NFL Draft: John Elway and the Seven Things the Denver Broncos Should Do at No. 2

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NFL Draft: John Elway and the Seven Things the Denver Broncos Should Do at No. 2
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John Elway wishing he were golfing, not worrying about the NFL Draft

With great drafting position comes great responsibility. 

This draft will be a superb chance for the Denver Broncos to significantly improve a team that needs help all over.  It will also be the first chance for John Elway to demonstrate he is qualified for his new position, for Brian Xanders to prove that Josh McDaniels was a big dummy (wait... too late), and for John Fox to show that the cluster in Carolina wasn't his fault.

The No. 2 pick is fraught with danger historically, and this year is no different.  The Broncos could end up with a star, like Ndamukong Suh, Calvin Johnson, Julius Peppers, Marshall Faulk, Eric Dickerson or Lawrence Taylor. 

They could also end up with an all-time bust like Ryan Leaf, Rick Mirer, Blair Thomas or Archie Manning (just kidding).  

Finally, they could end up with a decent player, but not someone worthy of the pick or the money. Reggie Bush, Ronnie Brown and LaVar Arrington all come to mind in this category. 

My thought: don’t end up with anyone at all! 

What? 

Read on to find out…

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