Odell Beckham was again to creating one-handed catches in a exercise final week with a number of of his Cleveland Browns teammates following ACL surgical procedure in November.
The former Giants star receiver is “in improbable form” and appears “able to go,” in accordance with teammate Jarvis Landry, who additionally participated within the exercises in quarterback Baker Mayfield’s hometown in Texas.
“He’s already doing a little issues that can blow your thoughts,” Landry advised the Akron Beacon Journal. “He ran a put up route, sticking off the identical injured leg and exploding out of it, then going up, leaping off that very same leg and making a catch, doing his factor — what he does with one hand.
“You sit again and also you’re like, ‘Wait. He’s even higher than he was final yr.’ So it’s going to be superb to see as time [goes on] and the additional he will get away from surgical procedure how a lot better he’s going to get…He seemed superb.”
Beckham, who injured his knee Oct. 25 in opposition to the Bengals, is scheduled to report back to the Browns’ obligatory minicamp starting Tuesday. Landry, who additionally was a teammate of OBJ’s at LSU, stated he expects Beckham to be prepared for Cleveland’s season opener Sept. 12 in opposition to the Chiefs.
“I don’t anticipate nothing much less from Odell,” Landry stated. “That’s his character, and that’s who he’s. He’s a man who’s at all times going to coach arduous and be ready.”
The 28-year-old Beckham, a three-time Pro Bowl choice with the Giants, had solely 23 receptions for 319 yards and three touchdowns – with one other rating on the bottom — in seven video games for the Browns final season earlier than struggling the damage.