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Report: JJ Watt expects to return to practice next week

Despite reports claiming he could miss the start of the regular season, J.J. Watt is reportedly expected to return to practice before the Houston Texans’ fourth and final preseason game. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, Watt could practice as early as next week. #Texans star DL JJ Watt expects to practice next week, source said. Potentially major development toward...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans won't rush JJ Watt back for Week 1

The Houston Texans are optimistic that J.J. Watt will not end up missing any regular season games, but that does not mean they are planning to bring him back before he is 100 percent healthy. According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, Watt’s status for Week 1 and Week 2 remains uncertain because the Texans do not want to rush him back and risk his long-term health. While the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill O’Brien expects JJ Watt back ‘sooner rather than later’

Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien was vague when discussing JJ Watt’s injury status on Sunday, but he sounded fairly optimistic that Watt would make good progress toward a return. Watt had back surgery early in the offseason, and O’Brien said that the team felt good about how his recovery has gone thus far. “I’m not on Twitter, so I’m not sure about that but I just don’t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans expect JJ Watt back 'sooner rather than later'

After learning that J.J. Watt will might not be available for the season’s first two games, Houston Texans fans were given a glimmer of hope from head coach Bill O’Brien. O'Brien on Watt: "I don't think anybody can predict when J.J. will be back. He'll be back sooner rather than later." — Houston Texans (@HoustonTexans) August 21, 2016 “Sooner” is certainly encouraging for...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt could miss first two games of season

J.J. Watt is said to be progressing nicely in his rehab from back surgery he underwent last month, but there is still some uncertainty over whether he will miss regular season time. On Friday, Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien told ESPN’s Ed Werder that he is unsure if Watt will be ready for Week 1. #Texans HC Bill O'Brien encouraged by @JJWatt recovery from back surgery...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt, The Rock raising awareness for US veterans

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt joined The Rock and others to raise awareness for U.S. veterans by completing the #22PushupChallenge. The movement was started by #22Kill, which works to “raise awareness to the suicide epidemic that is plaguing our country, and educate the public on mental health issues such as PTS.” The advocacy group took on the name #22Kill after...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt goes through firefighter training (VIDEO)

Houston Texans star J.J. Watt is like most young children — he’s interested in what firefighters do and how they do it. As such, he recently teamed up with Gatorade for a spot, and went through their entire training regimen. Of course he was able to do it with ease, whereas if the common folk such as you and I did it, we would likely struggle. Takeaways: Stay hydrated, and Watt...
Via The Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt deserves a huge raise

After watching the events of the 2016 NFL offseason unfold, one thing is crystal clear: J.J. Watt deserves a massive raise. Universally accepted as the top defensive player, and as one of the NFL’s top players at any position, Watt is significantly underpaid as the market is currently constituted. The Houston Texans signed Watt to a six-year deal worth just over $100 million...
Via Sportsnaut
July 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Florio calls J.J. Watt a ‘Kardashian’ after Twitter war

Pro Football Talk founder Mike Florio made an appearance Wednesday morning on “The Dan Patrick Show” and discussed the social media battle that ensued Tuesday night between Houston Texans superstar J.J. Watt and PFT’s official Twitter account. And suffice to say, Florio did not appear inclined to extend an olive branch to the Houston Texans superstar, going so far as to...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt unveils new personal logo

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has a brand new logo, which he plans to use within his Reebok campaign “Hunt greatness.” Watt posted the image on his verified Instagram account: A photo posted by JJ Watt (@justinjames99) on May 22, 2016 at 6:28pm PDT According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, the logo is two Js (one backwards) positioned to look like a...
Via The Sports Daily
May 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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