John Elway was first drafted by the Baltimore colts then went to the Denver broncos for the rest of his career
The Kansas City Royals drafted John Elway in the 18th round of the 1979 draft, but, interestingly enough, not before drafting Dan Marino in the 4th round of the same draft.
John Elway's Team Quarterback - 1988 VG was released on: USA: 1988
Owner of the arena team
John Elway defeated every NFL team besides the Broncos, with whom he played for his entire career.
John Elway played with the Denver Broncos to defeat the Atlanta Falcons.
John Elway has written: 'Elway' 'Comeback kid' -- subject(s): Biography, Denver Broncos (Football team), Football players, Juvenile literature
John Elway's first season with the Broncos was 1983. John Elway was drafted by the Baltimore Colts after attending Stanford University. He said he would refuse to play for the Colts so they traded him to the Denver Broncos. In 1983, John began the season as a second string quarterback. John was not really a good quarterback, but began to gain more respect for his team after winning a game in the fourth quarter.