Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters picked off his third pass of the season Sunday against the Vikings.
Peters trails just three players in interceptions this season, and has made a strong early campaign for Defensive Rookie of the Year. He made six tackles (all solo) Sunday and has been the team's' top cornerback through six games this season.
Justin Houston notched three tackles (all for loss, solo) and one sack in Sunday's game against the Vikings.
Houston's 2015 campaign started strong, but he had a quiet three weeks (no sacks) prior to Sunday, now owning four sacks on the season. While he doesn't really impact the box score in many other categories, he finally paid off what he was drafted for again Sunday, and faces a Steelers offensive line that has allowed 16 sacks through six games this season.
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Phillip Gaines suffered a torn ACL in Week 3 that will land him on IR, The Kansas City Star reports.
Taking Gaines' spot on the Chiefs' roster will be fellow cornerback Sean Smith , who is in line to be activated after having completed a three-game suspension to start the season.
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith (suspension) was reinstated to the Chiefs' 53-man roster on Tuesday.
Smith completed his three-game ban that was levied after he was arrested on a DUI charge over the summer. He should immediately slide back into a starting role for Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals , upgrading a Chiefs secondary that was routinely gashed by the Green Bay Packers ' Aaron Rodgers in a Week 3 loss.
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston managed just four tackles (all solo) and one tackle for loss Monday night against Green Bay Phoenix .
Houston Cougars was held without a sack for the first time since Week 11 last season, but he did hit quarterback Aaron Rodgers once. Despite the outing he remains one of the top sources for sacks in the league.