Profile

J. J. Watt

Football Player
Male
Born Mar 22, 1989
Age 26
Hometown Pewaukee, Wisconsin
Team Houston Texans
Position Defensive end
Draft Year 2011
Draft Round 1
Draft Pick 11

Justin James "J. J. " Watt is an American football defensive end for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He was drafted 11th overall by the Houston Texans in the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Wisconsin.

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about J. J. Watt.

  • Is The Texans’ Rick Smith One Of The Nfl’S Best Talent Procuring G Ms?
    Houston Chronicle - 2 days ago
  • Vince Wilfork Adds Strength, Experience To Texans’ 3 4 Defense
    Houston Chronicle - 10 days ago
  • J.J. Watt Has Interesting Reaction To … What?
    Houston Chronicle - 13 days ago
  • Reasons To Believe For Texans Fans?
    Houston Chronicle - Feb 10, 2015

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of J. J. Watt.

CHILDHOOD

1989 Birth Watt was born on March 22, 1989 in Waukesha, Wisconsin. … Read More

TEENAGE

Also a standout in track & field, Watt followed in his father's footsteps and competed in the shot put during his senior season, earning first-team All-state selection. He ended up capturing the state title in the shot put at the 2007 WIAA Division II Championship, setting a new school-record with a throw of 59 ft, 11.5 in (18.28 meters). … Read More
2008 19 Years Old At the University of Wisconsin, Watt was redshirted for the 2008 season and was named Wisconsin’s Scout Team Player of the Year.

TWENTIES

2009 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Watt played in 13 games as defensive end.
2010 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Watt played in 13 games and led the team in tackles for loss, quarterback hurries, blocked kicks, and forced fumbles. … Read More
Watt decided to forgo his senior season and entered the 2011 NFL Draft.
On November 22, 2012, in a game against the Detroit Lions, Watt recorded three sacks, to give him a total of 14.5, breaking the Texans record for sacks in a season, which was previously held by Mario Williams.
2013 24 Years Old In 2013, Watt recorded 65 solo tackles, 15 assisted tackles, seven passes defensed, 10.5 sacks, four forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries. … Read More
Watt was named to the 2014 NFL Pro-Bowl and was the Pro-Bowl Captain.
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._J._Watt.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
Not the person you were looking for? Search J J Watt