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Published: June 15, 2019 at 12:47 p.m.

Pat Bowlen Era All-Broncos Team

In 1984, Pat Bowlen and his siblings bought the Denver franchise and would lead the Broncos to become one of the winningest teams in NFL history. Under Bowlen, the Broncos won three Super Bowls and seven AFC championships. They produced Hall of Fame players like Champ Bailey, Gary Zimmerman and Terrell Davis. Below is a team fielded of notable Broncos who played or coached during the Pat Bowlen era (since 1984).

37 Photos Total

  • 1983-1998 37

    Al Messerschmidt/Associated Press

    Quarterback: John Elway

    1983-1998

  • 2012-2015 36

    Greg Trott/Associated Press

    Quarterback: Peyton Manning

    2012-2015

  • 2010-2011 35

    Kevin Terrell/Associated Press

    Quarterback: Tim Tebow

    2010-2011

  • 1995-2001 34

    Tom DiPace/Associated Press

    Running back: Terrell Davis

    1995-2001

  • 2002-2003 33

    Stephan Savoia/Associated Press

    Running back: Clinton Portis

    2002-2003

  • 1994-2007 32

    Jack Dempsey/Associated Press

    Wide receiver: Rod Smith

    1994-2007

  • 2010-2018 31

    Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press

    Wide receiver: Demaryius Thomas

    2010-2018

  • 2006-2009 30

    Jack Dempsey/Associated Press

    Wide receiver: Brandon Marshall

    2006-2009

  • 1995-2003 29

    David Durochik/Associated Press

    Wide receiver: Ed McCaffrey

    1995-2003

  • 2014-present 28

    Jack Dempsey/Associated Press

    Wide receiver: Emmanuel Sanders

    2014-present

  • 1990-1999 27

    Ed Andrieski/Associated Press

    Tight end: Shannon Sharpe

    1990-1999

  • 2008-2015 26

    Joe Mahoney/Associated Press

    Tackle: Ryan Clady

    2008-2015

  • 1993-1997 25

    Peter Read Miller/Associated Press

    Tackle: Gary Zimmerman

    1993-1997

  • 1980-1989 24

    Eric Lars Bakke/Associated Press

    Guard: Keith Bishop

    1980-1989

  • 1995-2000 23

    Allen Kee/Associated Press

    Guard: Mark Schlereth

    1995-2000

  • 1994-2008 22

    Allen Kee/Associated Press

    Center: Tom Nalen

    1994-2008

  • 2011-present 21

    Julie Jacobson/Associated Press

    Defensive end: Von Miller

    2011-present

  • 2014-2016 20

    Greg Trott/Associated Press

    Defensive end: DeMarcus Ware

    2014-2016

  • 1985-1995 19

    Greg Trott/Associated Press

    Defensive end: Simon Fletcher

    1985-1995

  • 2006-2012 18

    David Zalubowski/Associated Press

    Defensive end: Elvis Dumervil

    2006-2012

  • 1997-1999 17

    Elaine Thompson/Associated Press

    Defensive end: Neil Smith

    1997-1999

  • 1997-2005 16

    Greg Trott/Associated Press

    Defensive tackle: Trevor Pryce

    1997-2005

  • 2012-2015 15

    Eric Bakke/Associated Press

    Defensive tackle: Malik Jackson

    2012-2015

  • 1996-2001 14

    Ed Reinke/Associated Press

    Linebacker: Bill Romanowski

    1996-2001

  • 1999-2006 13

    Allen Kee/Associated Press

    Linebacker: Al Wilson

    1999-2006

  • 1983-1994 12

    David Durochik/Associated Press

    Linebacker: Karl Mecklenburg

    1983-1994

  • 2004-2013 11

    Jack Dempsey/Associated Press

    Cornerback: Champ Bailey

    2004-2013

  • 2014-2017 10

    Jack Dempsey/Associated Press

    Cornerback: Aqib Talib

    2014-2017

  • 2011-present 9

    Ben Liebenberg/NFL

    Cornerback: Chris Harris Jr.

    2011-present

  • 1989-1998 8

    Allen Kee/Associated Press

    Safety: Steve Atwater

    1989-1998

  • 1981-1994 7

    Eric Lars Bakke/Associated Press

    Safety: Dennis Smith

    1981-1994

  • 2004-2007 6

    David Zalubowski/Associated Press

    Safety: John Lynch

    2004-2007

  • 1993-2007 5

    Eric Gay/Associated Press

    Kicker: Jason Elam

    1993-2007

  • 1995-1998 4

    Al Messerschmidt/Associated Press

    Head coach: Mike Shanahan

    1995-1998

  • 1981-1992 3

    Al Messerschmidt/Associated Press

    Head coach: Dan Reeves

    1981-1992

  • 1995-2005 2

    Greg Trott/Associated Press

    Offensive coordinator: Gary Kubiak

    1995-2005

  • 1989-1992, 2015-2016 1

    Ric Tapia/NFL

    Defensive coordinator: Wade Phillips

    1989-1992, 2015-2016