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Texans Sued For ‘Enabling’ Deshaun Watson’s Alleged Assaults

June 27, 2022, 7:06 PM

The Houston Texans were sued by one of former quarterback Deshaun Watson’s alleged victims on Monday for “enabling” his “predatory” sexual misconduct against several masseuses he sought through Instagram while he was employed by the NFL team, according to a petition filed Monday in a Texas district court.

Toi Garner accuses the Texans of sweeping Watson’s behavior under the rug instead of investigating claims of sexual misconduct. The organization’s director of security Brent Necara provided Watson with nondisclosure agreements to help him “protect himself” from legal action, according to the complaint filed in Harris County District Court.

Watson reached out ...