J.J. Watt describes his remarkable journey to draft prospect

Many of you college football fans and amateur draftniks are probably familiar with the story of Wisconsin defensive end J.J. Watt.

For those of you that don’t know his story, well, we won’t spoil the PFT Live clip below.  Watt bet on himself during his college career in rather brave fashion, and that bet is going to come up huge in about a month.

Watt is expected to be drafted in the first round, likely in the top-20 picks as a 3-4 defensive end.

Florio likened Watt’s story to Rudy Ruettiger’s story at Notre Dame.  If Rudy was twice as big and ten times as talented.

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