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UW Alum named on list of the 100 most influential peopleSubmitted: 04/19/2018
UW Alum named on list of the 100 most influential people
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HOUSTON - Houston Texans' defensive end and UW-Madison Alum JJ Watt added another honor to his list this week.

Time magazine named Watt on its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Last year, Watt donated 100 thousand dollars to Hurricane Harvey recovery and pledged to raise double that amount. Watt ended up raising 37 million dollars for water, food, and supplies for storm victims.

Watt was also given the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award in February for his charity work.

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