J.J. Watt expected to sign today

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Last night (actually, early this morning), I characterized Texans defensive end J.J. Watt as a first-round holdout.  He’s not, because the Texans are one of the two teams that had not yet reported to camp.

And we’re told that Watt won’t be.  Per a source with knowledge of the discussions, Watt is expected to agree to terms today.

Watt’s story is a compelling one.  Giving up a scholarship at Central Michigan after spending a year there playing tight end, he walked on at Wisconsin, earned a scholarship within a year, and ended up being the 11th overall pick in the draft.