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Steelers' T.J. Watt exchanges humorous Thanksgiving jabs with brother J.J.

Matt Rosenberg
| Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt celebrates his sack of Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton in the fourth quarter Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 at Heinz Field.
Chaz Palla | Tribune-Review
Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt celebrates his sack of Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton in the fourth quarter Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 at Heinz Field.
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) is helped off the field after an injury during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) is helped off the field after an injury during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

There's nothing like family to bring people together on Thanksgiving.

Even if it means some subtle jabs.

Texans star linebacker J.J. Watt showed what brotherly love means Thursday morning, tweeting a screenshot of a conversation with his brother, Steelers rookie linebacker T.J. Watt.

J.J. Watt broke his left leg and Oct. 8 and is out for the season. T.J. Watt has quickly risen for the Steelers and is among the most recognizable rookie names in the league.

During the texting, exchange, J.J. Watt thanks T.J. for reminding him that he's not the dumbest one in the family.

T.J. replies by thanking J.J. for making sure that T.J. is not the ugliest one in the family.

Amid those remarks were genuine exchanges of thanks.

We'll see what the dinner conversations yield.

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