NFL sanctioned Houston Texans for violating pay cap

NFL ha sanctioned to Houston Texans With 175 thousand dollars and his 5th round pick in 2023 draft after it was revealed that the Frontier team had exceeded the league’s salary cap limits as reported Around the NFL on your website.

The league announced in a statement that it had determined that in season 2020Houston gave then starting quarterback, Deshawn Watsonnow with Cleveland BrownsA unregistered compensation as a member of alternative sports facilities those from the team.

Houston stated in their own statement that they did not intend to violate the salary cap, but that they would accept NFL discipline.

During 2020 and while the facilities were closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the club covered $26,777 in favor of players at alternative sports venues, which are understood to have been deducted from the player’s salary in his place.

Texans They also added that they cooperated fully with the league in the investigations, and maintain that “it was never his intention to break any rule restrictions or gain any competitive advantage. As long as we don’t agree with the league’s decision, we take penalties and move on.

Houston has second and twelfth picks in the 2023 draft.

Texans let go Watson To brown in the 2022 off-season, after it came out suspended from 11 games and fined $5 million for violating the NFL Code of Conduct.

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Source: Aristegui Noticias