T.J. Watt to wear cleats designed by Pittsburgh artist for Monday’s Steelers game

T.J. Watt to wear cleats designed by Pittsburgh artist for Monday’s Steelers game
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt (90) rushes during an NFL game against the Cleveland Browns. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

PITTSBURGH — Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt will be wearing cleats designed with the help of a Pittsburgh artist for Monday night’s season opener.

Artist Cody Sabol tweeted Saturday that “Watt said he really liked the ‘dipped’ stuff I’ve been working on.”

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Sabol said he nearly fainted when he heard that, and they came up with a “dipped bridge” design for the cleats.

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