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Deshaun Watson could get back to the field by October if the NFL upholds the reported six-game decision (USAT/Ken Blaze).
Deshaun Watson could get back to the field by October if the NFL upholds the reported six-game decision (USAT/Ken Blaze).

Six game suspension ruled by NFL investigation of Deshaun Watson


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A former judge handling the NFL's ruling on Deshaun Watson has found that he violated the personal conduct policy and has suspended him six games.

Per ESPN's Adam Schefter, the NFL now has three days to decide on whether to appeal the decision. The league had been reported to be pushing for a full-season suspension.

Watson and the NFL Players Association came out with a statement Sunday evening calling on the NFL to honor the third-party decision and not appeal. Watson and the NFLPA pledged to not appeal the decision themselves.

Retired federal judge Sue Lewis Robinson handled the proceedings earlier last month for Monday's decision. The decision is also reported to include a clause saying Watson can only get massages from his NFL team's personnel and must maintain a clean record from police investigation and the league's personal conduct policy. There is no fine attached to the decision.

Watson has settled 23 of the 24 civil lawsuits against him for sexual misconduct and sexual assault. Watson had been accused by 25 women within those cases from events from March 2020 to March 2021 while he was with the Houston Texans.

He was traded to the Cleveland Browns in March where he signed a $230 million contract that's fully guaranteed for the next five years. That contract was structured in such a way that a six-game suspension will cost Watson only $333,333 in salary, per ESPN's Field Yates.

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colemanfan
spacer While I believe he's still innocent....
GSCtiger®
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allorangeallthetime52®
spacer Yep!***
Smiling Tiger®
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tigerrag86
spacer Buck buck buckawwk!***
AllOrange247365
spacer NFL and MeToo
Tigergirlga
spacer Huh?
geech72
spacer Exactly !!!
BigCUFan®
spacer No women's rights were violated.
AllOrange247365
spacer Re: No women's rights were violated.
tigerrag86
spacer Re: Exactly !!!
bloodrunsorange63®
spacer Not a suspension
ColorofGrey
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allorangeallthetime52®
spacer Keep in mind...
BigCUFan®
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tigerrag86
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fchrisgrimm
spacer I may be wrong but anyone watch the JD-Amber Turd trial?
Watcher
spacer Does the 6-game suspension include pre-season games?***
BigCUFan®
spacer No only regular season games***
Tigerfansince1972®
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fchrisgrimm
spacer Had he been found guilty of a crime then yes...***
El Tigre 1
spacer Season long ban for what?***
AllOrange247365
spacer Re: Season long ban for what?***
tigerfan22334
spacer Re: Season long ban for what?***
DueWest
spacer Re: Season long ban for what?***
tigerrag86
spacer The bar for “indictment” is not very high at all. The bar
DueWest
spacer Re: The bar for “indictment” is not very high at all. The bar
tigerrag86
spacer What exactly is your true goal in making all these posts?
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spacer I’m honestly surprised it wasn’t a longer suspension.
Judge Keller®
spacer I was thinking it was going to be 3.***
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TigerzzRoar®
spacer Which is why he got 6. Because of the attention and buzz it
El Tigre 1
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spacer Wrong! “You and I” would never have faced the accusations
DueWest
spacer I hear you
ColorofGrey
spacer Re: Wrong! “You and I” would never have faced the accusations
tigerrag86
spacer Re: Wrong! “You and I” would never have faced the accusations
DueWest
spacer Re: Wrong! “You and I” would never have faced the accusations
ColorofGrey
spacer Re: Wrong! “You and I” would never have faced the accusations
tigerrag86
spacer We wouldn't be in jail
ColorofGrey
spacer Completely incorrect. In jail for what?
AllOrange247365
spacer Good point
ColorofGrey
spacer Re: Completely incorrect. In jail for what?
vlastimil_hort
spacer “If there was evidence ...”. Yes ... IF
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u2mfl
spacer I think that's pretty much exactly what most people
TigersAndCubs®
spacer At least the wait is over and he can start to move forward.
colberttiger®
spacer If he only gets 6, he better take it and run. Nfl pushing for
lovingit®
spacer That was all for PR purposes...
El Tigre 1
spacer I wouldn’t doubt that way the can blame someone else but
lovingit®
spacer Re: At least the wait is over and he can start to move forward.
kctigs81
spacer Re: At least the wait is over and he can start to move forward.
bloodrunsorange63®
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cufan
spacer Would any penalty make it right, though?
ColorofGrey
spacer Hopefully the lawyers didn't make a dime..........
CaliforniaTiger®
spacer How could rights be violated when they're doing their job?
CaliforniaTiger®
spacer Re: How could rights be violated when they're doing their job?
ColorofGrey
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BeverlyAnne®
spacer So in sum he is just suspended for promiscuous behavior...
Tiger29212
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Dollarinflation
spacer Re: So in sum he is just suspended for promiscuous behavior...
powerman®
spacer Actually, no it's not.......
CaliforniaTiger®
spacer Genius they accused him of sexual assault not soliciting prostitution...
Tiger29212
spacer And the judge concluded that he did commit sexual assault
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ZeeGantt®
spacer After reading the Judge's written ruling
geech72

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