T.J. Watt

T.J. Watt Fantasy

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Height / Weight
6'4" / 252 lbs.
Date of Birth (Age)
October 11, 1994 (25)
Experience
4th Season
Drafted
2017 / Rd. 1 / Pk. 30 (PIT)
College
Wisconsin

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T.J. Watt News

T.J. Watt Has Established Himself As A Top Linebacker

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt was ranked by Pro Football Focus as their best edge defender in 2019 among those with a minimum of 300 snaps. He was able to sack opposing quarterbacks on 3.2 percent of his pass rushes, which ranked fifth among edge defenders with a minimum of 300 pass rushes, per Next Gen Stats. Watt doesn't rack up a ridiculous amount of tackles like some linebackers, but he does have 34.5 sacks, 177 combined tackles, 36 tackles for loss, 70 QB hits, three interceptions, 18 passes defensed, 15 forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries in his three seasons in the NFL. His ability to get to the QB regularly and make plays all over the field will make him a highly coveted IDP linebacker on the rise.

Jun. 8th • 7:42 PM
T.J. Watt, Maurkice Pouncey Injured Sunday Night

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt (hip) and center Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) both left the game in the fourth quarter of the Week 1 loss to the Patriots on Sunday night and did not return. Watt had two tackles but also hit Tom Brady three times. Pouncey seemed OK after the game and expects to play in Week 2 against the Seahawks, but Watt wasn't seen in the locker room. Losing either Pro Bowl player would be a big loss for the Steelers. Pittsburgh's defense came in as a shaky fantasy unit, and their terrible performance against New England in Week 1 didn't change that at all.

Sep. 9th • 12:43 PM
TJ Watt Will Open Camp On PUP List

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker TJ Watt (hamstring tightness) will miss the team's first practice on Friday, after being placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list. The designation comes after Watt completed the team's conditioning test, but neither he or coach Mike Tomlin expressed any serious concern over the injury. He'll be re-evaluated in the coming days before joining the team back on the practice field. Watt is a vital part of the team's defense that should be improved over last season, so hopefully he can get back on the field soon without issue.

Jul. 26th • 9:44 AM

Depth Chart

  • Offense
  • Defense
QB Ben Roethlisberger
Mason Rudolph
RB James Conner
Jaylen Samuels
LWR JuJu Smith-Schuster
Chase Claypool
RWR Diontae Johnson
Ryan Switzer
SWR James Washington
Quadree Henderson
TE Eric Ebron
Vance McDonald
LT Alejandro Villanueva
Chukwuma Okorafor
LG Stefen Wisniewski
Derwin Gray
C Maurkice Pouncey
J.C. Hassenauer
RG David DeCastro
Zach Banner
RT Matt Feiler
Christian DiLauro
DT Cameron Heyward
Isaiah Buggs
NT Chris Wormley
Dan McCullers
DE Stephon Tuitt
Tyson Alualu
LOLB T.J. Watt
Alex Highsmith
LILB Devin Bush
Christian Kuntz
RILB Vince Williams
Ulysees Gilbert III
ROLB Bud Dupree
Olasunkanmi Adeniyi
LCB Joe Haden
Justin Layne
FS Minkah Fitzpatrick
Marcus Allen
SS Terrell Edmunds
Jordan Dangerfield
RCB Steven Nelson
Alexander Myres
NB Mike Hilton
Cameron Sutton
K Chris Boswell