2021 has not even a very good year for professional athletes. It seems that every couple days tragedy strikes a professional sports organization when we learn that either a current or former player has passed away.
Tragedy most recently struck the Denver Broncos when former Tackle Eldon Danenhauer passed away on Wednesday, June 23rd. . Danenhauer played for the Broncos from 1960 through 1965. He was an AFL All-Star in 1962 and 1965. He also played college football at the Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas. Danenhauer is arguably one of the greatest offensive linemen in Denver Broncos history.
In other Denver Broncos news, current Broncos President of Football Operations John Elway commented on the recent retirement of former Denver wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. See what he had to say below: