Broncos, Briefly: Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018

Posted Feb 18, 2018

A quick look at the recent buzz on the Denver Broncos.

It’s time. Broncos owner Pat Bowlen should be in Canton. (Nicki Jhabvala, The Denver Post)
On Sunday, Bowlen turns 74 and though he hasn’t roamed the hallways of the team’s Dove Valley headquarters and hasn’t stood on the sidelines for practices in nearly four years, that legacy continues to grow.

Kickin’ it with Kiz: Here’s an innovative idea to get Broncos safety Steve Atwater into the Pro Football Hall of Fame (Mark Kiszla, The Denver Post)
Like many august American institutions, the Pro Football Hall of Fame takes itself a wee bit too seriously. It’s a party. The more the merrier. So, if once a decade, Hall passes are given to players that have been overlooked, what would the harm be? It might be the only way to get Steve Atwater a much-deserved gold jacket.

Broncos quarterback, draft prospects fuel fan hysteria (Troy E. Renck, Denver7)
The possibilities fuel the passion, optimism and cynicism of fans. The Broncos own the fifth overall pick, creating the possibility of selecting a quarterback.