J.J. Watt

Tuesday Mailbag
The Week 14 Mailbag
The Week 14 Mailbag
J.J. Watt is the NFL's best defensive player, but would the Texans be better if he played tight end? Plus questions on pre-snap movement, Le'Veon Bell's historic run and readers share their movie recommendations
By Peter King
Settle This
Are Penalty Flags Ruining Football?
Are Penalty Flags Ruining Football?
Are there really more penalty flags this year, and is it affecting the way the game is played? That, plus some theories behind the increase in injuries and Week 14 notes on a Packers unsung hero and J.J. Watt's MVP campaign
By Greg A. Bedard
Tuesday Mailbag
The Week 6 Mailbag
The Week 6 Mailbag
The Bengals-Panthers tie is a good reminder of how the NFL's overtime rules should work. Plus, answering your questions about player fine discrepancies, J.J. Watt's potential for Canton and when—not if—the Steelers will fire Todd Haley
By Peter King
Game Plan
It’s Now Sunny in New York, But It’s Always Tough in Philadelphia
It’s Now Sunny in New York, But It’s Always Tough in Philadelphia
Tom Coughlin’s offseason gamble paid off and the new-look Giants have hit their offensive stride. But the chemistry between Eli Manning and new coordinator Ben McAdoo will be tested in the unfriendly confines of Lincoln Financial Field
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
The Best Players So Far
The Best Players So Far
With nearly a quarter of the season in the books, we take stock of the MVP race and find some new names at the top. Plus, Steve Smith Sr. torches his old team, Teddy Bridgewater’s brilliant debut, Roger Goodell gets an earful in Texas and the night the football world watched baseball
By Peter King
1Q Interview
J.J. Watt, No Clichés Now, How Do You Keep Elevating Your Game?
By Peter King
Business of Football
Mega Watt’s Mega Deal
Mega Watt’s Mega Deal
The Texans held all the cards but did the right thing in extending superstar defensive end J.J. Watt—and paying him like a franchise quarterback
By Andrew Brandt
Deep Dive
Texans Preview: O’Brien Builds Without a QB
Texans Preview: O’Brien Builds Without a QB
First-year head coach Bill O'Brien has some superstar talent to work with. But will the many holes in their lineup, specifically under center, do them in again?
By Andy Benoit
Weekend Notes
There’s Life in Sun Life
There’s Some Life in Sun Life
Dennis Hickey, the Dolphins’ new GM, has the tools—and the cap room—to build a winner. Plus, how J.J. Watt plays into Houston’s Jadeveon Clowney decision
By Greg A. Bedard
Weekend Notes
The Elite Will Rise
The Elite Will Rise
The playoffs seem like the height of unpredictability, but there's a pretty simple formula to figuring out who'll win this weekend—just look at the 'purple-chip' players
By Greg A. Bedard