Will J.J. Watt play against the Packers? The Arizona Cardinals will be without defensive end J.J. Watt for Thursday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers. On a short week of preparation, Watt’s shoulder injury prevented him from participating in practice, and the club designated him out on its Wednesday injury report.
Why didn t J.J. Watt go to the Packers? Watt, the former three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year, was already ruled out of Thursday night’s game against the visiting Green Bay Packers because of a shoulder injury.
Why is J.J. Watt out for today’s game? After testing positive for COVID, JJ Watt will not be present for tonight’s game vs Baltimore nor the team’s trip to Tennessee this week.
What’s going on with J.J. Watt? Tests positive for COVID-19 Watt has tested positive for COVID-19 and won’t be available for the Cardinals’ final two preseason games. Impact Watt didn’t appear in the Cardinals’ preseason opener against the Bengals last Friday, and he won’t be with the team for the final two preseason matchups.