[Note: Denver Broncos training camp opens today at Dove Valley, and it's perhaps the most anticipated camp opening since John Elway came back to go for his second straight Super Bowl championship. As such, we're re-running a Classic DDP article about the arrival of Peyton Manning in Denver... and the hope that he can repair the breaches left by Jay Cutler, Josh McDaniels, Kyle Orton and Tim Tebow. Enjoy.]
It’s been stressful as hell to be a Bronco fan the last seven years or so. It’s rare that a place in flyover country makes national news on the regular with quarterback maneuvers and play, but Denver’s had lots of national attention for all the wrong reasons for, well, as far back as I can really remember.
Sure, everyone remembers McCutlergate, but it goes back farther than that. [Read more...]