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Chiefs' Houston receives AFC honor

09/11/2013 11:34 AM

09/11/2013 11:36 AM

Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston, who had three of the team's six sacks in the season-opening 28-2 win at Jacksonville, was voted AFC Defensive Player of the Week.

Houston, in his third season with the Chiefs, has 18.5 sacks in his last 22 games.

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