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J.J. Watt, James Conner active for Cardinals-Rams

The Cardinals will officially have one of their key defensive players back against the Rams to start the postseason. And they’ll have one of their most important running backs. As expected, defensive lineman J.J. Watt is active for the Monday night matchup between the Rams and Cardinals after he...
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Watt A Comeback: Cardinals Officially Activate J.J. Watt

LOS ANGELES -- J.J. Watt is going to complete his amazing comeback. The Cardinals announced Monday that they activated the veteran defensive end from Injured Reserve to the roster in time to play against the Rams in their Wild Card playoff game. There is no surprise, even with coach Kliff...

Cardinals DE J.J. Watt activated from IR ahead of wild-card game vs. Rams

The Arizona Cardinals officially activated the star pass rusher ahead of Monday night's wild-card game against the Los Angeles Rams. The return of the three-time Defensive Player of the Year has been building since he returned to practice last week. Watt was limited in practices, and the Cards waited until game day to activate the defensive lineman to ensure he was healthy enough to play.
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Cardinals' J.J. Watt to play in wild card playoff game vs. Rams after being activated off injured reserve

After watching his younger brothers compete in the AFC wild card round, J.J. Watt will suit up for the Cardinals in Monday night's wild card game against the Rams after the team announced he was being activated off injured reserve. The three-time Defensive Player of the Year will take the field less than three months after undergoing shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum.

Cardinals open roster spot for J.J. Watt

Once again, Watt has beaten his recovery timetable to return for the playoffs. The three-time Defensive Player of the Year was once thought to be done for the year, thanks to labrum, bicep, and rotator-cuff tears. But, somehow, he’s good to go for Monday night as the Cardinals look to improve from 38 points allowed against the Seahawks in Week 18.

It’s looking like J.J. Watt’s back for the playoffs

LOS ANGELES (WMTV) - J.J. Watt is officially back on the Arizona Cardinals’ roster. The Cardinals moved Watt from the injured reserve to active roster. The Arizona Cardinals are a team in desperate need of a spark. They stumbled into the playoffs with a 1-4 mark over the past five games.

J.J. Watt Campaigns for His Brother T.J. Watt to Win NFL Defensive Player of the Year: ‘He Deserved It Last Year’

The Watts are one of the most recognizable families in football, and they stick together. Arizona Cardinals defensive end JJ Watt is on his way to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. His younger brother, TJ Watt, could be right behind him. The older Watt believes the Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker should be a shoo-in to win the 2021 NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award.
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Najee Harris, J.J. Watt headline NFL wild-card injury report

The NFL playoffs have finally arrived, and several key injuries could have an impact on the weekend's wild-card round. Here is the lowdown on the big injuries, including some players expected to return from their ailments, with an analysis of the impact on their production. Tyreek Hill, WR, Chiefs. Injury:...

Cardinals star JJ Watt drops 5-word reaction to bonkers Rose Bowl action

Arizona Cardinals defensive end JJ Watt is in awe by the wild swings in the Rose Bowl between the Utah Utes and Ohio State Buckeyes. After the Utes took a 14-0 lead in the first quarter–one that even sent Kyle Kuzma trash-talking LeBron James–the Buckeyes went on a rampage in the next two quarters to close the gap and cut the lead 38-31 heading to the final period.

The Tale of Two Free-Agent Signings

GREEN BAY, Wis. – In February, the Green Bay Packers pursued J.J. Watt as the potential missing piece to a defense that was good enough to get to back-to-back NFC Championship Games but not good enough with a trip to the Super Bowl on the line. Ultimately, on March...
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T.J. Watt Moves Into 3rd All-Time In Sacks Over First Five Seasons

In just 12 games played this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ T.J. Watt has already accumulated a league-high 17.5 sacks. That is already the most in franchise history, and he has a shot at the NFL’s all-time single-season record, as well. But while he may have never put up quite this number before, he’s certainly not unfamiliar with bringing down the quarterback.

Cardinals DE J.J. Watt to undergo potentially season-ending shoulder surgery

J.J. Watt was ruled out Wednesday for Thursday's night's game. It turns out Watt is likely to be gone for far longer than just Week 8. The Arizona Cardinals defensive end is set to undergo shoulder surgery that could potentially end his season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday night.