According to a report from NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, one of the 22 lawsuits filed against Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has been dropped. The update on it came last night when Tom Pelissero said Watson’s attorney Rusty Hardin indicated one of the women accusing Watson of sexual misconduct had dropped her civil lawsuit:
Last week, two Harris County District judges ordered Houston attorney Tony Buzbee to re-file the civil lawsuits that allege sexual assault and harassment against quarterback Deshaun Watson with the names of the accusers made public.
Buzbee released a strong statement on Tuesday about the situation:
Last week, Nike suspended their endorsement of Watson, while Beats by Dre, Reliant Energy and supermarket chain H-E-B have distanced themselves from him completely.