Justin Houston named AFC defensive player of the week

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Colts defensive end Justin Houston was all too eager to show his old team he could still play.

And he made the plays that helped his new team pull a significant upset.

Houston was named AFC defensive player of the week for his big game in his return to Kansas City.

He had a sack and two tackles for loss, including the fourth-quarter stuff of Damien Williams to clinch the win.

The 30-year-old Houston helped key a defense that was missing its best player (Darius Leonard) and both starting safeties, making the win that much more impressive.