Rusty Deshaun Watson heavily booed in ugly preseason debut

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Deshaun Watson apologized before his preseason debut with the Cleveland Browns and then got an earful from opposing fans. Watson apologized Friday “to all the women I have impacted” after being accused by two dozen women of sexual misconduct during massage therapy sessions. Potentially facing a year-long suspension, Watson publicly expressed remorse … Read more

Cleveland Browns’ Deshaun Watson, in interview, apologizes to ‘all of the women that I have impacted in this situation’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson, for the first time, publicly apologized to the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in an interview Friday. “I want to say that I’m truly sorry to all of the women that I have impacted in this situation,” Watson said during an … Read more

Zach Wilson’s critical Year 2 with Jets begins vs. Eagles

Zach Wilson is determined to show he’s a different – better – quarterback than he was in his rookie year. Behind the scenes, that process began months ago for the Jets’ second-year quarterback with the offseason conditioning program, then OTAs, minicamps and now training camp. On Friday night, behind the scenes becomes front and center … Read more

Deshaun Watson’s ban proves NFL’s disconnect with real world

Have you heard back from human resources, yet? I’m still trying to get an answer as to how many sexual-assault settlements I can make until I’m suspended. Ten? Twenty? They’re still trying to figure out the penalty for Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson – he of the $ 230 million deal – after he recently settled … Read more

Giants’ Brian Daboll plans to play starters vs. Patriots

Andrew Thomas has played in the biggest games a college football player can partake in and has started 28 NFL games at left tackle. He does not need to feel overly excited for Thursday night, when the 2022 Giants open up their preseason against the Patriots at Gillette Stadium. Yet he is. “Every season is … Read more

Eagles 2022 training camp practice notes, Day 10: Jalen Hurts lets it rip

Day 10 of Philadelphia Eagles 2022 training camp is in the books, and it was a short one, as the Birds only practiced for an hour. The next time the Eagles take the field in a competitive setting will be Friday in their first preseason game against the New York Jets. • Nick Sirianni said … Read more

Quarterback Mac Jones confident New England Patriots are ‘going to grow’ under new offensive staff

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones acknowledged struggles as the team transitions to a “new offense,” but expressed confidence that things will turn around. “I’m going to figure it out. I always have. I always will,” Jones said Tuesday after the Patriots’ 11th practice of training camp. “At the end of the … Read more

NFL owners unanimously approve $ 4.65 billion sale of Denver Broncos to Walton-Penner group

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – In less than an hour Tuesday in the third-floor ballroom of an airport hotel, Rob Walton and his group of investors that includes his daughter Carrie Walton-Penner and son-in-law Greg Penner were officially approved as the new owners of the Denver Broncos. And one of the league’s most successful franchises now has … Read more