- NAME: John Elway
- OCCUPATION: Football Player, Entrepreneur
- BIRTH DATE: June 28, 1960 (Age: 53)
- Did You Know?: Prior to his NFL career, John Elway was picked in the 18th round of the 1979 baseball amateur draft by the Kansas City Royals, and in the second round of the 1981 draft by the New York Yankees.
- EDUCATION: Granada Hills High School, Stanford University
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Port Angeles, Washington
- Full Name: John Albert Elway Jr.
- Nickname: The Comeback Kid
- Nickname: The Duke
- AKA: John Albert Elway
- Nickname: The General
- AKA: John Elway
- ZODIAC SIGN: Cancer
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American football quarterback John Elway won two Super Bowl titles during a highly successful 16-year playing career with the Denver Broncos.
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After working for the Broncos as a consultant in 2010, Elway was named the club's executive vice president of football operations in January 2011. With his shrewd personnel moves, including the hiring of head coach John Fox and the acquisition of veteran quarterback Peyton Manning,
Elway rebuilt the Broncos into one of the NFL's powerhouse teams.
The Hall of Fame quarterback added one more honor to a lengthy list when his No. 7 was retired by his old school during halftime of a Stanford-Oregon football game in November 2013.
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