Browns And WR Odell Beckham Jr.’s Relationship At Breaking Point; Team Could Release Him

The Odell Beckham Jr. era in Cleveland make be coming to an end.

One day after his father posted an Instagram video and several comments that ripped quarterback Baker Mayfield, the Browns wide receiver was excused from practice on Wednesday. According to Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports, Beckham’s absence was team-related but didn’t specify if Beckham is seeking his release from the team following Tuesday’s NFL Trade Deadline.

According to Josina Anderson, Odell Beckham Jr. showed up to practice but was told he was excused by the team:

Entering the deadline, multiple teams told Yahoo Sports that Beckham had little to no market, outside of the Browns accepting just a late-round draft pick while also agreeing to pay the majority of the receiver’s $8 million in remaining salary.

Robinson lays out potential scenarios of how this thing could play out:

Whether it’s during the season or after, it seems like Beckham’s time in Cleveland is coming to an end.