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JJ Watt pens dramatic letter to fans about back injury

J.J. Watt is going a bit stir crazy while sidelined with a back injury that is expected to keep him out more than 10 weeks. Over the weekend, the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year killed some time by writing a hand-written letter to Houston Texans fans thanking them for their support. In the note, Watt vowed to be back on the field, “very soon.”
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: J.J. Watt could be out 10 weeks after back surgery

Fans looking forward to a big season out of the Houston Texans have a reason to be concerned after learning that J.J. Watt underwent back surgery this week. The three-time AP Defensive Player of the Year played through a herniated disk in his back last season (along with other injuries). The herniated disk apparently was aggravated while Watt was doing some training, leading to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

JJ Watt undergoes back surgery, will open camp on PUP list

J.J. Watt underwent back surgery on Wednesday and will open training camp on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list, but the surgery should not cause him to miss any games this season. The Houston Chronicle's John McClain reported the news on Twitter Thursday about Watt's surgery: JJ Watt has undergone back surgery and will start camp on physically unable 2 perform but should...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 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
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lindsey Vonn flirts with J.J. Watt on red carpet

Lindsey Vonn and JJ Watt seemed to have quite a bit of chemistry during their pre-ESPYS interview on the red carpet Wednesday. Vonn and Watt were presenters for the Best Breakthrough Athlete award, while Watt was also nominated for a football award. Prior to the event, the two conducted an interview with ESPN’s Hannah Storm. Things got flirty when Storm asked if Watt attended...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Irvin: Watt the reason to blame for Texans not winning it all

The Houston Texans haven’t won many meaningful games, despite the overwhelming presence of J.J. Watt. Michael Irvin thinks there’s something wrong with this picture. In a heated debate on NFL Network about the NFL Top 100 list, Irvin argued that Houston should be winning more with such an impactful defender on its squad. He compared Watt to Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  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

J.J. Watt bemoans ‘cynical world’ of social media

J.J. Watt raised some eyebrows earlier this week when he took to Twitter to rip the media, arguing that it frequently turns non-stories into stories. Stop making stories out of non-stories. A bunch of guys made it to work today, not just me. I'm not retiring. I'm single. Anything else? — JJ Watt (@JJWatt) April 18, 2016 The tweet presumably was in response to the coverage...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 21, 2016  |  Discuss

JJ Watt worked out at Texans facility despite severe flooding

J.J. Watt was determined to work out at the Houston Texans facility on Monday, because the guy just can’t help himself. Severe flooding in Houston forced the Texans to cancel their team workout, but the star defensive end was undeterred, not only showing up to the team’s facility but also providing proof of his presence. It appears JJ Watt did make it in today, despite...
Via Sportsnaut
April 18, 2016  |  Discuss

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