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It’s a tradition older than words on a page, passing our games and traditions down the pipe. In today’s modern sports era, having a father or mother in a professional sports league seems to heavily increase the odds that there might be offspring in the mix. While there are legendary familial duos in sports who have even taken the field together, (hi, Ken Griffeys Sr and Jr., LeBron James would like to speak to you about Bronny) there are also simply legacies that are handed down from father or mother to daughter or son.

In his first game as the Denver Broncos quarterback, John Elway had issues with where he lined up on the field, and was relieved repeatedly by Steve DeBerg in the Broncos 2-1 start. Coach Dan Reeves named DeBerg the starter after that, with Elway soon returning after a DeBerg shoulder injury. An inauspicious start with Elway’s tail-kicking, in what would…

The Broncos were without a team president for less than 48 hours.

Here’s why new President Damani Leech is exactly what Greg Penner and the new ownership were looking for.

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The Denver Broncos have had a countless number of legends play for them over the years.

But if you had to choose just one in his prime to add to the 2022 squad, who would it be?

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Once Russell Wilson calls it a career, will he be the Broncos' all-time leading touchdown passer?

He'll need 300 to top John Elway.

It won't be easy, but it's doable.

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The guys talk about Peyton Manning's potential role, play the conversations they had with many Broncos players on Tuesday, talk about how teammates view Russell Wilson's personality, answer listener questions and much more.

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Peyton Manning instantly brought different vibes to Denver. He changed the culture upon arrival. Peyton demanded more from his teammates. No. 18 immediately brought championship aspirations.

On the very first day of the offseason program, Russell Wilson is already having a similar impact on the Broncos' organization as one of the best to ever play in the NFL.

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With Russell Wilson under center, the Denver Broncos should have the best quarterback play they've had in town since Peyton Manning in 2014.

But just how good will Wilson be in his first season in Denver?

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Much like Peyton Manning helped John Elway lure free agents to Denver, Russell Wilson's presence in Denver will help George Paton land top talent from around the NFL.

In fact, he's already doing it.

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Russell Wilson wants to play 10-12 years as a Denver Broncos and win three to four more Super Bowls.

That would put him on the Mount Rushmore of all-time great NFL QBs.

And truly believes it's possible.

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All of took was one trade—a blockbuster, albeit—for the Broncos to land the elite quarterback they've desperately been seeking, the winning quarterback they've dreamed of and the leader they've been been searching for since 18 walked off into retirement.

That's what the Broncos are getting in Russell Wilson.

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As the Broncos search for a head coach and quarterback this offseason, they can learn a lot from the four remaining teams in the playoffs.

Don't be afraid to go young at head coach.

Don't be afraid to have a massive investment at quarterback.

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“The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever seen before.” – Albert Einstein “Normal is not something to aspire to, it’s something to get away from.” – Jodie Foster When the Golden State Killer was finally captured four…...

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No one ever made the Broncos’ second iteration of Mile High roar louder than Demaryius Thomas.

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Sunday was all about Peyton Manning and honoring him for his tremendous four years as a Bronco.

But is his time with the team entirely in the past?

Peyton left the door open to potentially returning to the organization in an ownership role.

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Teddy Bridgewater has the opportunity to do a few things on Sunday that haven't been done since Peyton Manning.

With another dominant defensive performance against the Jets, the Broncos' defense can accomplish a few things that haven't been done in Denver since DeMarcus Ware and the 'No Fly Zone' was in town.

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Peyton Manning and Archie Manning

Peyton Manning and John Lynch made their names elsewhere. But they burnished their names in Denver. And even though their eight seasons in orange and blue are two fewer than Steve Atwater played on his own from 1989 through 1998, their legacies in Denver matter, too.

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Three Broncos legends will enter the Pro Football Hall of Fame in two-and-a-half weeks’ time. One was a Bronco by chance. Two were Broncos by choice.

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Every stop Peyton Manning made on his life's path is a part of who he is -- and will remain so forever. But he has chosen to call Denver home.

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