JJ Watt earned himself a big bonus in Week 15 as the Arizona Cardinals went on the road to take on the Denver Broncos. In the first half against the Broncos, Watt accounted for 3 sacks on quarterback Brett Rypien, who is playing in place of the injured Russell Wilson.

After accounting for his third sack of the day, Watt’s total for the season goes to 9 sacks, which earns an extra $900,000 in incentives.

Watt entered Week 15 accounting for 17 total tackles, 6.5 sacks, a fumble recovery, and 5 pass breakups. This has been the healthiest Watt has been since 2020 when he played in all 16 games.

Watt played in all 16 games in each of his first 5 seasons in the league. Since 2016, he has only played more than 8 games in a season 3 times.

Through two and a half quarters against the Broncos, Watt has accounted for 5 total tackles, 4 solo tackles, 3 sacks, 3 tackles for loss, 3 quarterback hits, and a pass breakup.