By Terry Frei
Announcing that the 1977 AFC champion Denver Broncos have been the tipping aspect for the transformation of Denver, Colorado from cowtown to present day activities and leisure mecca, writer Terry Frei presents an intimate examine the workforce and the town it introduced jointly at a time of significant switch. besides profiles of mythical gamers, Frei describes Denver's evolving politics and tradition within the past due Seventies because the Broncos make their method to their first tremendous Bowl.
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6. Initial reports said Ralston had been fired the previous Thursday, but the announcement was delayed at his request so he could attend a reunion of his former Utah State teams before the news broke. However, Gehrke later told Dick Connor that he made the decision on a drive that weekend with his wife and that the moves—Ralston’s firing and Miller’s being offered the job—all came down on Sunday, January 30. CHAPTER 1 New Coach, New Job Whatever I had, I had to work for. —RED MILLER Getting His Chance: Robert “Red” Miller In and around Macomb, Illinois, John Samuel Miller had no tolerance for slackers, whether in the fields or under his own roof.
When he got a little older, he got a sample of what his father had been through. “I worked one summer in the mines,” Red says. ” He knew he never wanted to go back. It was a wonder that Red found time to work, given his enthusiasm for sports. In the family home’s yard, the school yard, or a vacant lot, the game was rough tackle football. Before long, Red, at age nine, was organizing and coaching a team. Red’s team represented Macomb’s Fourth Ward, and they defended the area’s honor in informal games against the other three wards.
He came to us from Memphis, and he represented the onset of the revolution—both in the department, and, to an extent, in Denver journalism. He was young, brash, and talented. When I was a CU junior, my parents moved away. Dad left Ralston’s staff after the ’75 season to coach the offensive line for John McKay with the expansion Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Dad and McKay had been young assistant coaches together under Len Casanova at Oregon, and our families also were close, so Dad was rejoining an old buddy.
77. Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age by Terry Frei