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kcvet
11-01-2011, 09:16 PM
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congrads to him. well deserved. that's 2 chiefs in 2 weeks

The National Football League informed the Chiefs on Tuesday that LB Derrick Johnson has been named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts in a 23-20 overtime win vs. San Diego (10/31). He joins CB Brandon Flowers as the second Chiefs player to win the honor in as many weeks. It is the fourth Player of the Week honor of Johnsonís career.

Johnson (6-3, 242)produced 16 tackles (15 solo), a sack (-7.0 yards) and an interception vs. the Chargers on Monday Night Football. It marked the second consecutive week that Johnson registered 16 stops. In seven starts on the season, Johnson has 77 tackles (57 solo), four tackles for loss, a sack, an INT, three passes defensed and five QB pressures. During the Chiefs current four-game winning streak, Johnson has registered 55 tackles (42 solo) and has finished with double-digit tackles in each contest.

The University of Texas product has appeared in 97 games (84 starts) for Kansas City, registering 648 tackles (498 solo), 15.0 sacks (-108.0 yards), eight INTs with three TDs, 47 passes defensed, 15 forced fumbles, four fumble recoveries and 29 QB pressures. His 648 career tackles rank ninth in Chiefs history.

source (http://www.kcchiefs.com/news/article-2/LB-DERRICK-JOHNSON-NAMED-AFC-DEFENSIVE-PLAYER-OF-THE-WEEK/424c1874-5ea2-4453-8f06-3d23851fbbbf)

KCraised
11-01-2011, 09:20 PM
Awesome! He did look great out there. He always looked like he was involved in nearly every play. Well deserved!

kcvet
11-01-2011, 09:24 PM
im glad to see him and Flowers get this. bout time we got some recognition. in your face ESPN !!!!

2010chiefs
11-01-2011, 09:59 PM
He Deserves It!

Chiefster
11-01-2011, 10:15 PM
Outstanding!

matthewschiefs
11-01-2011, 10:44 PM
2 in a row KEEP THE STREAK ALIVE AGAINST THE DOLPHINS

JPPT1974
11-01-2011, 11:33 PM
Congrats to him! Looks like he will also be a Pro Bowler along the way.

chiefnut
11-02-2011, 09:16 AM
even the announcers commented "they better put this guy in the pro bowl, he is everywhere"

H-townChiefsFan
11-02-2011, 11:15 AM
Glad the Chiefs didnt give up on him after a couple lackluster seasons to start his career!

KristofLaw
11-02-2011, 01:49 PM
That's great! to his this his 4th..... :bananen_smilies046: :bananen_smilies046: