Gimme' him: Justin Houston would wreak havoc with Dont'a Hightower
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By Devon Clements

Yes, the Kansas City Chiefs defense isn’t that good. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t play-makers amongst its starting-11.

When the Chiefs and the New England Patriots take the field on Sunday, it is destined to be a shootout between the two teams. That is why each team’s defense will play a crucial role in the Week 6 matchup.

Though neither defense looks really capable of preventing the opposing offense from entering the end-zone, a turnover or two could have a substantial impact on the game.

When looking at the Chiefs defense, though this player won’t be playing in this Sunday night’s game because of injury, he is the type of player New England’s defense needs and one that the Chiefs will miss in Week 6. This man is a machine on defense. He plays outside linebacker for Kansas City.

Justin Houston.

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The four-time pro bowler has 355 tackles, 91 tackles for loss, 72.5 sacks and 11 forced fumbles in his eight-year career. During five game this season (note – he missed a portion of Week 5’s game because of injury) he has 11 tackles, three tackles for loss, three sacks and two forced fumbles....



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