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Sport Mayfield has response for Cowherd’s criticism

02:55  16 december  2017
02:55  16 december  2017 Source:   yardbarker.com

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Cowherd , a TV/radio host for FOX Sports, has been critical of the Oklahoma Sooners quarterback multiple times over the past month. Here’ s a look at some of that criticism : Baker Mayfield is fun but small, embarrassingly poor judgment, and produces huge numbers in the video game Big 12

He' s criticized Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield all year with tweets like this: Baker Mayfield is fun but small, embarrassingly poor judgment, and produces huge numbers in the The way I take that tweet is that Mayfield understands 99% of things that Cowherd says on his show are for shock value.

Dec 9, 2017; New York, NY, USA; 2017 Heisman Trophy finalist University of Oklahoma quarterbck Baker Mayfield speaks to the media during the 2017 Heisman Trophy pre-announcement press conference at The New York Marriott Marquis.© Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Dec 9, 2017; New York, NY, USA; 2017 Heisman Trophy finalist University of Oklahoma quarterbck Baker Mayfield speaks to the media during the 2017 Heisman Trophy pre-announcement press conference at The New York Marriott Marquis. Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield is now completely aware of commentator Colin Cowherd’s criticism of him.

Cowherd, a TV/radio host for FOX Sports, has been critical of the Oklahoma Sooners quarterback multiple times over the past month. Here’s a look at some of that criticism:

Just this week, Cowherd said the best comparisons for Mayfield to NFL players are Case Keenum and Chase Daniel, calling him “[a] little pudgy, not a great athlete.” Here’s the clip.

A fan grabbed video of the clip and sent it to Mayfield via Twitter. Mayfield responded by mentioning Cowherd in his tweet and sending back a thumbs up, kind of like a cool acknowledgement of the criticism.

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Baker Mayfield had been preparing for his showdown with Colin Cowherd all week — and it showed. When Cowherd began the interview with “the bad stuff,” Mayfield had even more reason to defend himself. The Heisman-winning quarterback jumped on any opportunity to pick on Cowherd

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Mayfield seems to have been able to thrive when people have doubted him throughout his career. Maybe this sort of criticism will help motivate him to succeed in the College Football Playoff and in the NFL.

If Mayfield’s Sooners do beat Georgia in the Rose Bowl, the QB should make like Dabo Swinney with his Cowherd callout.

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