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NFL Insiders: TJ Watt’s pectoral injury may not be season ending

PITTSBURGH — TJ Watt could be back on the playing field this season, according to NFL Insiders.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network said the belief is Watt’s pectoral injury will not require surgery and is not season-ending.

However, Rapoport said Watt is still waiting on more information.

Rapoport is reporting that Watt could be back on the field in six weeks.

NFL Insider Tom Pelissero said Watt’s exact return date depends on the healing process, but he could be back on the field by the end of October.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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