Texans followers are dedicated to Deshaun Watson.
And as such they’re, presumably, on edge as rumors swirl in regards to the franchise quarterback’s future in Houston. That future seems extra more likely to happen with any workforce however the Texans, with studies of a rising rift between Watson and Houston brass rising wider.
These studies spurred the Houston trustworthy to take motion: On Monday, a bunch of diehard followers determined to collect at NRG Stadium and march for Watson, in assist of the quarterback in mild of the workforce’s remedy of him.
Texans followers, an estimated 150 who assembled at NRG Stadium in a march in assist of Deshaun Watson, now plan to go dwelling after the quarterback’s social media request that they accomplish that, citing security issues
— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) January 18, 2021
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The Houston QB, although, is ever conscious of the present, y’know, international pandemic at the moment taking place within the nation. He urged the followers to disband and head dwelling, hoping to guard them from sickness (and likewise potential heartbreak).
I’m listening to there’s a march deliberate on my behalf in Houston at the moment. Though I’m humbled I ask that whoever is organizing the march cancel for the sake of public security. Covid is spreading at a excessive charge & I don’t need any followers to unnecessarily expose themselves to an infection.
— Deshaun Watson (@deshaunwatson) January 18, 2021
“I am listening to there’s a march deliberate on my behalf in Houston at the moment,” Watson tweeted. “Though I’m humbled I ask that whoever is organizing the march cancel for the sake of public security. Covid is spreading at a excessive charge & I do not need any followers to unnecessarily expose themselves to an infection.”
Talking of illnesses, the Houston entrance workplace apparently is preventing a bit of 1, contemplating proprietor Cal McNair has supposedly hitched his wagon to mysterious entrance workplace man Jack Easterby to attempt to proper the Texans ship, a transfer that has been seen as questionable at greatest and horrifying at worst by numerous NFL personalities, together with former Texan standout Andre Johnson.
Whereas rumors at the moment peg the Panthers, Dolphins and Jets are potential commerce companions for Watson, there isn’t any denying the Texans would like to maintain the famous person QB round. But when Houston decides to half with him, anticipate a a lot much less peaceable protest the subsequent time round.