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Former Jayhawk Darrell Stuckey Likely To Be Starting Against Chiefs In Monday Night Opener

So you're from Kansas City, KS and you spend your college days down the road in Lawrence. After a nice run at KU, you're drafted by the Chargers. The starting safety is cut and all of a sudden you're the man, as a rookie.

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And then your first game is against your hometown team, the Chiefs.

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The San Diego Chargers play the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football September 13, at Arrowhead Stadium’s season opener. To play in his hometown the first game of the season in that atmosphere, he said, is like a gift from God.

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“This is what you wanted to become,” Stuckey said. “And all you can do is cherish it and not take it for granted.”

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That would be pretty awesome. Hopefully for both sides Arrowhead Stadium is electric that night.