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Browns in limbo while QB Deshaun Watson's saga shifts again

Aug. 04, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — When owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam returned from Houston in March with Deshaun Watson under contract, the Browns' long search for a franchise quarterback — a fruitless 20-year odyssey — appeared to be over. Nothing's changed. Cleveland's in a...

Browns get some clarity on Deshaun Watson, await closure

Aug. 01, 2022 19:53 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns finally have some clarity on Deshaun Watson's playing status. Now, they're waiting for closure. It could be hours or days away. More than four months since Cleveland signed him to a five-year, $230 million contract, Watson was suspended...

Browns QB Watson suspended 6 games, NFL weighs appeal

Aug. 01, 2022 18:53 PM EDT

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson was suspended for six games Monday after being accused by two dozen women in Texas of sexual misconduct during massage treatments, in what a disciplinary officer said was behavior “more egregious than any before reviewed by the NFL.” ...

Fans debate Watson's 6-game suspension for assault claims

Aug. 01, 2022 18:16 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — After Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson was suspended for six games following accusations by two dozen women in Texas of sexual misconduct during massage treatments, a debate began among fans over whether his discipline was just. Even among Browns fans, who...

Browns head to camp unsure of Deshaun Watson's availability

Jul. 15, 2022 11:17 AM EDT

CLEVELAND BROWNS (8-9) CAMP SITE: Berea, Ohio LAST YEAR: Expected to make a run at the AFC title, the Browns flopped. There was distracting drama, costly injuries and questionable strategy as coach Kevin Stefanski's second season was completely opposite from his first,...

Browns finally trade Mayfield, send quarterback to Panthers

Jul. 06, 2022 18:29 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield's wild four-year ride in Cleveland is over. The No. 1 overall pick in 2018, Mayfield was traded Wednesday by the Browns, who moved on from the divisive quarterback months ago and finally sent him to the Carolina Panthers for a future draft pick. ...

Deshaun Watson settles 20 civil suits, faces NFL suspension

Jun. 21, 2022 16:36 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson’s decision to settle 20 of 24 civil lawsuits for sexual misconduct may not dissuade the NFL from giving him a lengthy suspension, a person familiar with the league’s investigation told the Associated Press on Tuesday. ...

Browns excuse Mayfield from camp, Watson situation expands

Jun. 08, 2022 17:37 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson's complex legal situation has the Cleveland Browns in limbo and unclear about the quarterback's immediate future. They have a better handle on Baker Mayfield's. The team said Wednesday that Mayfield, who lost his job when the Browns...