Gene Mingo Finally Gets His Due

1961 topps with caption

Gene Mingo, a charter member of the Denver Broncos and multi-faceted talent, was finally selected for a spot in the Broncos Ring of Honor last week.  The recognition is long overdue, though no-less justified because of the delay.  The Denver Post put together a nice piece on Mingo, and his Ring of Fame classmates, Rick Upchurch and Dan Reeves.

Gene Mingo, Rick Upchurch, Dan Reeves elected to Broncos’ Ring of Fame

Todd Tobias (790 Posts)

Todd Tobias's interest in the American Football League began in 1998, when he wrote my master's thesis about Sid Gillman. He created this site to educate and entertain football fans with the stories of the American Football League, 1960-1969. You can follow Todd and get more AFL history on Twitter @TalesfromtheAFL.


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