J.J. Watt

Houston's JJ Watt healthy and ready to do more than before

J.J. Watt is healthy after missing most of the season following back surgery, and the Houston Texans star is eager to show that he can be even better than he was before.

"Just to know that there's new levels to reach that I haven't even reached yet is exciting, and I think that's one of the biggest things for me is knowing that," he said Wednesday. "It's not like I'm just out here trying to come back and be a football player again. I'm still trying to continue to capitalize on what I was before and be even better than I was before ... if I'm not trying to be the best player ever then I'm doing everyone a disservice."

Watt, who has named the defensive...