Benjamin Watson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Benjamin Watson to End Retirement, Sign With Patriots

    SI "Former New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson is ending his retirement to sign with the Patriots, according to The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Watson reportedly also considered the Kansas City Chiefs, Buffalo Bills and San Francisco 49ers before signing with New..." May 09

  • Benjamin Watson Interested In Patriots?

    Pro Football Rumors "If Benjamin Watson returns to the NFL, he could join up with a contender that is badly in need of a tight end. It wouldn’t be a surprise if Watson comes back and signs with the Patriots, Adam Schefter of says (on Twitter).  The Patriots lost one of..." April 25

  • Report: Benjamin Watson considering NFL comeback

    247 Sports "Late last season, Benjamin Watson announced that he would retire from the NFL for good, but now, the veteran tight end may come back for more in 2019. Watson is “now considering a return” to football for the coming season, according to a report from..." April 22

  • TE Watson considering 16th season

    ESPN "Veteran tight end Benjamin Watson, who intended to retire after last season, is now considering a return to the NFL for a 16th season, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter on Saturday. Watson, whose wife is due to give birth to twins next week, might be open to returning to..." April 20

  • Saints’ Benjamin Watson calls out Roger Goodell

    SI "New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson is not retiring without having his thoughts on the NFC Championship game's controversy heard. Watson, who played the final game of his 15-year career last week, called out to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for his silence on the..." January 24

  • How Can the New Orleans Saints Win Without Ben Watson?

    The Big Lead "FS1’s Skip Bayless has been high on the New Orleans Saints all year, picking them to get to the Super Bowl. But with the NFC Championship Game just 24 hours away, that’s all changed. Bayless is now predicting the Los Angeles Rams will pull the upset on road turf. Among the..." January 20

  • Benjamin Watson Won't Play in NFC Championship vs. Rams Because of Appendicitis

    Bleacher Report "New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson will reportedly miss Sunday's NFC Championship Game against the Los Angeles Rams because of appendicitis, per Katherine Terrell of ESPN. Terrell noted Watson hasn't undergone surgery but has missed two practices. The..." January 18

  • Saints TE Benjamin Watson Announces He Plans to Retire After 2018 Season

    Bleacher Report "Ben Watson, who spent 14 years in the NFL as a reliable pass-catching tight end, announced Thursday that he plans to retire from professional football at the age of 38, per Josh Katzenstein of the Times-Picayune.  Watson has played all 15 games this season with the New..." December 27