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J.J. WATT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Watt sacks cap issues, frees $8M for Texans

J.J. Watt has restructured his contract to free up $8 million of salary cap room for the Houston Texans, a source told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Via Philly Sports Live
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Texans star J.J. Watt does team big favor, restructures contract

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is the man. But, you already knew that. This is just the latest example. Source: JJ Watt has restructured his contract. Turned $10M roster bonus into a signing bonus. Creates $8M in cap space for HOU for 2015. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) March 24, 2015 According to CBS Sports this move will take Watt’s cap figure from about $21.969 million...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Restructure DE J.J. Watt’s Contract, Free Up $8M In Cap Space

Field Yates of ESPN reports that Texans DE J.J. Watt restructured his contract and helped free up some additional cap space for Houston. According to Yates, Watt converted his $10 million roster bonus into a signing bonus and in turn created $8 million in cap space for the Texans. Joel Corry points out that Watt’s 2015 cap ... The post Texans Restructure DE J.J. Watt’s Contract...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Houston Texans new defense is already giving Andrew Luck nightmares

The Houston Texans have the best defensive line in football. With J.J. Watt, the newly added Vince Wilfork and hopefully the return of a healthy Jadeveon Clowney the Texans line is scary good. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten rule changes the NFL should make immediately Bold Prediction: Five things that will happen during the NFL’s version of March Madness Our friends at SB Nation...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: J.J. Watt’s Standing Jump is an Athletic Freak-of-Nature Move

Watch Houston Texans’ defensive end J.J. Watt successfully makes this standing jump that sends him 59.5 inches high onto a stack of boxes. Watt is truly amazing in this video. He uses the athleticism we see on Sundays while generating sacks and scoring touchdowns to jump practically five feet straight up without a running start. Earlier this year, Watt was going to build a cabin...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

That J.J. Watt is Such a Nice Guy

It is not uncommon for superstars to work within the community of their respective teams. There is nothing like a little face time among the people to make sure the people really don't want to ever see you go. Guys that don't will find the fans could care less if the team wants to trade him or release him. Results on the field matter the most of course, but it never hurts to make...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt Laughs in Response To Texans Signing Vince Wilfork

The Houston Texans signed ex-Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork to a two-year contract on Monday. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport shared J.J. Watt’s reaction to the news. Official response to adding Vince Wilfork. RT @JJWatt: haha — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 16, 2015   That’s assuming Watt wasn’t laughing about Wilfork’s hilarious ocean wipeout that went viral...
Via Gridiron Grit
10 days ago  |  Discuss

J.J. Watt buys cabin in the middle of nowhere to train

J.J. Watt just finished a spectacular season that saw him earn Pro Bowl MVP honors, hang out with Katy Perry, score more touchdowns than most wide receivers on the planet and challenge the assumption that a defensive player can’t be in the league MVP conversation. Watt has now rewarded himself by purchasing a log cabin in the “middle of nowhere” Wisconsin. Regarding his cabin...
Via Sportsnaut
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Why J.J. Watt should be the 2014 NFL MVP

What I hate about the NFL MVP award is that there’s no way to judge players against players who don’t share a position. Even if a point guard and power forward do different things in basketball, they accumulate the same stats. They both play offense and defense. Maybe a center fielder does more on defense than a second basemen, but we can quantify that and weigh it against...
Via The Sports Post
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rodney Harrison: J.J. Watt best player in NFL, should be MVP

J.J. Watt has a huge supporter in Rodney Harrison.     This season’s NFL Most Valuable Player vote figures to be a tight one, with Watt being among a handful of worthy candidates. The Houston Texans defensive end has history working against him — a defensive player hasn’t won the NFL MVP award since Lawrence Taylor in 1986 — but Harrison can’t look past Watt’s dominance...
Via NESN.com
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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