Tag Archives: John Elway

John Elway: ‘Makes no sense’ that Demaryius Thomas is missing offseason program

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Denver Broncos general manager John Elway doesn’t understand why wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has elected to skip the team’s offseason program. On Thursday, Elway made his feelings clear on Thomas missing the offseason program and not being around to learn the new offense. “To be dead honest with you, I see absolutely zero value with him being away from here. Zero value, for him,” ...

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John Elway to be inducted into another Hall of Fame

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  Denver Broncos legend John Elway is about to be inducted into the New York-Penn League Hall of Fame. Elway joins Randy Johnson and Charlie Wride as the Hall of Fame class of 2014.  The induction ceremonies will take place during the 2014 New York‐Penn League All‐Star Game in Brooklyn, New York, on Tuesday. From the NYPL: “The purpose of the ...

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Denver Broncos extend John Elway through the 2017 season

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The Denver Broncos announced Wednesday that John Elway’s contract has been extended by three more seasons—and general manager has been added to his title. The executive vice president of football operations/general manager will be under contract with the Broncos through the 2017 season. “Our organization is extremely pleased with the work John Elway has done in his three years since rejoining the Broncos,” Broncos ...

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John Elway’s preseason speech fueled Broncos

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The Denver Broncos 40-10 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in preseason didn’t mean anything, but it was an eye opener for executive vice president of football operations John Elway. “John pretty much laid it on us,” said quarterback Peyton Manning, per Andrew Mason of the team’s official website. “He was not happy with that game. It was a butt-kicking, and whether ...

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John Elway: Divisional round win took the monkey off Broncos back

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Broncos vice president of football operations John Elway says Denver’s 24-17  win in the Divisional Round is just what the organization needed. “I think that took the monkey off of our back from what’s happened – losing in the Divisional Round really the last two years but really last year’s hurting as bad as it did,” Elway said to DenverBroncos.com. “So ...

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John Elway: Broncos win over the Cowboys was a ‘confidence builder’

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Executive vice president of football operations John Elway says the Denver Broncos 51-48 win against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday was a “confidence builder.” The win was the narrowest margin of victory so far this season for the 5-0 Broncos. “If you look at the first four games compared to the last game, obviously we weren’t in a dog fight ...

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John Elway: ‘We found a gem in Montee Ball’

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Denver Broncos vice president John Elway said Tuesday that running back Montee Ball reminds him of Terrell Davis. “We’re excited. When we were watching Montee, the one thing that stood out about his running style is that it’s a lot like Terrell Davis, and so that got us very excited, and we hope that Montee has an even longer career ...

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Peyton Manning: Elway wants us to play with an ‘attitude, edge’

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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning arrived for his first day of the team’s offseason program Monday looking for “that great season.” “John Elway wants to sort of set a kind of attitude, kind of an edge around here,” Manning said via Jeff Legwold of The Denver Post. “Kind of an uncomfortable atmosphere, which I believe in. “Last year was good, ...

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Broncos plan visits with Dwight Freeney and John Abraham

The Denver Broncos appear to be moving on without defensive end Elvis Dumervil as the team will meet with Dwight Freeney and John Abraham on Thursday, according to Mike Klis of The Denver Post. Dumervil is expected to begin lining up visits with other teams in the next 48 hours as he did not consider the Broncos latest offer on ...

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