Deshaun Watson

Deshaun Watson Fantasy

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Height / Weight
6'2" / 220 lbs.
Date of Birth (Age)
September 14, 1995 (25)
Experience
4th Season
Drafted
2017 / Rd. 1 / Pk. 12 (HOU)
College
Clemson

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Deshaun Watson News

Deshaun Watson May Struggle Against Ravens

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson faces a tough Week 2 matchup against the Baltimore Ravens. Watson -- who had one of his worst games of 2019 against this team, when he had just 169 passing yards -- is still a must-start option in season-long formats because of his tremendous upside, but he has a pretty low floor this week. The Ravens proved in Week 1 that their 2020 defense was just as scary as their 2019 defense, holding Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield to 189 yards and picking him off. This is a week where you likely don't want to put Deshaun Watson in a DFS lineup.

Sep. 17th • 6:51 PM
Garbage Time Helps Deshaun Watson Salvage Week 1

For much of Thursday's season-opening loss, it looked like Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson was on his way to a really rough day. But with a touchdown pass and run in the fourth quarter, Watson emerged from Houston's 34-20 loss with some solid numbers. He finished with 253 passing yards on 20-for-32 passing with a touchdown and an interception. He added six carries for 27 yards and a score, mostly avoiding the run game until late. It was not an encouraging game. Watson is still a fantasy QB1 and still is one of the highest-upside plays at the position, but we'd be lying if we said Thursday's game wasn't at least a little worrisome, mostly because it exposed the issues the team has at wide receiver.

Sep. 10th • 11:27 PM
Deshaun Watson Is Solid Week 1 Start

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson doesn't have the easiest matchup on Thursday night when he faces the Kansas City Chiefs, but he remains a solid starting option. Watson, who just signed an extension with Houston, will be operating without his former top receiver, DeAndre Hopkins, this year, but the Texans have put a vertical passing offense around him that should play to his strengths. He might not challenge to be the week's overall QB1 this time around, but his upside as a passer and runner make him a must-start option in a high-profile Thursday night clash. Sure, there's more uncertainty around Watson than usual, but he did have 388 passing yards the last time he faced Kansas City.

Sep. 7th • 12:07 PM

Depth Chart

  • Offense
  • Defense
QB Deshaun Watson
AJ McCarron
RB David Johnson
Duke Johnson
LWR Will Fuller V
Kenny Stills
RWR Brandin Cooks
Isaiah Coulter
SWR Randall Cobb
DeAndre Carter
TE Jordan Akins
Darren Fells
LT Laremy Tunsil
Roderick Johnson
LG Max Scharping
C Nick Martin
RG Zach Fulton
Senio Kelemete
RT Tytus Howard
Brent Qvale
LDE Charles Omenihu
Carlos Watkins
NT Brandon Dunn
P.J. Hall
RDE J.J. Watt
SLB Whitney Mercilus
Jacob Martin
WILL Zach Cunningham
Dylan Cole
MIKE Benardrick McKinney
Tyrell Adams
JACK Brennan Scarlett
Jonathan Greenard
LCB Vernon Hargreaves III
Cornell Armstrong
SS Eric Murray
FS Justin Reid
Michael Thomas
RCB Bradley Roby
Lonnie Johnson Jr.
S A.J. Moore Jr.
K Ka'imi Fairbairn