T.Y. Hilton named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (13) runs for an 80-yard touchdown following a catch against the Houston Texans during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton has been named the AFC Offensive Player of Week.

Hilton received the honor following his Week 9 performance in the Colts 20-14 win over the Houston Texans.

The Colts wide receiver snagged five passes for 175 yards and scored two touchdowns.

This is the second time Hilton has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week in his career. The first time happened Week 12 during his rookie year in 2012.

On the season, Hilton has recorded 34 receptions for 702 yards and three touchdowns.

The blue and white face the AFC East Pittsburgh Steelers at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday.