While the USA takes a day off, Justin Houston benches serious weight

Justin Houston looks like he's in game shape.

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Ahhh, Memorial Day.

It’s a time for every American citizen to kick back, throw something on the grill and enjoy a cold beverage or two while remembering those fighting men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our nation.

But for Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston, it’s just another day at the office. And that office is the gym, where Houston threw up some serious weight.

Check this out:

That’s 425 pounds, folks. And he just did that twice. Without help from the man spotting him.