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J.J. Watt Sends Pizza, Heartfelt Letter to Houston Policemen and Firemen

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistNovember 25, 2014

via @firehmanf82d

J.J. Watt is one of those athletes who just gets it.

The Houston Texans defensive end played catch with a group of servicemen before Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. As cool as that was, he wasn't done saying thanks to those who protect us.

On Tuesday, Watt sent pizza to the Houston police and fire departments. Along with the pizza, the 25-year-old NFL star also wrote a heartfelt note.

James Belt @firehmanf82d

Thanks for the pizza @JJWatt http://t.co/3eZqOkPqDj

Here's a better look at the letter, per The Big Lead:

Eric Lobpries @ELobpries

Pizza delivered to our fire station thanks to @JJWatt. Thanks for your support and the delicious lunch! #PapaJohns http://t.co/9aYjA0PJpN

Watt really understands who the real heroes are in this country.

[Twitter, h/t The Big Lead]

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