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J.J. Watt likely to have surgery

Updated: December 24, 2013, 5:09 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- J.J. Watt's penchant for violent collisions left a deep gash on the bridge of his nose that required six stitches in Week 4. Each time he's played since, the wound has reopened, resulting in a permanent -- and ugly -- mark on the Texans star's face.

Now that the season is winding down, the 2012 Defensive Player of the Year tells The Associated Press he'll look into having plastic surgery to repair the injury. He's considering the procedure mostly at the prodding of his mother.

"She ...

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