Steelers News & Transactions T.J. Watt Named to the 2019 Pro Bowl Team Published 7 months ago on January 17, 2019 By Mike Vukovcan 1shares Share Tweet Flipboard Comment EmailI guess this can be termed better late than never. Despite having strong enough statistics to be originally named one, Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt has been named as a Pro Bowl player in order to replace injured Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney. The second year linebacker had 13 sacks, which was tied for second most among all NFL linebackers. Watt was the only NFL player this year to record at least 65 tackles (68), 10 sacks (13) and 5 defensive forced fumbles (6). Mention Steelers Now and save $10! Watt will have the opportunity to be on the field with his brother J..J., who was selected as one of the defensive ends on the AFC roster. T.J. Watt was the Steelers 1st round pick (30th overall) in the 2017 NFL Draft and becomes the third member of that Steelers draft class to be named to this year’s Pro Bowl team joining James Conner and JuJu Smith-Schuster. The 2019 Pro Bowl will take place on January 27 at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. 1shares Share Tweet Flipboard Comment Email Related Topics:featuredTJ Watt Up Next Antonio Brown Reportedly Involved in Domestic Dispute Don't Miss Mike Munchak Leaving Steelers for Same Position With Broncos Mike Vukovcan Continue Reading Advertisement You may like T.J. Watt Placed on PUP List after Hamstring Tightness during Run Test Poll: Who Is Your Favorite 2019 Pittsburgh Steelers Player? Mic Drop: Steelers Extra Motivated for 2019 Season Click to comment Leave a Reply This comment form is under antispam protection This comment form is under antispam protection Subscribe Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments Steelers Now in Your Mailbox! Enter your email address to subscribe and get notifications of new posts in your mailbox. Email Address Subscribe Latest Popular Videos Steelers34 mins ago James Washington Continues Strong Preseason Performance Analysis2 hours ago Steelers Preseason Week 2 Winners and Losers Steelers12 hours ago Injury Updates: Benny Snell, Anthony Chickillo Evaluated; Devin Bush Absence ‘Precaution’ Steelers5 days ago Steelers All 91: ILB Tegray Scales Steelers6 days ago Steelers All 91: OLB/FB Sutton Smith Steelers6 days ago Steelers All 91: S Dravon Askew-Henry Steelers12 hours ago From the Locker Room: Rudolph Critical of his Play, Hilton Compliments Burns Steelers1 week ago From the Locker Room: Dobbs, Washington React to Win Over Tampa Steelers2 weeks ago Steelers Camp Minute: Expectations are High Heading into Season Like us on Facebook! Like us on Facebook!