Nike suspends Deshaun Watson deal over ‘disturbing’ sexual assault allegations

Nike suspends Deshaun Watson deal over ‘disturbing’ sexual assault allegations

The Guardian

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  • Houston Texans quarterback faces allegations from 22 women
  • Houston Police Department is investigating claims

Nike has suspended its partnership with Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson after more than 20 women came forward to accuse him of sexual assault or inappropriate behavior.

“We are deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations and have suspended Deshaun Watson. We will continue to closely monitor the situation,” Nike said in a statement released to CNBC on Wednesday.

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