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Chiefs vs. Chargers: Connections Include WR Chris Chambers, RB Darren Sproles

The Kansas City Chiefs and San Diego Chargers have plenty of connections. Perhaps the biggest one for the Chiefs is WR Chris Chambers, who was acquired off waivers from the Chargers last November. You've also got the Jimmy Raye III connection.

Here are all the Chiefs and Chargers connections.

  • Chiefs WR Chris Chambers plyaed with the Chargers (07-09).
  • Chargers DE Alfonso Boone (07-08) and TE Kris Wilson (04-07) both played with the Chiefs.
  • Former Chiefs assistant coaches on the Chargers staff include: Hall of Fame WR Charlie Joiner (01-07) and Jeff Hurd (98-06).
  • Former Chiefs CB Cris Dishman (99) is San Diego's assistant secondary coach.
  • Chargers Director of Player Personnel Jimmy Raye III worked for Kansas City in 95 and is the son of former Chiefs assistant coach Jimmy Raye.
  • Chargers RB Darren Sproles prepped at Olathe North HS in Olathe, KS and played at K-State. Chargers T Jeromey Clary also played at K-State.
  • Chargers LB James Holt and S Darrell Stuckey each played at Kansas. Stuckey is from Kansas City, KS.
  • Chargers special teams coach Steve Crosby was born in Great Bend, KS and was a RB for Fort Hays State.
  • KC video assistant Josh Schmidt spent time at the Univ. of San Diego.
  • Chiefs area scout Jay Muraco interned with San Diego in 92.
  • San Diego coaches assistant Steve Gera is a native of Kansas City, MO and attended Missouri.

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