12 overall in 2008, Clady was a strong starter at left tackle in the Mile High City. He set a record in 2008 and 2009 going 20 games without giving up a sack for quarterbacks Jay Cutler and Kyle Orton. DAVID STUDDARD - OFFENSIVE LINEMAN - 1979-1988. And due to the Broncos being as legendary as their remarkable fanbase, we’re celebrating their greatest players of all-time, from every position. Purcell suffered a Lisfranc (foot) injury during Sunday's loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. De'Vante Bausby won't be returning to Denver. He was a valuable piece of the offensive line, showing off his versatility by switching sides. He spent his whole career in Denver, starting 133 games across the offensive line. His 1997 defense could do both. “Some guys get injured and say they can't take it no more. Analyst) Ed Donatell (Secondary Coach) George Dyer (DL Coach) Mike Heimerdinger (WR Coach). “George would say, “Give me your best.’ And J.T. He was asked to move to right tackle in 2014 due to a bevy of injuries plaguing the team, and did so even if his foot quickness wasn’t enough to play at a high level there. (1) NOT READY TO PACK IT UP INJURED BRONCOS TACKLE TONY JONES HAS A FEW GOOD YEARS LEFT; THE QUESTION IS, `WHERE?' Bouye returned this week and Denver cut Bausby to make room for Bouye on the active roster. It took just 35 seconds for the Packers to move 35 yards, to the Denver 35-yard line. Taken in the 6th round by the Denver Broncos, Bishop saw limited playing time until his third season where he would go onto earning two Pro Bowl nods (1986 and 1987). They needed to protect future Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway and open holes for Terrell Davis who was becoming a star in the league. It was quite a defensive line room because J.T. As a Pro Football Hall of Famer, Mike Munchak has instant credibility with the position group he's responsible for leading. He also coached the offensive line with Houston/Tennessee from 1994-2010 before being promoted to head coach of the Titans from 2011-13. Before the 1997 season, the Denver Broncos signed Tony Jones to bolster their offensive line. Neil was a perfect Mike Shanahan Era lineman; he was only 6-foot-2 and 285 pounds, giving him the quickness needed for that zone-blocking scheme which every team mimicked at some point following the Broncos’ extensive use in the mid-late 90s. Born on March 5, 1960, Munchak is married to Marci and the couple has two daughters, Alex and Julie, and a granddaughter, Emilia. (1999, November 21). Sign up for the Broncos Wire newsletter to get our top stories in your inbox every morning. Favre and the Packers took possession at their 30-yard line with 99 seconds remaining. During the 1998 season he made the Pro Bowl. His face on Elway’s running touchdown in Super Bowl XXXIII was priceless, as he grinned just as big as the Duke of Denver. All Rights Reserved. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2008 for his accomplishments for both the Vikings and the Broncos. While he would finish his career in Florida, he spent nine seasons in Denver, making one Pro Bowl (1969). The man suited up for 177 games with the Broncos and started 165 of them, from 1981-1994, as one of the most consistent linemen during that time. Bouye went on injured reserve, Bausby was promoted to the active roster and played well. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. fit the bill,’’ Williams said. At times it was rough playing for him because he demanded so much. Tony Jones was a fine offensive tackle over his 13 year NFL career which included seasons in Cleveland, Baltimore, and Denver. Being taken in the 9th round in 1979, he was moved around the offensive line, spending time at both right and left tackle with some time a guard and tight end thrown in for good measure. October 26, 2020. Mike Munchak enters his second year as offensive line coach coach for the Denver Broncos in 2020. Considered an incredible tough player, he is known for having 29 surgeries during his playing career. “J.T. He was hired by the club on Jan. 17, 2019. After initially failing to make Denver's 53-man roster in August, Bausby signed with the Broncos' practice squad.