J.J. Watt RUMORS & NEWS

  • J.J. Watt won’t get “overly crazy” in offseason work

    Houston Chronicle "Standing at a podium Monday and wearing a red T-shirt as the Texans launched their offseason conditioning program, Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt struck a confident, humorous tone. And the three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year poked fun at his struggles to don an extra-small Rockets..." April 17

  • Texans feel good about J.J. Watt’s recovery from back surgery

    Houston Chronicle "Coach Bill O'Brien is as eager as Texans fans to see how much progress defensive end J.J. Watt has made when the players report for the offseason program April 17. Watt aggravated a back injury in the third game last season and underwent back surgery for the second time in six months. He..." March 30

  • Texans, J.J. Watt cheering up Kingwood child with spinal cord injury

    Houston Chronicle "The Houston Texans and J.J. Watt are doing their best to cheer up a Kingwood seventh-grader, who was seriously injured when he was hit by a car while riding his bike last month. Twelve-year-old Seth Haynes had his spinal cord severed and broke his pelvis. Doctors have told the family that Seth..." March 17

  • J.J. Watt for Gronk? Why trading the pass rusher isn't a crazy idea

    CBS Sports "Shaquille O’Neal. Alex Rodriguez. Miguel Cabrera. Kevin Garnett. Ken Griffey Jr. These baseball and basketball superstars of the 21st century were traded during their careers. Blockbuster trades involving superstars occur with more regularity in these sports than in the NFL. Trading J.J. Watt..." February 15

  • J.J. Watt: I’m fully cleared for football activities

    Pro Football Talk "Texans defensive end J.J. Watt had three surgeries last year and he said Wednesday that his attempt to get through the rehab process as quickly as possible backfired when he needed a second back surgery that ended his season after three games. Watt spoke to the media in Houston and said that an..." February 01

  • Cris Carter says the Cowboys should trade Tony Romo for J.J. Watt

    CBS Sports "Now that the offseason has officially started for the Dallas Cowboys, one of the first things the team is going to have to figure out is what to do with Tony Romo. Should they trade him? Should they cut him? Should they keep him? Should they ask him to take a pay cut? Although Cowboys owner..." January 21

  • Did J.J. Watt confirm relationship with Kealia Ohai with Xmas photo?

    Sportress of Blogitude "J.J. Watt has remained tight-lipped about his relationship with presumed soccer star-girlfriend Kealia Ohai. But the Houston Texans superstar may have let the cat out of the bag by inadvertently confirming the two are an item by way of a holiday-centric photo. Watt recently posted evidence of..." December 03

  • J.J. Watt donates $10,000 to family of injured high school football player

    Sportsnaut "Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt may be one of the best football players on the planet. When on the field, his ability to dominate the opposition is something we have rarely seen from a defender in the history of the NFL. Watt, who is out for the season with a back injury, also..." November 30

  • JJ Watt says staph infection in knee could have cost him his leg

    Larry Brown Sports "J.J. Watt has dealt with numerous injuries over the past year, and the Houston Texans star revealed on Tuesday that one of them could have resulted in him having a leg amputated. In a feature he wrote for The Players Tribune, Watt recapped all that has gone wrong with his body dating back to..." November 22

  • Houston Dash player Kealia Ohai confirms she's dating J.J. Watt

    Houston Chronicle "Yet another gorgeous woman has been romantically linked to Texans superstar J.J. Watt, but this time, the rumor is true, apparently. Houston Dash star Kealia Ohai, the sister-in-law of Watt teammate Brian Cushing, recently revealed on a podcast that she's dating Watt, the defensive end who's on..." October 28