Latest Deshaun Watson News

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...

Chubb's TD in OT gives Brissett, Browns 23-17 win over Bucs

Nov. 27, 2022 18:19 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jacoby Brissett wasn't seeking sympathy and he didn't want any ceremonial sendoff. After all, he's not leaving. The Browns gave him one anyway. Nick Chubb scored on a 3-yard touchdown run with 19 seconds left in overtime and Cleveland...

Brissett faces pal Brady in possible last start for Browns

Nov. 25, 2022 19:07 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jacoby Brissett began his NFL career as one of Tom Brady's backups — and his shadow. As a rookie in 2016, Brissett spent one season with the New England Patriots and followed Brady everywhere he went, hoping to learn as much as he could from the best quarterback...

Bucs, Brady visit Browns looking for third straight win

Nov. 25, 2022 18:00 PM EST

TAMPA BAY (5-5) at CLEVELAND (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Buccaneers by 3 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buccaneers 3-6-1; Browns 4-6. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 6-4. LAST MEETING: Buccaneers beat...

Texans, Dolphins on diverging paths since 9-turnover fiasco

Nov. 25, 2022 15:28 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The last time the Dolphins and Texans met, Miami edged Houston in a turnover-riddled game indicative of the chaotic seasons both teams were having. For months, Miami and Houston were linked because of the Dolphins' interest in replacing Tua Tagovailoa...

Browns' Brissett excited for 'last' start before Watson back

Nov. 23, 2022 17:35 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Jacoby Brissett didn't need any reminders, subtle or otherwise. For months, Brissett has known that his atypical, somewhat awkward gig as Cleveland's No. 1 quarterback had a shelf life of 11 games, set to end once Deshaun Watson became eligible to return from...

Thanksgiving slate features five winning football teams

Nov. 23, 2022 16:44 PM EST

Thanksgiving will be filled with food and winning football teams. The three-game slate for Thursday turned out better than anyone could’ve hoped when the schedule was announced. Five of the six teams playing are currently sitting in playoff spots. The early game that...

Browns' frustration mounts as season unravels with 7th loss

Nov. 21, 2022 17:34 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Frustrated and flummoxed, Myles Garrett appeared momentarily frozen as well. As his teammates headed toward the locker room Sunday after losing in Detroit, Garrett lingered alone on the bench, slowly peeling tape off his wrists while contemplating another game that...