Benjamin Watson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Patriots’ Benjamin Watson could still hit incentives even with suspension

    Clutch Points "After agreeing to come out of retirement and signing a one-year contract with the New England Patriots, tight end Benjamin Watson will have to sit out for four games, as the tight end revealed that he would be suspended thanks to medication he was taking prior to coming back into the..." May 27

  • Patriots' Ben Watson Confirms Positive Drug Test, Suspension in Facebook Post

    Bleacher Report "New England Patriots tight end Ben Watson confirmed in a Facebook post that he tested positive for testosterone and has been suspended by the NFL for four games. Watson, who took the banned substance during his brief NFL retirement this offseason, explained the context behind his..." May 26

  • Ben Watson: I’m old, so I’m a team leader "Each offseason, NFL rosters undergo inevitable change, even if it’s relatively minor. Older or existing players move on to other teams or even retirement, while new players, veterans and rookies alike, are brought in to fill the void. Sometimes, the new players are familiar..." May 25

  • 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