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Chiefs And Colts Connections Include Ryan Lilja, DaJuan Morgan

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The Kansas City Chiefs and Indianapolis Colts have plenty of connections. The biggest of course are Ryan Lilja now with the Chiefs and DaJuan Morgan now with the Colts.

We all have strong memories of the Colts -- January 1996, 2004 and 2007 will do that to you.

Here are the Chiefs and Colts connections for Week 5:

  • Kansas City assistant head coach Maurice Carthon (92) and OL coach Bill Muir (89-91) coached at Indianapolis
  • Kansas City G Ryan Lilja played six seasons with Indianapolis (04-09)
  • Chiefs C Casey Wiegmann entered the NFL as a rookie free agent with Indianapolis in 96.
  • Chiefs offensive coordinator Charlie Weis served as the head coach at Notre Dame (05-09)
  • Kansas City TEs coach Bernie Parmalee coached at Notre Dame (05-09). He also played collegiately at Ball State
  • Kansas City area scout Willie Davis served a minority coaching fellowship with Indianapolis (05)
  • Kansas City LB Corey Mays played at Notre Dame
  • Chiefs DE Alex Magee played collegiately at Purdue
  • Kansas City S/CB Donald Washington is a native of Indianapolis, IN
  • Colts S DaJuan Morgan played for the Chiefs (08-09)
  • Colts assistant OL coach Ron Prince was the head coach at Kansas State (06-08). He also played (88-90) and coached (92) at Dodge City CC.
  • Colts TE Brody Eldridge is a native of La Cygne, KS
  • Chiefs P Dustin Colquitt's father, Craig, played for the Colts (87)
  • Pro Football Hall of Fame QB and Chiefs Radio Network analyst Len Dawson played at Purdue