Familiar Faces For Chiefs vs. Texans Includes S Bernard Pollard

I'm not going to lie to you Kansas City Chiefs fans. This week's connections to the Houston Texans aren't too exciting. 

We've got some former Chiefs, Texas college football alums and some former Kansas coaches. 

  • Texans DBs coach David Gibbs (2006-08), asst. strength coach Matt Schiotz ('94, '97) and strength coach Cedric Smith (2007-09) coached with KC. Gibbs ('95-96) and Schiotz ('95-96) also coached at Kansas.
  • Texans asst. DBs coach Perry Carter played for the Chiefs ('95).
  • Texans S Bernard Pollard (2006-08) and G Wade Smith (2008-09) played with the Chiefs.
  • Chiefs area scout Willie Davis played for HOU/TEN ('96-98).
  • KC strength and cond. coach Mike Clark coached at Texas A&M ('90-03).
  • Chiefs LBs coach Gary Gibbs is a native of Beaumont, TX.
  • Kansas City DBs coach Emmitt Thomas is a native of Angleton, TX and played collegiately at Bishop College.
  • Chiefs OL coach Bill Muir coached for the Houston/Shreveport of the WFL.
More after the jump. 
  • KC RB Jamaal Charles and LB Derrick Johnson attended Texas. 
  • Chiefs DT Ron Edwards prepped at Klein Forest HS in Houston, TX and played collegiately at Texas A&M.
  • KC RB Jackie Battle and LS Thomas Gafford played collegiately at Houston.
  • Chiefs LB Demorrio Williams is a native of Carthage, TX.
  • HOU WRs coach Larry Kirksey coached at Kansas ('82).
  • Texans LB Zac Diles played collegiately at Kansas State.
  • HOU RB Derrick Ward played collegiately at Ottawa (KS) University.
  • Texans President Jamey Rootes ('95-99) served as President and General Manager of the MLS Columbus Crew franchise operated by Hunt Sports Group. 

Did we miss anyone?

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