'Bad looks all around': Social reactions from the Deshaun Watson Browns press conference

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson listens to questions asked by members of the local media during his introductory press conference at the Cleveland Browns Training Facility on Friday.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson listens to questions asked by members of the local media during his introductory press conference at the Cleveland Browns Training Facility on Friday.

The Cleveland Browns' trade for Deshaun Watson was made official a few days ago, but on Friday the organization and the controversial quarterback made their first public appearance together.

Watson was flanked by Browns general manger Andrew Berry and head coach Kevin Stefanski in Berea at the Browns headquarters to take questions from the media for the first time since the trade was agreed to on March 18.

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Browns owners Jimmy and Dee Haslam will hold a press conference later in the day.

The press conference came one day after a second grand jury in Texas declined to charge Watson, who is being accused of 22 sexual assaults in Texas.

The acquisition has divided the Browns fan base, leading some to give up the franchise.

How did Twitter react to the introduction of a quarterback who received the largest contract in the league from the Browns?

Here are some reactions.

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This article originally appeared on Akron Beacon Journal: The Deshaun Watson Browns press conference had mixed reviews