John Elway has thrown a football approximately 90 yards a couple of times in career. However, on average, he tends to throw the ball about 60 yards.
The farthest he ever threw it publicly was 73 yards.
John Elway was clocked at 61 mph.
It was reported that John Elway threw a ball 80 yards in San Diego the year he retired. Others say he could stand at home plate in Coors Field and plunk the scoreboard with a baseball.
John Elway has written: 'Elway' 'Comeback kid' -- subject(s): Biography, Denver Broncos (Football team), Football players, Juvenile literature
John Elway of the Denver Broncos.
That's a tough one since practices are usually not recordable evidence of play. However; Elway did toss an 80yd bomb (in air) many moons ago.