J.J. Watt news, rumors and stats

 

J.J. Watt

Houston Texans
Defensive Line

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 295

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Week By Week

YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2011HOU165675.500020
2012HOU16811221.500020
2013HOU16801510.500020
Average:7211130020
Total:2173437.50060

Texans | J.J. Watt expected to go on IR

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:28:46 -0700

Updating a previous post, Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt (back) will likely be placed on injured reserve Wednesday, Sept. 28. There was no word on whether the IR will be season-ending, although Watt could miss the rest of the year.

Fantasy Tip: As a previous post said, Watt is an elite IDP and this will greatly hurt the Texans defense. Jadeveon Clowney may be a very popular waiver-wire pickup this week.

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Texans | J.J. Watt could be out for season

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:53:00 -0700

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt (back) has re-injured his back and is expected to be sidelined for an extended period of time, perhaps for the rest of the season.

Fantasy Tip: Watt is an elite NFL player and an elite IDP option in fantasy leagues. The Texans will miss his presence, but perhaps it will open the door more for Jadeveon Clowney to get his career going. Clowney is worth a pickup in IDP leagues if he's available.

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Texans | J.J. Watt contained again

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 05:50:14 -0700

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt was held to two tackles and no sacks Thursday, Sept. 22, in Week 3.

Fantasy Tip: He had 1.5 sacks last week, but he had two clunkers in Week 1 and last night. He should only get stronger as the season progresses and remains an elite DL option in IDP leagues.

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Texans | Wednesday injury report for Houston

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:32:08 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 21, and have been ruled out for Week 3. DE J.J. Watt (back) and P Shane Lechler (back) were limited during practice but are not on the injury report. OG Jeff Allen (calf), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (ankle, elbow), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), DT Christian Covington (groin), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), OT Derek Newton (knee), RB Jay Prosch (back) and LB John Simon (wrist) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.

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Texans | Tuesday practice report for Houston

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:36:03 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee) and WR Braxton Miller (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Sept. 19. OG Jeff Allen (calf), P Shane Lechler (back), OT Derek Newton (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. DE Christian Covington (groin), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (elbow, ankle), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), FB Jay Prosch (back) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | Houston's Monday practice report

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:48:37 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee) and WR Braxton Miller (hamstring) did not practice Monday, Sept. 19. OG Jeff Allen (calf), CB A.J. Bouye (shoulder), OT Chris Clark (elbow, ankle), LB Jadeveon Clowney (foot), CB Kevin Johnson (thumb), P Shane Lechler (back), OT Derek Newton (knee), FB Jay Prosch (back) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. DE Christian Covington (groin) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | J.J. Watt ready to play

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:40:29 -0700

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt (back) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 16 but is not on the injury report for Week 2.

Fantasy Tip: Watt appears to be back to normal and should be an attractive option in all IDP leagues.

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Texans | Houston's Thursday injury report

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 16:01:05 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 15. OG Jeff Allen (calf), DE Christian Covington (groin), OT Derek Newton (knee) and DE J.J. Watt (back) were limited. RB Jay Prosch (ankle) and LB John Simon (wrist) participated fully.

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Texans | Houston's Wednesday injury report

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:42:32 -0700

Houston Texans OT Duane Brown (knee) and LB Brian Cushing (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 14. OG Jeff Allen (calf) was limited during practice, while FB Jay Prosch (ankle), LB John Simon (wrist) and DE J.J. Watt (back) fully participated in practice.

Fantasy Tip: Watt has recovered from his back surgery and is a must-start option in IDP leagues.

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Texans | J.J. Watt contained

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 05:22:22 -0700

Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt had just one tackle and three quarterback hits in Week 1, but he felt great and played 88 percent of the snaps on defense. "I knew I wouldn't have any problems with my back, and I didn't," Watt said. "Definitely knocked some rust off. It felt good to go out there and get some live shots at you and get back in to the flow of things."

Fantasy Tip: Watt could heat things up a bit against the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 2. It was a quiet game for him, but he needs to remain in your lineup if he's healthy.

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