T.J. Watt RUMORS & NEWS

  • TJ Watt sends warning shot at Cowboys QB making first NFL start

    Clutch Points "Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt expressed his confidence in the team’s defensive rotation as they aim to impose their will against the struggling Dallas Cowboys in Week 9 action, via ESPN‘s Ed Werder. This won’t bode well especially for quarterback..." November 08

  • NFL's 10 most disruptive defenders

    NFL.com "NOTE: All stats and rankings are current heading into Week 9. Rank 1 Myles Garrett Cleveland Browns · DE 42 disruptions, 15.5% disruption rate (271 pass rushes), 34 QB pressures, 12.5% QB pressure rate, 7 TOs caused on QB..." November 04

  • TJ Watt Gets Into Heated Argument With Steelers Defensive Coordinator

    MSN.com "Steelers-Ravens always gets the blood boiling. It feels like the long-time rivals can't help but want to fight each other every time the ball gets snapped. This time, however, the game created some in-house drama on the Steelers sideline. After the Ravens took a 14-7 lead on the..." November 01

  • T.J. Watt returns to practice, says he’s good for Sunday

    Yahoo! Sports "The Steelers added outside linebacker T.J. Watt to the injury report with a knee injury yesterday, but he’s apparently much better today. Via Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com, Watt said he was ready to go for Sunday’s game against the Eagles. " October 09

  • T.J. Watt on the verge of historic Pittsburgh milestone

    Clutch Points "Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt is looking to step out of his brother’s shadow and make a name for himself in just his fourth season in the league. He is close to setting the franchise record for most sacks in his first four seasons as a Steeler with just 1.5 more..." October 07

  • T.J. Watt named AFC defensive player of the month

    Behind The Steel Curtain "The Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense is an elite group, and they are led by an elite pass rusher. T.J. Watt has proven his value time and time again, and he continues to rack up accolades for his individual performances. Most recently, Watt was named AFC Defensive..." October 01

  • Pittsburgh Steelers lose WR Diontae Johnson, FB Derek Watt to injury

    ESPN "The Pittsburgh Steelers were without two offensive starters for the second half of their 28-21 win over the Houston Texans. Both wide receiver Diontae Johnson (concussion) and fullback Derek Watt(hamstring) were ruled out for the rest of the game. " September 27

  • From rummy to eating to being the best uncle, Watt brothers always competing

    ESPN "On the wall that extends from the first floor to the second in the Wisconsin home she shared with her mother, Chris Walczak hangs pictures of every person in her entire family and their significant others. Included in the photo collage are a few recognizable faces: J.J. and..." September 26

  • T.J. Watt named AFC defensive player of the week

    Steelers Now "Leading up to his big matchup vs. his brother J.J and the Houston Texans, T.J. Watt was honored for his performance last Sunday. Watt was recognized Wednesday morning as the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his effort against the Denver Broncos at Heinz Field. This was the third..." September 23

  • Even without fans, T.J. Watt knows there’s no place like home

    Pro Football Talk "Fans constitute a significant aspect of home-field advantage, even if that concept isn’t universally recognized. Beyond the presence of thousands of screaming supporters, playing at home has other advantages. “I think in our mock games we did at Heinz Field it had a..." September 20

  • T.J. Watt heaps praise on rookie linebacker Alex Highsmith

    Clutch Points "One of the Pittsburgh Steelers’s unofficial traditions is not to heap too much praise on rookies. However, that attitude seems to he changing now, evidenced by the universal acclaim rookie linebacker Alex Highsmith has been receiving in his first training camp. Head..." August 26

  • Projecting contract extensions for five NFL stars

    Sportsnaut "Even heading into an NFL season where the league could lose billions of dollars in revenue, teams have been busy this offseason signing some of the game’s brightest stars to massive contract extensions. This is the time of year when deals get done and we expect that to continue as..." August 16

  • T.J. Watt says players 'need some sort of acclimation period' before 2020 season

    Steelers Depot "T.J. Watt is coming off one of the best seasons by an edge defender in recent Pittsburgh Steelers history, making the first-team All-Pro list and finishing third in the Defensive Player of the Year race. He recorded 14.5 sacks to go along with eight forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries, and..." July 09