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Deshaun Watson gets muted reaction at Browns’ open practice

Watson, a three-time Pro Bowl selection, signed a five-year, $230 million contract with the Browns after being acquired from Houston

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson sprinted onto the field to a light round of cheers Saturday at the Cleveland Browns’ first open practice of training camp. The noticeably muted reaction reflected the uncertainty surrounding Cleveland’s controversial new quarterback. Watson…

Watson, Browns open camp as NFL ruling looms

Watson has been accused by two dozen massage therapists in Texas of sexual misconduct

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson’s first practice of training camp with the Browns was unusual: indoors, helmetless and brief. He did take snaps with the starters. It’s unclear if it will stay that way. Cleveland’s controversial quarterback practiced Wednesday…

Deshaun Watson settles 20 civil suits, faces NFL suspension

Watson still faces discipline from the league

HOUSTON (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson’s decision to settle 20 of 24 civil lawsuits for sexual misconduct may not dissuade the NFL from giving him a lengthy suspension, a person familiar with the league’s investigation told the Associated…

All eyes on the NFL’s pending decision on Deshaun Watson

While Deshaun Watson maintains his innocence and fights to clear his name, the Cleveland Browns and football fans everywhere wait for the NFL to determine an appropriate penalty for the star quarterback accused of sexual misconduct by 24 women. A…

AP source: Browns QB Watson to meet with NFL reps in Texas

CLEVELAND (AP) — NFL officials will meet this week with Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson as the league continues to investigate whether he violated its personal conduct policy, a person familiar with the plans told The Associated Press on Monday.…

Trade for Watson ends up costing Browns a little more

CLEVELAND (AP) — The price for Deshaun Watson went up for the Cleveland Browns in 24 hours. Call it football inflation. Cleveland’s trade for the legally entangled quarterback became official Sunday, when the Browns finalized the complex deal and released…

Browns to trade Keenum, sign Brissett as backup

Cleveland is sending Keenum to Buffalo for a seventh-round draft pick in 2022

While they wait to welcome Deshaun Watson, the Browns have agreed to trade backup quarterback Case Keenum to Buffalo and sign free agent QB Jacoby Brissett, a person familiar with the deals told The Associated Press on Saturday. Cleveland is…

Texans look to move on and rebuild in wake of Watson trade

Watson was dealt to the Browns Friday

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans look to move on in the wake of their trade Friday of Deshaun Watson to the Cleveland Browns, hoping the three first-round picks they received in the deal will help them improve a team…

Browns meeting with DeShaun Watson

Browns release JC Tretter, union president; meeting Watson

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns released center JC Tretter, who was recently re-elected as president of the NFL Players Association, while the team accelerated its pursuit of controversial quarterback Deshaun Watson. Tretter spent five seasons with Cleveland as a…

Cowboys Amari Cooper heading to the Cleveland Browns

Browns landing WR Cooper in trade with Cowboys

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns weren’t willing to wait for free agency or the NFL draft to get their No. 1 wide receiver. Cleveland general manager Andrew Berry filled his club’s biggest need on Saturday by agreeing to acquire Amari…

Browns survive Lions 13-10

Chubb runs for 130, Browns hold off winless Lions

CLEVELAND (AP) — With the game’s outcome in doubt and Cleveland’s season in serious danger, the Browns turned to their most reliable player. Nick Chubb came through as always. “We needed him and he showed up,” said Browns cornerback Denzel…

Browns defeat Texans 31-21

Mayfield shakes off injury, leads Browns past Texans

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield came back after hurting his left shoulder to throw a touchdown pass and run for a TD, leading the Cleveland Browns to a 31-21 win Sunday over the Houston Texans, who were in it until…

Baker Mayfield wants to focus on winning

Browns’ Mayfield not focused on money after Allen’s big deal

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield won’t let dollar signs sack him. With Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen signing a six-year, $258 million extension, a deal that includes $150 million guaranteed and $43 million per season, it would be understandable if Mayfield…