Latest Deshaun Watson News

Rust issues? Deshaun Watson's long layoff could be factor

Dec. 03, 2022 11:06 AM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Aside from battling the Houston Texans and some fans who are likely to taunt him, Deshaun Watson may have another not-so-visible opponent in his first NFL regular-season game in nearly two years. Rust. 700 days worth of it. Watson will make his...

If NFL had its way, Deshaun Watson's return would be on hold

Dec. 02, 2022 20:57 PM EST

If the NFL had its way, Deshaun Watson wouldn’t be playing this week or anytime this year. The league wanted to suspend Watson for at least one season over sexual misconduct allegations but settled for 11 games after an independent arbiter initially gave him a six-game ban. ...

Watson set to make Browns' debut at Texans after suspension

Dec. 02, 2022 12:52 PM EST

CLEVELAND (4-7) at HOUSTON (1-9-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Browns by 7. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Browns 5-6; Texans 4-6-1. SERIES RECORD: Texans lead 7-5 LAST MEETING: Browns beat Texans 31-21 on...

Browns TE Njoku to miss game in Houston due to knee injury

Dec. 02, 2022 12:49 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns tight end David Njoku will miss Sunday's game against Houston with a knee injury, keeping one of Cleveland's top offensive targets off the field for quarterback Deshaun Watson's return. Njoku was officially ruled out following Friday's practice after being...

Watson has better shot winning with Browns than fixing image

Dec. 02, 2022 09:16 AM EST

Deshaun Watson has a better chance of leading the Cleveland Browns to their first Super Bowl title than rebuilding his public image. The disgraced quarterback wouldn’t address his 11-game suspension for sexual misconduct or his league-mandated therapy sessions on Thursday in his...

Josh McCown hopeful to get a coaching opportunity

Dec. 02, 2022 06:04 AM EST

Josh McCown played quarterback for 12 teams across nearly two decades in the NFL, and learned a different offense almost every season. He looks forward to sharing his knowledge and experience as a coach. “I love being part of teams and being part of a group,”...

Browns QB Watson returns from suspension to face former team

Dec. 01, 2022 18:11 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — When Deshaun Watson returns to the field Sunday, it will be in the same stadium where he played his last game 700 days ago. The disgraced quarterback will make his debut for the Cleveland Browns (4-7) against his former team, the Houston Texans (1-9-1), in his return...

Browns QB Watson only talks football after NFL suspension

Dec. 01, 2022 17:10 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson didn't address the accusations or reasons behind his time away from the Browns. No discussion. No reflection. On the verge of his first regular-season game in nearly two years, Watson stayed clear of more controversy. Cleveland's new...

Clemson, North Carolina square off for ACC championship

Dec. 01, 2022 06:11 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Its College Football Playoff hopes dashed following a devastating loss to in-state rival South Carolina, No. 10 Clemson is turning its attention to returning to its familiar perch atop of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Tigers (10-2, 8-0 ACC, No. 9 CFP)...

Deshaun Watson practicing, not talking ahead of Browns debut

Nov. 30, 2022 17:39 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — As Deshaun Watson walked toward his locker, staying behind the sizable media contingent awaiting his first interview in three months, Browns linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah spotted his teammate. “There he goes right now if you want to flip the camera on...