Last week, reports surfaced about a new lawsuit tied to Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson.
When asked if Watson has followed guidelines relating to his original 11-game suspension, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stated today that the Browns' quarterback "has followed all of the terms of the agreement.”
"NFL commissioner Roger Goodell asked whether @deshaunwatson has followed the league’s guidelines tied to his suspension: 'Yes, he has followed all of the terms of the agreement'," Goodell announced today, senior NFL reporter Albert Breer tweeted.
In a tweet sent out by Browns' beat writer Mary Kay Cabot Friday, McCarthy was reported to have said the following on Watson:
"Watson’s status remains unchanged. We will monitor developments in the newly-filed litigation; & any conduct that warrants further investigation or possible addt'l sanctions would be addressed w/in the Personal Conduct Policy."
Watson, should there be no amendments to his current suspension, will be eligible to return in Week 13 when the Browns face the Houston Texans.