Texans J.J. Watt Selected as an Unanimous AP All-Pro Selection

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt was selected to his fourth consecutive AP All-Pro Team.

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt was selected to his fourth consecutive Associated Press All-Pro Team. 

Watt, was as 1st team selection for the fourth straight season but this season was a unanimous choice by voters. 

In 2015, Watt racked up 76 tackles and led the NFL with 17.5 sacks, 29 tackles for loos and 50 quarterback hits. 

Watt played three of the final four games of the season with a casted broken hand and slowed him some late. In the final game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Watt made up for lost time pushing his sack total to the lead league by notching three in week 17. 

OFFENSE

   Quarterback: Cam Newton, Carolina

   Running Backs: Adrian Peterson, Minnesota; Doug Martin, Tampa Bay

   Fullback: Mike Tolbert, Carolina

   Tight End: Rob Gronkowski, New England

   Wide Receivers: Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh; Julio Jones, Atlanta

   Tackles: Joe Thomas, Cleveland; Andrew Whitworth, Cincinnati

   Guards: Marshal Yanda, Baltimore; David DeCastro, Pittsburgh

   Center: Ryan Kalil, Carolina

   Placekicker: Stephen Gostkowski, New England

   Kick Returner: Tyler Lockett, Seattle

DEFENSE

   Ends: J.J. Watt, Houston; Khalil Mack, Oakland

   Tackles: Aaron Donald, St. Louis; Geno Atkins, Cincinnati

   Outside Linebackers: Von Miller, Denver; Khalil Mack, Oakland, and Thomas Davis, Carolina

   Inside Linebacker: Luke Kuechly, Carolina; NaVorro Bowman, San Francisco

   Cornerbacks: Josh Norman, Carolina; Patrick Peterson, Arizona

   Safeties: Tyrann Mathiue, Arizona; Eric Berry, Kansas City

   Punter: Johnny Hekker, St. Louis

SECOND TEAM

OFFENSE

   Quarterback: Carson Palmer, Arizona

   Running Backs: Todd Gurley, St. Louis; Devonta Freeman, Atlanta

   Fullback: Pat DiMarco, Atlanta

   Tight End: Greg Olsen, Carolina

  Wide Receivers: Brandon Marshall, New York Jets; DeAndre Hopkins, Houston, and Odell Beckham Jr., New York Giants

   Tackles: Tyron Smith, Dallas; Trent Williams, Washington

   Guards: Josh Sitton, Green Bay; Mike Iupati, Arizona, and Zach Martin, Dallas

   Center: Travis Frederick, Dallas

   Placekicker: Dan Bailey, Dallas

Kick Returner: Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota

DEFENSE

 Ends: Muhammad Wilkerson, New York Jets; Ezekiel Ansah, Detroit

 Tackles: Kawann Short, Carolina; Fletcher Cox, Philadelphia

   Outside Linebacker: Jamie Collins, New England

Inside Linebackers: Bobby Wagner, Seattle; Derrick Johnson, Kansas City

Cornerbacks: Richard Sherman, Seattle; Chris Harris Jr., Denver, and Marcus Peters, Kansas City

Safeties: Reggie Nelson, Cincinnati; Charles Woodson, Oakland

Punter: Sam Koch, Baltimore


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