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DeMarcus Walker announces he’s joining Texans

Former Denver Broncos defensive end DeMarcus Walker announced via his instagram account that he is joining the Houston Texans. Walker had a free agent visit with the Texans last week. Walker’s post to his instagram account was tagged in Houston and had several instances of Texans logos and sights as part of the announcement. Walker [more]

Texans sign guard Lane Taylor

Last week free agent guard Lane Taylor visited the Texans, and now he has agreed to stay in Houston. The Texans and Taylor have agreed to a one-year contract, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. The 31-year-old Taylor has played his entire eight-year NFL career with the Packers. He was usually a starter when healthy, [more]

Five women suing Deshaun Watson have spoken to police

A Washington Post interview of attorney Tony Buzbee includes plenty of flavor and context regarding the maneuverings that happened between the lawyers handling the 22 civil cases filed against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. The interview also has one significant bit of news. Per Will Hobson of the Post, five of Buzbee’s clients have spoken to [more]

What are the Browns getting in Jadeveon Clowney?

A year after failing to sign Jadeveon Clowney to a lucrative three-year deal, the Browns have inked Clowney to a one-year contract worth up to $10 million. So what are the Browns getting in Clowney? The simple answer is, it depends. The more complicated answer is, well, it depends. The first overall pick in the [more]

Another lawsuit is filed against Deshaun Watson

The total number of lawsuits against Deshaun Watson has returned to 22. With one plaintiff dropping her case without prejudice, reducing the number of plaintiffs to 21, another woman has sued the Texans quarterback for alleged misconduct during a massage. The latest plaintiff, a Houston makeup artist, accuses Watson of sexual assault and harassment during [more]

Texans sign Antony Auclair

The Buccaneers haven’t lost many players. They began the offseason with 25 free agents and have re-signed 13. Only four have ended up elsewhere, with eight remaining unsigned. One of those four became a Texan on Wednesday. Former Bucs tight end Antony Auclair has signed with Houston. Auclair played eight games for Tampa Bay last [more]

Jadeveon Clowney signing one-year deal with Browns

The meeting between Jadeveon Clowney and the Browns had to be pushed from Monday to Wednesday. But apparently it still went well. According to several reports, Cleveland is signing Clowney to a one-year deal worth up to $10 million. Clowney will join a defensive line anchored by defensive end 2017 No. 1 overall pick Myles [more]

Dismissed civil case against Deshaun Watson was not settled

On Tuesday, lawyer Rusty Hardin said that one of the 22 civil lawsuits against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has been dismissed. Hardin didn’t say whether the case was dismissed without quid pro quo or whether it was settled. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the case was not settled. It’s still unknown why [more]

Rusty Hardin says one of the lawsuits against Deshaun Watson has been dismissed

The effort to force all persons suing Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson to attach their names to their complaints apparently has achieved the intended goal, as to one of the 22 plaintiffs. Lawyer Rusty Hardin says that one of the plaintiffs has dismissed her case. “We believe we have names for 20 of the 22 lawsuits,” [more]

All 22 plaintiff names in the Deshaun Watson civil cases will be disclosed

Rusty Hardin asked for it, and Rusty Hardin is getting it. After jostling for weeks to force the 22 women who sued Hardin’s client, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson under a Jane Doe pseudonym to disclose their identities, Hardin will learn the names of all plaintiffs. Via Aaron Reiss of TheAthletic.com, attorney Tony Buzbee said Tuesday [more]

Washington claims Beau Benzschawel off waivers

It didn’t take long for Beau Benzschawel to find a new workplace. After the Texans waived him on Monday, Washington has claimed the offensive lineman, according to the transaction wire. Benzschawel initially signed with the Lions as an undrafted free agent out of Wisconsin in 2019. He spend most of his first and second seasons [more]

22 lawsuits against Deshaun Watson will be consolidated for pre-trial purposes

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson faces 22 civil lawsuits arising from allegations of misconduct during massage sessions. Via the Houston Chronicle, the 22 cases will be consolidated for pre-trial purposes. Judge Rabeea Sultan Collier will process the cases until the time comes for trial. At that point, the cases will be referred back to the judges [more]

Texans waive Steven Mitchell, Beau Benzschawel

The Texans have waived wide receiver Steven Mitchell and offensive lineman Beau Benzschawel, the club announced on Monday. Mitchell had been with Houston since 2018, when he signed with the club’s practice squad. He appeared in 10 games over the last three seasons, starting two of them. He caught seven passes for 97 yards and [more]

Cardinals’ trade for DeAndre Hopkins wins best sports transaction of the year

Since 2013, the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference annually has given the Alpha Award for the best transaction in sports. An NFL transaction never had won the award for “Best Sports Transaction of the Year” until this year. The Cardinals’ acquisition of All-Pro receiver DeAndre Hopkins was deemed the best transaction of the year in [more]

Texans remove Deshaun Watson from intro to in-house TV show

It’s the latest tangible sign that quarterback Deshaun Watson won’t be part of the Houston Texans’ future. Via Rivers McCown, the Texans have removed Watson from the introduction to the teams’ online TV show, Texans 360. The development comes during an offseason that has seen Watson request a trade and that, more recently, has seen [more]

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