J.J. Watt dressed up as Batman in visit to Texas hospital

J.J Watt is a beast on the field, but also finds time to soften up and be a humanitarian, as evidenced by his visit to a Houston hospital.
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By NESN Staff

J.J. Watt is a super human on and off the football field.

The Houston Texans defensive end and reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year is a terror for opposing quarterbacks, but he also has a tremendous heart.

Watt recently visited a Houston-area hospital to hang out with and sign autographs for kids. Since it’s close to Halloween, Watt dressed up as Batman. As you might imagine, football and super heroes is a great mix for kids.

The full feature will be shown on Sunday morning’s edition of “The Today Show” on NBC. Click on the link in the tweet below to watch a preview.

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