CLEVELAND, Ohio (JMN Sports) - he Cleveland Browns have excused quarterback Baker Mayfield from next week's mandatory minicamp.

The decision was mutual between Mayfield's party and the Browns.

"That was a decision made between our organization and Baker...best for both sides," according to Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski during a Wednesday post-workout press conference.

Cleveland will begin mandatory camp next Tuesday in Berea at the team's CrossCountry Mortgage campus.