the fourth quarter after the game changed into smartly in hand.
David Njoku concussion
Browns tight dwell David Njoku left the game with a concussion and didn’t return after getting upended in the first quarter by cornerback Nate Hairston.
Njoku changed into wobbly as he walked to the sideline, and changed into taken to the locker room, the build he changed into diagnosed with the concussion.
The Browns had been already with out Rashard Higgins, who’s Mayfield’s safety rating. Higgins changed into lazy with a sprained ankle.
Defensive assist Morgan Burnett left the game with a quad ruin.
The Browns host the Rams on Sunday evening.
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