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Deshaun Watson, in settling and getting counseling, is showing the NFL he’s willing to do the work: Browns Takeaways

Deshaun Watson, in settling and getting counseling, is showing the NFL he’s willing to do the work: Browns Takeaways

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Over the past two weeks, Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has shown the NFL he’s willing to do the work to move forward from the his off-the-field issues and resume his NFL career. If the league sees enough effort and willingness from Watson, it could be a mitigating factor in his discipline, which …

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Deshaun Watson agrees to settle 20 of the 24 civil lawsuits against him

Deshaun Watson agrees to settle 20 of the 24 civil lawsuits against him

Placeholder while article actions load Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has reached settlement agreements in 20 of the 24 active civil lawsuits filed against him by women who accused him of sexual misconduct, the attorney for the women announced Tuesday. Lawyer Anthony Buzbee called the settlement terms confidential and said he expects the remaining four …

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson runs a play during minicamp at CrossCountry Mortgage Campus.

Deshaun Watson settles with all but four of 24 women who sued him

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson has reached a confidential settlement with all but four of the 24 women who sued him and accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in 2020 and early 2021, the women’s attorney said Tuesday. The settlements end the women’s litigation against him nearly 15 months after most were filed …

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Houston detective has testified that she believes Deshaun Watson committed crimes – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images The civil cases against Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson entail a broad and comprehensive effort to find potentially relevant evidence. That effort recently included securing sworn testimony from a Houston police detective who believes that Watson committed crimes. Via Brent Schrotenboer of USA Today, detective Kamesha Baker said under oath that she shared this …

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Browns Won’t Void Deshaun Watson’s Deal Amid New Lawsuits, per Report

Browns Won’t Void Deshaun Watson’s Deal Amid New Lawsuits, per Report

Editors’ note: This story contains accounts of sexual assault. If you or someone you know is a survivor of sexual assault, contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or at https://www.rainn.org. Despite reports of two more civil lawsuits being filed against Deshaun Watson in the past two weeks, the Browns reportedly intend to stick beside …

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Browns remain all in on Deshaun Watson, not looking to void $230 million contract or trade with Texans, sources say

Browns remain all in on Deshaun Watson, not looking to void $230 million contract or trade with Texans, sources say

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Browns are still all in on Deshaun Watson despite new civil suits and allegations, and aren’t looking to void his NFL-record, fully guaranteed $230 million contract or the trade with the Texans, league sources tell cleveland.com. The Browns do have typical club protection in the five-year deal — and extra protection …

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What police said about Deshaun Watson, alleged sexual misconduct

What police said about Deshaun Watson, alleged sexual misconduct

HOUSTON (WJW) – Attorneys on both sides of the Deshaun Watson case give different views on the deposition testimony of a Houston police detective who stated under oath she felt the Browns quarterback should have been criminally charged. “We were dumbfounded. She said the defendant always has to prove his innocence,” said Attorney Rusty Hardin, …

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For Browns, Deshaun Watson Is a $230 Million Question Mark

For Browns, Deshaun Watson Is a $230 Million Question Mark

Toward the end of the introductory news conference in March for his team’s new quarterback, the Cleveland Browns’ general manager, Andrew Berry, sat near a microphone with his arms crossed and publicly supported Deshaun Watson with carefully chosen words and without completely defending him. The Browns had just traded three first-round draft picks and two …

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Deshaun Watson’s Case Tests the N.F.L.’s Resolve, and Its Values

Deshaun Watson’s Case Tests the N.F.L.’s Resolve, and Its Values

Twenty-two accusers. No, this just in, make that 23. Wait, now it’s 24. Should the N.F.L. suspend Deshaun Watson, the quarterback who got a $230 million deal from the Cleveland Browns even though he has been accused of harassment and assault by a steadily growing list of female massage therapists? Sure, the league could do …

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Tony Buzbee adds Houston Texans, others as defendants in civil suits against Deshaun Watson; considering ‘many’ other cases

An uncomfortable balance: Browns continue working on field while latest allegations against Deshaun Watson casts haze over OTAs: Dan Labbe

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Kevin Stefanski was asked on Wednesday if it was frustrating spending his post-practice press conferences answering questions about the latest developments regarding Deshaun Watson. “I would not characterize it that way,” the Browns head coach said. “I do understand that you have a job to do, so I am just going to …

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