This morning NFL disciplinary officer Sue L. Robinson handed down a six game suspension to Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson for violating the league’s code of conduct policy amid accusations of sexual misconduct.
Former federal judge Sue L. Robinson has found that Deshaun Watson violated the personal conduct policy and has suspended him six games, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 1, 2022
The Dan Dakich Show turned to Sean Salisbury to evaluate the punishment and whether or not the NFL should appeal the suspension.
#Browns QB Deshaun Watson has been suspended for the first six games of the 2022 season by jointly appointed disciplinary officer Sue L. Robinson, per sources.
The NFL has three days to file an appeal, which would be heard by Roger Goodell or his designee. pic.twitter.com/NS6Yr14qLx
— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 1, 2022
Plus, during our conversation Sean Salisbury spoke about:
- the inconsistencies in fines and suspensions from the NFL
- what ramifications could arise if the NFL appeals or accepts the ruling
- where the Cleveland Browns go from here
- the ethical question people will face supporting Watson on the field
Also, Sean took examined the value of NFL training camp and why players shouldn’t be afraid to make mistakes this time of year.
Catch Dan’s chat with Sean below and keep listening to The Dan Dakich Show, weekdays 12-3pm Eastern, on The Fan.
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