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J.J. Watt wants everyone to pitch in and buy back Whataburger

Star defensive player for the Houston Texans, J.J. Watt, wants Honey Butter Chicken Biscuits all day, and for all of us to buy Whataburger back from a Chicago investment firm.

The recent selling of a majority stake of Whataburger to BDT Capital Partners has some Whataburger fans worried about the future of the famous Texas burger chain. Enough for J.J. Watt to notice and tweet about it.

Along with his idea for everyone to pitch in and buy Whataburger back, Watt had a few other ideas about the menu at Whataburger.

Read the original story about Whataburger and the Chicago investment firm here.


Whataburger was quick to respond with a job offer.


Ryan Garza

Ryan Garza

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