HOUSTON — Houston Texans large receiver Will Fuller was suspended for 6 game titles for violating the NFL’s coverage on general performance-boosting substances, but quarterback Deshaun Watson mentioned Wednesday that he thinks it’s “really significant” that the receiver, enjoying on his fifth-yr possibility, is back again in Houston in 2021.
“Will knows that we all love him,” Watson mentioned. “He normally do the suitable matter and then one particular slip-up just bought popped. But we normally going to have his back again. Will’s my brother. The total corporation knows that much too. And you know, make certain that we get him back again for up coming yr, particularly in this corporation.”
On Monday, Fuller declared the violation he was suspended for was a result of his having recommended medication not permitted underneath the coverage.
Watson was questioned if it was significant for the Texans to re-indicator Fuller, who will be a cost-free agent this offseason.
“That’s really significant,” Watson mentioned. “That’s unquestionably one particular dude that I’m going to be doing the job on this previous month and offseason, for certain.”
The Texans took features for Fuller right before the Nov. three trade deadline, but eventually did not make a shift. After the deadline, Watson mentioned, “It would have been hell” if the group experienced traded Fuller.
Fuller will miss out on the closing 5 game titles of this yr and the initially of the 2021 season. In 11 game titles this season, Fuller experienced fifty three receptions for 879 yards and 8 touchdowns.