According to media reports, quarterback Deshaun Watson, controversial due to several abuse allegations, has decided to form a new team and will play for the Cleveland Browns in the NFL in the future.
In turn, his former team, the Houston Texans, should receive a total of five selections for the upcoming draft. On Friday, it said three of the access rights alone are for the first round of the talent exchange. . home page NFL It reported that Watson is set to sign a five-year contract with guaranteed earnings of $230 million during that time.
Watson has 22 civil cases brought against him by women alleging sexual assault. A criminal jury recently ruled that there was no trial. Watson, 26, denied all the allegations. Regardless of a court conviction, the NFL could sanction him for potential misconduct. However, in addition to Brown, the Carolina Panthers, New Orleans Saints, and Atlanta Falcons were also interested in Watson.
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