NFLPA Responds To NFL’s Deshaun Watson Appeal

NFLPA Responds To NFL's Deshaun Watson Appeal

The NFLPA had two business days to file a brief responding to the NFL’s Deshaun Watson appeal. The union has, as expected, followed through on filing a reply brief (Twitter link). This matter now goes to appellate appointee Peter Harvey, whom Roger Goodell designated to hear the league’s appeal. Harvey helped the NFL craft its … Read more

Cleveland Browns’ Jacoby Brissett ‘ready to go’ as starter after Deshaun Watson suspension

Cleveland Browns' Jacoby Brissett 'ready to go' as starter after Deshaun Watson suspension

BEREA, Ohio — Jacoby Brissett said his past experiences as a backup quarterback have prepared him for the situation in Cleveland, where he’s in line to take over for suspended Cleveland Browns starter Deshaun Watson. “It’s been my situation throughout my career,” Brissett said Tuesday. “Nothing that I’m unfamiliar with. Always been ready to go, … Read more

Browns QB Deshaun Watson suspended for 6 games

Browns QB Deshaun Watson suspended for 6 games

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson was suspended for six games Monday for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy following accusations 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.” Watson, who played for four seasons … Read more

Deshaun Watson: Cleveland Browns quarterback suspended for six games, per ESPN, citing anonymous source

Deshaun Watson: Cleveland Browns quarterback suspended for six games, per ESPN, citing anonymous source

CNN — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has been suspended for six games for violating the National Football League’s (NFL) personal conduct policy amid sexual misconduct allegations against him, according to ESPN citing an unnamed source. Retired federal judge and independent disciplinary officer, Sue L. Robinson, made the ruling Monday, ESPN reported. CNN has reached … Read more

Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson suspended 6 games for violating NFL’s personal conduct policy

Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson suspended 6 games for violating NFL's personal conduct policy

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will serve a six-game suspension for violating the league’s personal conduct policy following accusations of sexual misconduct, disciplinary officer Sue L. Robinson ruled Monday, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Watson will not be found, the source told Schefter. Robinson’s comprehensive 15-page conclusion stated that though Watson violated the personal … Read more

Cleveland Browns work out QBs Josh Rosen, AJ McCarron; plan to start Jacoby Brissett if Deshaun Watson is suspended

Cleveland Browns work out QBs Josh Rosen, AJ McCarron;  plan to start Jacoby Brissett if Deshaun Watson is suspended

The Cleveland Browns are working out veteran quarterbacks Josh Rosen and AJ McCarron, among others, ahead of the start of training camp, sources told ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler on Thursday. The Browns, who faced the possibility that starter Deshaun Watson could be suspended under the NFL’s personal conduct policy, are looking to enter training camp with … Read more