The league's collaborative logrolling agreement allows the NFL to appeal if it disagrees with Robinson's decision

NFL manager Goodell or an functionary of his choosing would handle that appeal decision

The people spoke on condition of obscurity because the decision hadn't been intimately released

Watson, who played for four seasons with Houston before being traded to Cleveland in March

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will serve a six- game suspense for violating the league's

particular conduct policy following allegations of sexual misconduct, correctional officer SueL

Robinson ruled Monday, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter

Watson is eligible to return for the Browns'Oct. 23 game at Baltimore

but they admire the decision, sources told ESPN's Dianna Russini