The Texas-owned Texas chain announced that it will be a success story in the NFL.
"Okay, I say we all chip in and buy Whataburger back, "Watts tweeted. Especially not the ketchup. "
Even though he was born and raised in Wisconsin, the Lone Star State has been Watt's adoptive home. And just like many Texans, he loves Whataburger.
While Kawas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes did not seem too unhappy about the sale.
m down as long as I can get one in KC, "Mahomes replied to Watt's tweet.
Would the NFL star save Whataburger? We do not know yet. But Texas Gov. Greg Abbott thinks he should.
On Saturday, Abbott simply tweeted a meme
with a photo of former President George W. Bush that read, "Get in JJ, We're saving Whataburger."
It's unclear whether Watt would take the governor's offer.
Watt has a long history of raising money for more serious situations.
After Hurricane Harvey devastated areas around Houston and the rest of the Gulf Coast in 2017, Watts raised more than $ 41.6 million for those impacted by the floods and damage
Last year, he was offered to pay for the funerals of the 10 people killed in a shooting at Santa Fe High School. Sandy Hook shoots in 2012, Sandy Hook Elementary to meet him and participate in a day of football at the Texans' Stadium.