Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson is back in the headlines after a grand jury declined to indict the embattled passer following allegations of sexual misconduct stemming from massage therapy sessions. And while there are plenty of opinions to be had on that subject, we’re going to stick to what happens next in Watson’s football career.
Watson’s relationship with the Texans is irreparably broken. He demanded a trade prior to his legal troubles last January and he didn’t log a single snap last season. Now, the Watson-Texans contested divorce is coming to its conclusion.
With Watson’s legal troubles seemingly behind him, the trade market for his services is heating up. It’s possible the NFL will still levy a suspension against Watson, but that shouldn’t deter quarterback-needy teams from ponying up for his services.
Here are three teams that would make the most sense in a Watson trade.