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J.J. Watt Tells Off His Doubters During Acceptance Speech For Defensive Player Of The Year

Houston Texans fans at the team's official draft party actually booed when the team selected J.J. Watt with their first round pick a few years ago. Fast forward to the present and most of those people probably own a Watt jersey and are so happy the three-time Defensive Player of the Year is on their team.Like most people, Watt remembers his doubters. As he held his third trophy for...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt wins NFL Defensive Player award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) J.J. Watt has won The Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year award for the third time. It was not a unanimous selection for the Houston Texans defensive end, as it was last year - a first for the honor - but it was decisive. In tying Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor as the only players to take the award three times, Watt earned 37 votes from a nationwide...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt On Concussion Risk: Everytime I Go To Practice I Am Going To Hit My Head

Just because your team doesn't make it to the NFL does not mean you will not be a man in demand with the media if you go. Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt was in town Wednesday to do a little promo work for the VR Experience and Papa John's. So along with talking to the media he got to toss some pizza dough.At one point during the day the topic of concussions came up, and...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt: I'll 'never go' to Super Bowl until I play in one

J.J. Watt still hasn't gotten the taste of defeat out of his mouth, after the Texans were shut out by the Chiefs in the opening game of the playoffs.Watt, who apologized to fans after his ineffective, injury-plagued performance, is in San Francisco this week for the Super Bowl festivities, but says he won't go to the big game. Not until he plays in it."You never get that taste out...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt feels concussions are an expected injury

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt says he knew concussions were a risk when he decided to play football, so he's not any more alarmed by the studies of prolonged head trauma suffered by NFL players. ''I think there's this big perception that players have been shocked by the concussion news that has come out,'' Watt told The Associated Press Thursday at...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: NFL scouts were worried J.J. Watt was too dumb and slow

In 2011, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt was drafted eleventh overall, despite many scouts not believing he was worth that high of a pick. He has certainly proven his worth as he has turned into one of the best players in the NFL. He joined The Dan Patrick Show Thursday morning and he read out his draft report from 2011. It wasn’t very flattering as it partially stated “his...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt defends Cam Newton’s dancing

The last time we checked in J.J. Watt and his interaction on Twitter, he was responding to a critic who called him a “try hard.” This time around, he’s defending Cam Newton. Newton has been squarely in the cross hairs of many this season because of his dances after scoring touchdowns. Newton did a lot of scoring, so there were plenty of opportunities to celebrate. Among those...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: JJ Watt undergoes groin surgery

JJ Watt underwent groin surgery, according to a report. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the news about the Houston Texans defensive end. JJ Watt underwent sports hernia surgery with Dr. Meyers in Philadelphia, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 12, 2016   Watt had issues with his groin during the Texans’ playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs on...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt to undergo surgery for groin injury

After further injuring a groin injury in Saturday’s 30-0 blowout loss at home to the Kansas City Chiefs, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt will go under the knife for surgery on Tuesday. JJ Watt says he will have surgery on Tuesday. #Texans — Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) January 10, 2016   An unquestioned tough customer, Watt would not speculate when asked if...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: JJ Watt tries to do every sack celebration at once

J.J. Watt never has been one for subtlety. The Houston Texans defensive end proved that statement yet again Sunday. After sacking Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles on third down in the third quarter, Watt celebrated by attempting to do four of the NFL’s most popular dances in a span of about five seconds. That was… Interesting. For those not up to date with...
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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