Twitter world pays tribute to NFL worlds best trash talker JJ Watt after announcing retirement

J.J. Watt announced his retirement after this season on Tuesday. J.J., throughout his career, has been an influential player; before coming to the Cardinal, he led the Huston Texans, and Watt would pump up the players with his trash-talking abilities- by far, he is the best trash talker in the NFL world. 

After J.J. announced his retirement, not only his fans but also his teammates, along with the Cardinals coach, were surprised, to say the least. However, using the social media platform- Twitter, everyone in the NFL world did not waste a second paying tribute and wishing the legendary defender.

How did Twitter react?

“Congratulations” and wishes from the fans were coming from all corners of the globe, including other NFL teams and players.

“Seeing JJ Watt cry on Hard Knocks and realizing he announced his retirement just hits you smack dab in the emotional gut. I’m not crying you are. @JJWatt a true warrior.” a fan tweeted. 

Another fan, while thanking him for his incredible performances throughout the years, wrote, “@JJWatt deserve to retire on the field with his brothers @DerekWatt34, @_TJWatt he did such amazing job almost became a @HoustonTexans fan because of him thank you for your time sir. #NFL #wattnations #ThankYou #SteelersNation #Texans #Cardinals”

Moreover, among many recognizable faces that caught the attention of fans, in these tweets records and career moments of Watt were highlighted and revisited.

What is your favorite moment from J.J. Watt’s career? Let us know in the comments below.

Tahsin Tahmid

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Tahsin Tahmid is a part of the editorial panel of Sports Zion. As a sports and art-loving person, he has the vision to provide authentic information. Being an optimist, he hopes to bring the world closer by spreading love. The NFL is Tahmid's favorite league, and following it, he is a massive fan of Tom Brady and Joe Burrow. On the other hand, when it comes to the NBA, Tahsin loves watching LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo perform.


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