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Watson rusty in return but Browns get 27-14 win over Texans

Dec. 04, 2022 18:40 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson didn't play well Sunday in his return after sitting out almost two years. Cleveland’s defense and special teams ensured the Browns got the win despite his struggles. Watson turned in a sloppy performance in his first game in 700 days,...

Deshaun Watson returns from ban, declines to express remorse

Dec. 04, 2022 18:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson signed autographs, posed for selfies, ignored the boos and earned a sloppy win. Again, he declined to express remorse for behavior that earned him an 11-game suspension. Back in his old home to play his first game in 700 days, Watson...

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...

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 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...

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...

Attorney: As QB Watson returns, accusers say 'we matter'

Nov. 29, 2022 13:53 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — With nearly all of the more than two dozen lawsuits filed against Deshaun Watson having been settled, most of the women who accused the Cleveland quarterback of sexual misconduct have no interest in his return to Houston on Sunday and just want to move on with their lives,...

Browns' Watson back from NFL ban, clear to start in Houston

Nov. 28, 2022 18:25 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Deshaun Watson won't have a playbook for everything that lies ahead. The practices, meetings, film work, making handoffs, throwing passes for the Browns, all of that will be easy, second nature. The rest: protesters, heightened scrutiny and pointed questions, will...

Texans brace for Deshaun Watson's return with Browns

Nov. 28, 2022 18:25 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson was a star with the Houston Texans. Then he became disgruntled and later disgraced. After sitting out an entire season, he was traded to the Cleveland Browns. There, he has missed most of another as punishment amid sexual misconduct allegations. Come...

QB switch does nothing to help improve terrible Texans

Nov. 28, 2022 15:17 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans benched Davis Mills for Kyle Allen this week with coach Lovie Smith saying the switch gave them their best chance to win against the Miami Dolphins. Instead, it led to yet another embarrassing loss in a season full of them to keep the Texans...