Bengals rookie RB Jeremy Hill had nearly 150 yards and two TDs in a shutout win over the Cleveland Browns and Johnny Manziel.
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The NFL announced its three players of the week in the AFC for Week 15 of the 2014 NFL season.
Cincinnati Bengals RB Jeremy Hill was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week, Denver Broncos CB Aqib Talib was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week, and Kansas City Chiefs PR De’Anthony Thomas was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.
Hill was a major factor in the Bengals win over Cleveland, compiling 148 rushing yards on 25 carries and adding two TDs in their 30-0 blowout win over first-time starting QB Johnny Manziel and the rival Browns.
Talib helped the Broncos clinch the AFC West division title for their third straight season with eight tackles, an INT and three passes defensed in Denver’s 22-10 win over the San Diego Chargers.
Thomas brought back eight punts for a total of 156 yards, including an 81-yard TD in a 31-13 win over the Oakland Raiders, keeping their playoff hopes alive.