J.J. Watt has missed most of the last two seasons, and in modern media time, that means many people have forgotten he existed.
But the Texans defensive end is well again, after back problems and a broken leg cost him 24 of the last 32 games, and he and those around him insist he can go right back to being J.J. Watt.
“Right. I don’t expect anybody else to be convinced,” Watt told Peter King of NBC’s Football Morning in America. I don’t expect anybody outside to have any reason to believe that. The last two years were two very bad years. There were some dark moments in there. But I’ve also come out the other side of it better because of some of the experiences that I had. So I’m just taking it one day at a time. I’m not going to stand here and pretend like I can tell you exactly what’s going to happen in the season or how it’s going to go. But I feel very good with where I’m at right now. I’m not going…