Kicker Sebastian Janikowski #11 of the Oakland Raiders kicks his fifth field goal of the game off a hold from Shane Lechler #9 during the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs at O.co Coliseum on December 16, 2012 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Raiders defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 15-0. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)
New York, NY (Sports Network) - Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno,
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and Oakland Raiders kicker Sebastian
Janikowski have been selected as the AFC's top players for Week 15 of the NFL
Moreno earned the offensive award after rushing for 118 yards with a touchdown
in Denver's 34-17 win at Baltimore. He recorded his second straight 100-yard
game and helped the Broncos to their ninth straight win.
Watt picked up the defensive honor for the second time this season, having
previously captured it in Week 2. He registered a team-high 10 tackles and
tied a career best with three sacks while forcing a fumble, as Houston
clinched the AFC South with a 29-17 win over Indianapolis.
Janikowski garnered the special teams award after accounting for all of
Oakland's points in a 15-0 win over Kansas City. He kicked field goals of 20,
50, 57, 30 and 41 yards for his seventh career weekly honor.
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