Results matching “deshaun”

Tony Buzbee: “There will not be a settlement of the Deshaun Watson cases . . . anytime soon”

After a flurry of comments and posturing from both sides in the Deshaun Watson cases, things got quiet as the possibility of settlement was privately discussed. The lawyers briefly returned to the public eye to chide each other regarding settlement talks that broke down over the question of whether any deal would be subject to [more]

Broncos cancel final minicamp practice for team bonding

Broncos coach Vic Fangio informed players at the team meeting Thursday morning that he was canceling the final minicamp practice, Mike Klis of 9News reports. The Broncos instead held a fun day of events for team bonding. They had a dunk tank and various games, including basketball shooting, golf chipping and a home run derby. [more]

Broncos see both Teddy Bridgewater and Drew Lock “getting better”

With the possibility, slim as it may be, of the Broncos adding a quarterback like Aaron Rodgers or Deshaun Watson still looming over the franchise, the two main quarterbacks currently on the roster are competing to be the Week One starter in Denver. And while the competition between Teddy Bridgewater and Drew Lock will be [more]

NFL should let Texans, Deshaun Watson know whether he’ll be on paid leave if cases aren’t settled

It’s been nearly three months since the first of 22 lawsuits was filed against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson alleging misconduct during massage therapy sessions. The NFL has had a full and fair chance to conduct a preliminary investigation. Soon, the NFL should decide whether Watson will be placed on paid leave pending the resolution of [more]

Nick Caserio addresses Deshaun Watson situation says a “decision” is coming before camp

The Texans haven’t said much about quarterback Deshaun Watson in recent weeks. On Monday, G.M. Nick Caserio said more than anyone from the team has said, in a while “We’re taking it one day at a time and really control the things we can control,” Caserio said in an appearance on Sports Radio 610, via [more]

Von Miller ignores Aaron Rodgers rumors, reasoning that “we have Drew Lock”

The Broncos continued to be linked to Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Broncos players continue to pay little attention to the complicated fella who likely won’t be getting his wish for a trade to a new team. “It’s crazy to think about, you know, getting an Aaron Rodgers,” Miller said at his fifth pass-rushing summit on [more]

Kyle Shanahan finds humor in the fact that people thought he wanted Mac Jones

The 49ers crafted a gratuitous mystery when they moved from No. 12 to No. 3 in the 2021 draft, given that they knew they ran the board after Trevor Lawrence inevitably went to the Jaguars and Zach Wilson inevitably went to the Jets. More than a month later, coach Kyle Shanahan finds humor in the [more]

Kyler Murray keeps door open for baseball

From Tom Brady to Deshaun Watson to Russell Wilson to Aaron Rodgers, quarterbacks increasingly have realized the power they have. The next wave of quarterbacks with leverage and willingness to use it could include Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray. Murray, the first overall pick in the 2019 draft, continues to talk about potentially playing baseball. A [more]

Texans won’t hold mandatory minicamp

Deshaun Watson won’t be subject to any fines for missing the Texans’ mandatory minicamp next week and that will be true for every other player on the roster as well. Head coach David Culley told reporters at a Wednesday press conference that the team has scrapped plans for the minicamp. With no minicamp to skip, [more]

Kareem Jackson: Deshaun Watson wants to play for the Broncos

Deshaun Watson‘s career remains in limbo. If/when he’s able to be traded, he has a destination in mind. Former Texans teammate Kareem Jackson tells Aqib Talib that Watson wants to play for the Broncos. “I’ve got a great relationship with Deshaun” Jackson told Talib. “I’ve been talking to him the last couple weeks, man. And [more]

Texans are struggling to sell season tickets

The Texans essentially have become an expansion team. At least when they were an expansion team, fans wanted to see them play. The franchise that joined the NFL in 2002 has sold out every one of its home games. That steak is in danger. Jerome Solomon of the Houston Chronicle writes that, in a matter [more]

David Culley: Tyrod Taylor’s leadership and experience is invaluable

Tyrod Taylor has seen life in the NFL through a variety of lenses over the years. He came into the league as a sixth-round pick and won a Super Bowl ring during his four years as a backup with the Ravens before going to a Pro Bowl during his run as the starter for the [more]

Tyrod Taylor feels no added pressure replacing Deshaun Watson

Deshaun Watson remains on the Texans’ roster, but he is all but dead to the team. Watson is not participating in the team’s offseason program as he deals with his legal issues and hopes for a trade elsewhere. Coach David Culley won’t talk about Watson. The Texans signed veteran Tyrod Taylor on March 22 but [more]

Tyrod Taylor: This is a wonderful opportunity for me to lead

Tyrod Taylor didn’t catch any breaks with the Chargers last year, but he’s on track to have a chance at better luck this season. Taylor opened the season as the team’s starting quarterback, but his run lasted one week because a poorly delivered painkilling injection before Week 2 punctured his lung. Justin Herbert took over, [more]

Dre’Mont Jones doesn’t care about Denver’s quarterback competition

Here’s the thing about a quarterback competition: All players on the team inevitably will be asked about it. On Wednesday, Broncos defensive end Dre'Mont Jones gave a candid response to a question regarding the Teddy Bridgewater vs. Drew Lock quarterback duel in Denver. “I don’t give a shit,” Jones said, via Andrew Mase of DNVR [more]