Deshaun Watson and the keys to the NFL disciplinary process against him: Cleveland Brows awaiting decision

The portalPro Football Talkexplained in four relevant points what the hearings to which the field marshal was subjected consisted of.

This Thursday afternoon the disciplinary process that theNational Football League (NFL)made to the quarterbackdeshaun watsontoday incleveland brownsaccused byviolation of personal conduct policyafter the complaints of more than twenty women for sexual assault.

After both league representatives and attorneys for thequarterbackpresent their arguments before the appointed judgeSue L Robinsonwho in turn, as reported by the portalPro Football Talk, “asked both parties to submit written briefs in support of their respective positions by Monday, July 11”date on which he would make a decision.

Waiting for that sentence, which may be appealed and in that case the last word will be the NFL Commissioner,Roger Goodellthe aforementioned medium explained in four key points what the disciplinary hearing against Watson consisted of, who is at risk of not being able to play with the Browns in 2022.

This was the NFL disciplinary process against Watson

During the three days of process, details the publication, the link interviewed a dozen women who filed civil complaints against Watsonof which five cases became the central point of the presentation”; however, he warns that did not include in his case evidence that Watson was a participant in violent eventsthreat, application of coercion or excessive use of force”.

In that sense, while the NFL “admitted that the sanction for which he advocates, which is indefinite suspension of at least one yearit has no precedent”responded to the argument of Watson’s defense, about a sanction proportional to the one received by team owners for this concept, indicating that his director of security investigated the allegations about Robert Kraftowner of the Patriots, but that was decided not impose any penalty.

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