Deshaun Watson's suspension increased to 11 games, $5 million fine in a settlement between NFL, NFLPA

In one of the main disciplinary decisions in NFL history, Cleveland Browns star quarterback Deshaun Watson's suspension

Deshaun Watson's suspension was expanded to 11 games with a $5 million fine in a settlement haggled by the NFL and the NFL Players Association, as per association sources.

The split the difference and resulting discipline address a significant increment from Watson's past six-game suspension collected by NFL disciplinary official Sue L. Robinson.

Watson was requested to go through an expert assessment by social specialists and follow their treatment program.

"I have consistently remained on my guiltlessness and consistently said that I've never attacked anybody or affronted anybody, and I will keep on remaining on that," Watson said..

"And yet, I need to keep on continuing on with my own personal business and my vocation, and for us to have the option to push ahead

"I'm going to continue to stand on my innocence and keep pushing forward. I've always stood on not disrespecting or sexually assaulting anyone."