How Much Money Would Deshaun Watson Would Lose If He Sits Out Entire 2021 Season?
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It's looking like QB Deshaun Watson will sit out games next season if the Texans don't meet his demands of a trade. So, what kind of money would he be leaving on the table if he doesn't play? Per Pro Football Talk...
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At a base salary of $10.54 million, that’s $620,000 per game. If, as expected, the 2021 season has three preseason games, he’d lose another $1.86 million.

Thus, for the offseason, training camp, and preseason, Watson would incur $3.653 million in fines if he doesn’t show up.

If Watson then skips the season — and if the NFL stages 17 games — he’d lose another $11.16 million in base salary.
(The Spun)
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14 Comments
Why not just take one snap, kneel down. Then go sit on the bench. Technically it’s be playing without actually playing.
Reply9 months
That's really not that bad. I could see him doing it.
Reply9 months
couple mil aint shite with all the stacks you have stowed away huh?
9 months
How much brain cell I lose if I read Larry title for full season?
Reply9 months
based on what you wrote, I'm not sure you can afford to lose any more of them.
9 months
@Thracken- helps if you read it in Khan’s voice from King of the Hill.
9 months
Any money lost would be offset by the profits from being able to day trade without interruption.
Reply9 months
Professional athletes are so persecuted.
Reply9 months
frick I hit downvote and now I can’t hit up vote. My bad homie. Up vote
9 months
He can afford it. You can't which is why it's so mesmerizing for you
Reply9 months
#blackprivilege
Reply9 months
So is it white privilege when Matthew Stafford asked to get traded? Or how about when JJ Watt asked to get released from his contract?
9 months
@BK785......sensitive much?
9 months
He can afford it.
Reply9 months
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