The ongoing legal situation for Deshaun Watson has reportedly caused his trade value around the NFL to plummet. On Saturday morning's SportsCenter, ESPN's Jeremy Fowler said the Houston Texans star's trade value has "cratered." Watson has been accused of sexual assault or misconduct in 22 different civil lawsuits that have been filed since March 16.
New Houston Texans defensive coordinator Lovie Smith considers it "an honor" to be on the staff of coach David Culley.
Comments regarding Deshaun Watson cost a Houston writer his job. Diana Moskovitz and Kalyn Kahler of Defector.com report that Aaron Wilson no longer works for the Houston Chronicle due to comments made last month regarding the situation on WEEI radio in Boston. Wilson, in an interview that remains available online, called the lawsuits against Watson a “money grab” and “ambulance chasing.