Denver Broncos: Is John Fox the Catalyst To the Orange Crush’s Second Coming?

January 14, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

In ancient times… say 34 years ago (to be specific the year was 1977).
A football revolution was born out of the old west in downtown Denver, Colorado.  It was a rush, a crush, and a fever that was a widespread phenomenon.
At the time Orange Crush fever was born, and with it a couple of wins and a simple phrase came to be the mantra of a second rate franchise.
“We Believe!”
So chants of that sacred phrase and many other unmentionables were cast upon the ancient foes for whom were born out of sloth, rebellion, and darkness, most notably the Oakland Raiders.  Those ancient battles laid the ground work for an epic rivalry but more importantly showing that the have not’s could humble even the most notorious, and credible of rivals.
What it took in 1977 was the first coming of a playoff coach to the Mile High City, a man simply known as “Red.”  It seemed a fitting name for a leader of an orange and blue clad gang ...

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