Browns are just figuring out how to dump Odell Beckham

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Odell Beckham Jr.’s clip successful Cleveland is seemingly winding down quickly.

The Browns are “likely finished” with the wide receiver amid his rift with the squad and backmost Baker Mayfield, according to Cleveland.com.

Now, it’s “just a substance of uncovering the close mode to extremity it,” and “the lone happening near to bash present is fig retired however to extremity the mess.”

The play deed its highest connected Tuesday — hours earlier the NFL commercialized deadline — erstwhile Beckham Jr.’s begetter posted a video to Instagram that showed highlights of his lad not being targeting by Mayfield.

Beckham Sr. besides agreed with a instrumentality successful the comments who accused Mayfield of trying to marque his lad “look bad” by not passing him the ball.

The Browns excused Beckham Jr. from Wednesday’s practice. Head manager Kevin Stefanski reportedly told Browns players that Beckham is “essentially not connected the squad close now.”

Odell Beckham has apt  played his past  down   with the Browns.Odell Beckham has apt played his past down with the Browns.AP

Beckham Jr. was excused from the Browns’ installation again connected Thursday, ESPN reported.

Stefanski said Browns wide manager Andrew Berry is discussing adjacent steps with Beckham Jr.’s agent, Zeke Sandhu.

Both parties are reportedly determining however to resoluteness the situation, whether it is simply a “financial settlement, a merchandise oregon conscionable banishing him to inactive database and eating the much than $8 cardinal he’s owed,” according to Cleveland.com.

Mayfield addressed Beckham Sr.’s Instagram video connected Wednesday.

Baker Mayfield said helium  has not spoken with Odell Beckham successful  caller    days.Baker Mayfield said helium has not spoken with Odell Beckham successful caller days.AP

“Deliberately not throwing the shot to an highly talented subordinate that I’ve enactment a batch of enactment successful with?’ It’s an opinionated statement, I’ll accidental that,” the backmost told reporters.

Mayfield said helium was “surprised” to larn astir the video and would judge an apology from Beckham Jr., arsenic good arsenic enactment his ego speech to person a conversation. He added that helium has not spoken to Beckham Jr. since the video’s release.

Beckham Jr. — who returned this play from a torn ACL that chopped his 2020 run abbreviated — has 17 receptions for 232 yards and nary touchdowns successful six games.