The cost of creating a stadium at that elevation for the Chiefs, Raiders, Dolphins, Cowboys and Buccaneers was probably considered, but it surely left no money left over for staff, players or vendors. It was a great Public relations idea and a potential architetctural World Wonder, but the Elevator costs staggerred the mind and where would the Tail Gate Parties be held? Denver was fortunate enough to have a chunk or grass that already was close to that elevation and the NFL gave it a chance.
It was public contest that a local newspaper held. Broncos was the winning entry
The Broncos are extremely popular in Denver, and have a strong following even outside of Colorado.
The Denver Broncos were given the nickname "Broncos" by original franchise owner Bob Howsam.
Your geography must be a little rusty. Denver is in the state of Colorado, and it coincidentally happens to be the city represented by the Broncos. Put two and two together.
The name was chosen from a Public contest
they got Denver from the city they play in like all NFL teams. the Broncos part was chosen by the owner from when the team became that name.
The Denver Broncos.
the denver broncos
The Denver Broncos have only ever had one team name. They've been the Denver Broncos since the day they were founded.
The official mascot's name is Miles.The actual horse is Thunder.The gigantic white horse that sits atop the south stands at Mile High is named Bucky.
The Denver Broncos
The Denver Broncos were founded in 1959.
Denver Broncos was created in 1960.