Hilarious: Moody Gardens' penguin named Watt 'preps' for Saturday's game


HOUSTON – A 5-year-old penguin at Moody Gardens named Watt is “preparing” for Saturday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts.

In an adorable, game-style video Moody Gardens officials gave the penguins a football and watched what happened. Basically, the penguins – including Watt -- shooed the ball into their water feature. 

Watch the 3 feet tall, 35 pounder’s moves in the video above or the social post below.

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = 'https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1version=v3.2'; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

King Penguin Watt Preps For Saturday's Playoff

Watt is preparing for Saturday's Houston Texans 🏈Playoff Showdown with the Indianapolis Colts, but we're not talking about JJ. Here's Moody Gardens' own King Penguin 🐧 named Watt. He is big. He's tough, and he's always playoff-ready just like his namesake JJ Watt!

Posted by Moody Gardens on Friday, January 4, 2019

The King penguin met its namesake, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, in 2013. 

About the Author: