Latest Deshaun Watson News

Browns in good hands with Brissett while Watson suspended

Sep. 23, 2022 16:08 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jacoby Brissett's assignment is clear: keep the Browns competitive and in contention while Deshaun Watson's away. He's doing much more than that. During a 29-17 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night, Brissett, who has zero illusions...

Brissett, Browns rebound from collapse, beat Steelers 29-17

Sep. 23, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — An unimaginable collapse still fresh in their minds, the Browns managed to avoid a second one in four days. Jacoby Brissett threw two touchdown passes, Nick Chubb ran for a score and Cleveland bounced back from its epic meltdown by finishing off the rival...

Chiefs roll with Harris in Indy as Gay begins suspension

Sep. 22, 2022 13:30 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Matt Ammendola was essentially signed off the street to serve as the Kansas City Chiefs' kicker while Harrison Butker was dealing with a sprained left ankle, and he was perfect on field goals and extra points in a win over the Chargers. The Chiefs hope their...

Smith returns to Soldier Field as Texans seek win over Bears

Sep. 22, 2022 12:47 PM EDT

HOUSTON (0-1-1) at CHICAGO (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE: Bears by 2½, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Texans 2-0, Bears 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Texans lead 4-1. LAST MEETING: Bears beat Texans...

Dolphins see growth in Tagovailoa's confidence

Sep. 21, 2022 17:11 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel has spoken repeatedly about wanting to see quarterback Tua Tagovailoa’s confidence grow. Not just confidence in his understanding of a new offense, but his confidence after making mistakes in games. “He’s...

Pro Picks: Browns not among 9 home dogs vs. Steelers

Sep. 21, 2022 12:22 PM EDT

Nine home teams are underdogs in Week 3. Behind the Dawg Pound, the Cleveland Browns aren't among them. The Browns host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night to kick off a week featuring more road favorites than home. Both teams are aiming for a 2-1 start and...

Browns make same mistakes, suffer inexcusable loss to Jets

Sep. 19, 2022 15:50 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — There are losses that can linger and leave marks, some that don't heal so quickly. The Browns may have suffered one with an unimaginable giveaway Sunday. Less than two minutes from a 2-0 start before a raucous home crowd in what's supposed to be the...

Flacco rallies Jets to stunning 31-30 comeback over Browns

Sep. 18, 2022 19:12 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Everything was stacked against the New York Jets. The clock wasn't in their favor, and Cleveland's frothing home crowd was making things harder. The Jets had Joe Flacco. And that was enough. Flacco fired a 15-yard touchdown pass to rookie Garrett...

Browns face Jets with chance for first 2-0 start since 1993

Sep. 16, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (0-1) at CLEVELAND (1-0) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Browns by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets 0-1; Browns 1-0. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 14-13. LAST MEETING: Jets...

On Football: Can Black QBs pave way for Black coaches?

Sep. 16, 2022 13:31 PM EDT

When 11 Black quarterbacks started NFL games in Week 1, it was another indication those racial stereotypes have finally been overcome. While there is a continued lack of diversity among general managers and coaches, four of the five largest contracts in the sport have been given to...