Patrick Mahomes is extra ready than ever earlier than for Browns, and that’s terrifying
The reigning Tremendous Bowl MVP has closely scouting the Cleveland Browns forward of their Divisional Spherical matchup.This previous Sunday, the Cleveland Browns gained their first playoff recreation since 1994 after they pulled off the large upset over the rival Pittsburgh Steelers. It certainly prompted long-suffering Browns followers to rejoice. However positive sufficient, it sunk in that Cleveland will now face the reigning Tremendous Bowl champion Kansas Metropolis Chiefs within the Divisional Spherical.As if the considered enjoying the Chiefs didn’t make Browns followers nervous sufficient, tight finish Travis Kelce dropped this tidbit.Whereas talking with the media, Kelce talked about that quarterback Patrick Mahomes was finding out and taking notes on the attainable groups the Chiefs might play within the second spherical. After the Browns gained, Kelce stated Mahomes already had a full pocket book on them.Travis Kelce stated Patrick Mahomes has been finding out all of the attainable groups and defensive appears the previous week and a half. When the #Browns gained, Mahomes already had a full complete pocket book able to go, per Kelce.— Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) January 13, 2021Mahomes is able to face ClevelandThat’s proper, the previous NFL MVP and the reigning Tremendous Bowl MVP spent the previous week getting ready for not simply the Browns, but additionally the Tennessee Titans and Baltimore Ravens. That ought to delight Chiefs followers and terrify those that root for the Browns.The Browns protection could have their palms full on Sunday afternoon, as they face a Chiefs offense that averaged 415.eight complete yards per recreation (finest in NFL) and 29.6 factors per recreation (sixth-highest in league).Nonetheless, Cleveland’s will get a lift this weekend, as high cornerbacks Denzel Ward and Kevin Johnson have been activated off the workforce’s reserve/COVID-19 record. Each cornerbacks missed the final two video games in opposition to the Steelers as a result of being positioned on the reserve. On high of that, head coach Kevin Stefanski will possible be out there for the Divisional Spherical to take part within the first playoff recreation of his profession.Within the regular-season, Cleveland’s protection allowed a mean of 358.four yards (17th in NFL) and 26.2 factors (12th-most) per recreation.The Browns will face the problem of attempting to cease a Chiefs workforce that’s decided to repeat as Tremendous Bowl champions. Cleveland’s finest probability is to need to out-duel them offensively with the likes of quarterback Baker Mayfield, vast receiver Jarvis Landry and operating backs Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt.