Texans QB Deshaun Watson faces his hometown team in his new home town. ESPN's Sarah Barshop with the story of Watson's time as an Atlanta Falcons ball boy and his early experience as a teen in the NFL.
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The summer before Watson’s freshman year at Gainesville High School in Georgia, he spent his August with the Falcons at their practice facility in Flowery Branch -- just 10 minutes from his home. He picked up balls during practice, took care of the equipment and folded towels, among other things.
“Anything that the players needed, we took care of it,” said Watson, whose Texans will play the Falcons on Sunday for the first time since he was drafted.