Baker Mayfield is known around America as a college football quarterback who plays for the team Oklahoma Sooners. He first started his football career as a walk on layer who played for Texas Tech Red Raiders and he is known to be first walk on true freshman being able to start season opening at the BCS School.
He got transferred to from Texas Tech to the Oklahoma because of scholarship issues and lack of good communication with the coaches. After he sat out the 2014 season because of NCAA transfer rules, he won the starting quarterback job in the year 2015 over Cody Thomas and incumbent starter named Trevor Knight. He was born on 14th April in the year 1995, currently 21 years of age and he is 1.85 meters in height His bio includes the following details while most of the information are about his stats in his high school and club careers..
He started as a quarterback for the Lake Travis High School and when in that position, he led the team to 25-2 record in just two seasons and also won the 2011 4A State championship. He completed his college career with a total of 6,255 passing yards, 67 touchdowns and only with two interceptions.
Just some time after he started the season of 2013, he was named as the starting quarterback who followed a back injury of a projected starter and former Lake whose name was Michael Brewer. He is reported to be the first walk on true freshman quarterback who was able to start as a season opener in the quarterback position.
He got enrolled in the University of Oklahoma in January in the year 2014 but he had not contacted the Sooner coaching staff. He also clarified in an interview with the ESPN that he was seeking to be transferred because of some scholarship issues and thinking that he had earned starting position and that further competition was not far at all. The accusation was denied by the Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury.
In the February in the year 2014, the head coach Bob Stoops confirmed the fact that Mayfield would also be walking on the Oklahoma Sooners. He was not eligible to play till the season in 2015 and then eventually lost the season because of 12 Conference transfer rules which followed an unsuccessful appeal for his transfer restrictions. He was named as the starting quarterback for the Sooners in the year 2015and then he started his career in the same year against Akron Zips football.
He then totaled 388 yards backed up by three touchdowns with a phenomenal win of 41-3. In the second week of the season, he started at Tennessee Volunteers Football and the Sooners got ranked as the 19th and the Volunteers got ranked as the 23rd. He started really very slow in the games not even reaching the midfield till he had a 13 minutes mark in the 4th quarter. He threw for 187 yards with 3 touchdowns with 19 completions when throwing 2 interceptions in the game at the 31-24 win at Tennessee. His earnings and his salary has not been on media yet; surely, most of his admirers and fans are waiting to know his earning.