Hill, Talib, Thomas tabbed AFC's best of the week

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Cincinnati Bengals running back Jeremy Hill, Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib and Kansas City Chiefs punt returner De'Anthony Thomas were selected as the AFC's top players for Week 15 of the NFL season.

Hill was named the best offensive performer after rushing for 148 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries in the Bengals' 30-0 win at Cleveland.

Talib earned defensive acclaim for registering eight tackles and one interception as the Broncos clinched the AFC West title with a 22-10 win at San Diego.

The special teams honor went to Thomas, who scored on an 81-yard punt return in the Chiefs' 31-13 home win over Oakland. Thomas averaged 19.5 yards on eight punt returns.