Local Wisconsin boys, JJ Watt and Joe Thomas make headlines as NFL stars – Milwaukee Journal

Journal StoryThank you to Lori Nickel and the Milwaukee Journal for the recent article featuring JJ Watt and Joe Thomas, two local Wisconsin standouts currently making names for themselves in the NFL. From their childhood homes barely 10 minutes apart, JJ and Joe both went on to play for the Badgers, and are now regarded as one of the best defensive players and best left tackles in the league respectively. To read the rest of the article, click here.


J.J. Watt Recognized as one of Milwaukee’s “Game Changers”

Picture 2He may be staring down the opposition as a dominating defensive lineman for the Houston Texans and not the home team Green Bay Packers, but that didn’t stop Milwaukee’s “M” Magazine from including JJ and the work of his foundation in their November 2013 issue list of local game changers. “This is where I’m from and where everything really started for me,” says JJ. Excited and honored to be able to give back here in Wisconsin and to be included alongside the other 12 amazing individuals who are rocking the city!