Derek Watt knows why Steelers got him

Derek Watt knows why Steelers got him
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You saw the meme, right?

That's T.J. Watt and Derek Watt, now teammates with the Steelers after the team inked the latter to a three-year deal in free agency, represented as Step Brothers in a show of appreciation for the brotherly love on its way to Pittsburgh.

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Speaking on a conference call Thursday, Derek confirmed the excitement of getting to play with his brother T.J. at the professional level. After the deal was completed, Derek’s first call went to his wife and their 13-month-old son, Logan. The second call went to T.J.

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