Odell Beckham Jr.
WR - CLE - IR
Week 12 Outlook
Browns WR Odell Beckham Jr. (ACL) underwent successful surgery Tuesday and is expected to be ready for the 2021 season.
The surgery to repair Beckham Jr.‘s ACL was performed by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Florida. He’s expected to make a full recovery and be a full-go come training camp in 2021.
Per Ian Rapoport, the Browns are rumored to be looking into trading star wideout Odell Beckham Jr. before the start of the 2021 season. Odell Beckham Jr. suffered a torn ACL against the Bengals last week that will keep him out for the rest of the 2020 season.
Odell Beckham Jr. has $12 million guaranteed in his current contract with Cleveland at the start of next league year, which prevents the team from being able to cut their star receiver. The idea is that Cleveland could look into fielding trade offers for the 28-year old receiver in order to avoid paying the $12 million to an injured player on their roster.
WR Odell Beckham tore his ACL in Sunday’s Week 7 win over the Bengals. He confirmed through a text with NFL independent reporter Josina Anderson.
As feared, Beckham tore his ACL in Sunday’s Week 7 win over the Bengals. He will be placed on injured reserve and rehab towards a full recovery for 2021. “Odell Beckham is set to earn $15.75 million in total compensation next year from the Browns, $13 million is guaranteed for injury and converts to a full guarantee if he’s on the roster the third day of the league year, per Mike Garofolo of the NFL Network. The 27-year-old finishes the 2020 campaign with 23 receptions for 319 yards and three touchdowns. Look for Rashard Higgins and Donovan Peoples-Jones to see additional snaps with Beckham sidelined for the year.
Early indications from the Browns are that WR Odell Beckham Jr. suffered a major knee injury in the team’s Week 7 win over the Bengals.
Beckham injured his knee early in the game on an interception return when he was chasing down the defender. He didn’t return, and now the fear is it’s a major injury for the Browns’ star receiver. Tough blow for both Beckham and the Browns. Look for guys like Donovan Peoples-Jones and Rashard Higgins to step up in Beckham’s absence. Stay tuned for more information from the Browns, who have scheduled an MRI for Beckham on Monday.
Browns WR Odell Beckham Jr. (knee) has been downgraded to out in Week 7 vs. the Bengals.
Beckham injured himself attempting to make a tackle after a Baker Mayfield interception. The Browns are now down Austin Hooper and Beckham, and will turn to guys like Jarvis Landry, Harrison Bryant, Rashard Higgins, and David Njoku for the remainder of the game vs. the Bengals.