The Houston Texans were demanding a six-player / draft pick combination from teams interested in acquiring all-star quarterback Deshaun Watson this summer, ESPN reports.
Whether the compensation includes one player and five draft picks or two players and four draft picks, the Texans have refused to scale back their demands for Watson, who remains in the lineup even though he will not be in uniform against at the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
The Texans have no plans to play Watson this season, but sources told ESPN they don’t believe GM Nick Caserio will trade his all-star for less than a six-man / pick combination. draft.
However, according to ESPN, no NFL team intends to meet Caserio’s demands without including conditions on draft picks as the FBI, Houston Police and the NFL are investigating Watson, who has been charged. by 22 women of sexual harassment and assault.