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  DENVER GOLD  (9-9)

OWNERSHIP:

Ron Blanding - Owner / Team President

 

FRONT OFFICE:

Bill Roth - Vice-President / General Manager

Tom Marino - Director of Player Personnel

 

TEAM COLORS: Gold and Black 

                          HOME UNIFORM                               AWAY UNIFORM

                                               

HOME STADIUM: Mile High Stadium (75,123 - GRASS)

TICKET PRICES: $12.00, $8.00

TERRITORIAL LIST:

Colorado, Colorado State, Texas Tech, West Texas State, Wyoming

Cincinnati (NFL), Denver (NFL)

COACHING STAFF

Craig Morton - Head Coach

 

Vito "Babe" Parilli - Offensive Coordinator

Jim Cadile - Offensive Line

Don Frease - Wide Receivers / Tight Ends

Gary Cabe - Running Backs

 

Jim Carr - Assistant Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator

Lonnie Warwick - Linebackers

Bill Dutton - Defensive Line

Greg Brown - Defensive Assistant 

 

Phil Cancik - Special Teams / Strength and Conditioning

ACTIVE ROSTER  (for Opening Game)

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
27
AnthonyAllen
1
13
1961
6
0
175
CBTexas Christian
23
1
84
John
Arnold
1
5
1955
5
10
175
WR
Wyoming
29
2
83
Elmer
Bailey
12
13
1957
6
0
195
WR
Minnesota
27
3
57
John
Bungartz
9
16
1958
6
3
220
LB
Fullerton State
26
2
52
Tom
Davis
7
31
1955
6
2
260
C
Nebraska
29
3
21
David
Dumars
1
21
19575
10
185
S
NE Louisiana
27
3
75
Greg
Feasel
11
7
1957
6
7
301
OL
Abilene Christian
27
2
50
Greg
Gerken
4
30
1959
6
4
230
LB
Northern Arizona
25
2
64
JamieGiles
5
13
1959
6
2
265
NT
Texas Tech
25
1
9
Steve
Gortz
5
23
1956
6
2
205
P
Nevada-Las Vegas
28
2
55
Jeff
Harper
1
31
1962
6
0
220
LB
Colorado State
22
R
80Leonard
Harris
11
27
1960
5
8
155
WR
Texas Tech
24
R
25
Darryl
Hemphill
3
29
1960
6
0
195
S
West Texas A&M24
1
87
Victor
Hicks
1
19
1957
6
3
250
TE
Oklahoma
27
2
88
Mike
Hirn
5
20
1960
6
3
235
TECentral Michigan
24
2
54
Kevin
Hood
6
7
1961
6
2
210
LB
Colorado
23
R
72
Steve
Johnson
1
6
1961
6
5
225
DE
Oregon
23
1
13
David
Martin
3
15
1959
5
9
187
CB
Villanova
25
2
41
Bo
Matthews
11
15
1951
6
3
227
RB
Colorado
33
9
76
Matt
Miller
7
30
1956
6
6
270
T
Colorado
28
3
23
Nate
Miller
3
21
1958
5
10
185
CB
Cameron
26
2
63
Tim
Moore
9
27
1960
6
3
270
DL
Southern
24
1
33
Calvin
Murray
10
18
1958
5
11
188
RB
Ohio State
26
3
53
Kelvin
Newton
4
20
1959
6
0
220
LB
Texas Christian
25
1
89
Bob
Niziolek
6
30
1958
6
4
220
TE
Colorado
26
2
70
Harold
Norfleet
6
3
1957
6
6
275
T
Prairie View A&M27
2
79
Pat
Ogrin
2
10
1958
6
5
265
DT
Wyoming
26
2
62
Doug
Payton
7
22
19526
4
255
G
Colorado32
6
12
Craig
Penrose
7
25
1953
6
3
211
QB
San Diego State
31
6
11
RonReeves3
4
1960
6
2
215
QB
Texas Tech
24
1
74
Steve
Rogers1
9
1959
6
5
260
T
Brigham Young
25
2
3
Brian
Speelman
3
18
1957
5
11
185
K/P
Capital
27
2
77
Dave
Stalls
9
19
1955
6
4
245
DE
Northern Colorado
29
7
24
Harry
Sydney6
26
1959
6
0
217
RB
Kansas
25
2
47
Steve
Trimble
5
11
1958
5
10
181
DB
Maryland
26
3
99
Calvin
Turner
4
10
1960
6
4
270
DE
West Virginia
24
2
44
Vincent
White
8
26
1961
5
8
190
RB
Stanford
23
1
86
Kevin
Williams
1
7
1958
5
8
164
WR
Southern California
26
2
66
George
Yarno
8
12
1957
6
2
260
OL
Washington State
27
5
56
John
Yarno
12
17
1954
6
5
251
C
Idaho
30
6

DEVELOPMENTAL SQUAD  (for Opening Game)

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
82
Neil
Balholm
1
23
1957
6
2
180
WR
Brigham Young
27
1
37
Bob
Biestek
6
7
1961
6
2
235
RB
Boston College23
R
71
Mike
Call1
28
1960
6
5
270
DL/OL
Colorado State
24
R
10
Bob
Gagliano
9
5
1958
6
3
195
QB
Utah State26
3
42
John
Higgins
1
26
1959
6
1
200
S
Nevada-Las Vegas
25
1
34
BillJohnson
10
31
1960
6
2
230
RB
Arkansas State
24
R
51
Bill
Matthews
3
12
1956
6
2
235
LB
South Dakota State
28
6
73
Mark
Shoop
4
8
19616
7
265
DE
Colorado
23
1
32
TomSullivan
12
10
1960
5
11
190
S
U.C.L.A.24
1
78
RayWagner
11
15
1957
6
3
290
T
Kent State
27
1

INJURED RESERVE  (for Opening Game) - italics denotes Exempt List

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
 RobertJohnson
8
5
1961
6
0
210
RB
UT-Arlington23
1

ACQUIRED DURING SEASON - PLAYED

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
68
Dennis
Edwards
10
6
1959
6
4
253
DL
Southern California25
2
9
Ken
Hobart
1
27
1961
6
0
210
QB
Idaho
23
R
59
Bruce
Huther
7
23
1954
6
1
221
LB
New Hampshire
30
7
58
Jon
Kimmel
7
21
1960
6
4
240
LB
Colgate
24
1
59
Bob
Knapton
5
22
1960
6
2
225
LB
Northern Colorado
24
2
65
Oudious
Lee
6
14
1956
6
1
253
DT
Nebraska
28
2
14
Fred
Mortensen
3
24
1954
6
2
195
QB
Arizona State
30
2
46
Dave
Preston
5
29
1955
5
11
195
RB
Bowling Green
29
6
22
James
Stewart6
28
1957
6
0
194
CB
Memphis State
27
1
30
Derrick
Taylor1
29
1960
6
0
187
CB
Purdue
24
1
60
BruceThornton
2
14
1958
6
5
265
DEIllinois
26
4

ACQUIRED DURING SEASON - DID NOT PLAY

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
  NONE           

TRANSACTIONS (names italicized for estimated dates due to single reference verification)

February 24 – Placed QB Bob Gagliano, RBs Bob Biestek and Bill Johnson, WR Neil Balholm, OT Ray Wagner, OL/DL Mike Call, DE Mark Shoop, LB Bill Matthews, and Ss John Higgins and Tom Sullivan on the Developmental Squad; placed RB Robert Johnson on Injured Reserve.

February 28 – Released S John Higgins.

March 2 – Placed TE Bob Niziolek on the Developmental Squad.

March 3 – Activated LB Bill Matthews.

March 10 – Activated S Tom Sullivan; placed DT Jamie Giles on the Developmental Squad.

March 16 – Traded a future draft pick to the New Orleans Breakers for DT Oudious Lee.

March 17 – Activated QB Bob Gagliano, TE Bob Niziolek, and DT Oudious Lee; placed QB Ron Reeves, TE Victor Hicks, and DB Steve Trimble on the Developmental Squad.

March 21 – Traded QB Ron Reeves to the Chicago Blitz for LB Jon Kimmel; placed LB Jon Kimmel on the Developmental Squad.

March 24 – Activated RB Bill Johnson; signed LB Bob Knapton to the active roster; placed OT Matt Miller and LB John Bungartz on the Developmental Squad; released RB Robert Johnson and DT Jamie Giles.

March 28 – Traded a future draft pick to the Los Angeles Express for DL Dennis Edwards; placed RB Bob Biestek on Injured Reserve.

March 29 – Traded LB Bob Knapton and a future draft pick to the Chicago Blitz for DE Bruce Thornton; placed DE Bruce Thornton on the Developmental Squad.

March 31 – Activated TE Victor Hicks, OT Matt Miller, DE Bruce Thornton, LB Jon Kimmel, and DB Steve Trimble; placed RB Calvin Murray, TE Mike Hirn, DLs Tim Moore and Dennis Edwards, and CB Anthony Allen on the Developmental Squad.

April 7 – Released DE Tim Moore and DT Oudious Lee.

April 9 – Activated OT Ray Wagner, DE Dennis Edwards, and LB John Bungartz; Placed OT Matt Miller and LB Greg Gerken on the Developmental Squad.

April 13 – Activated LB Greg Gerken; placed LB Bill Matthews on the Developmental Squad.

April 20 – Signed QB Fred Mortensen to the active roster; placed QB Craig Penrose on the Developmental Squad.

April 21 – Activated TE Mike Hirn; placed TE Bob Niziolek on the Developmental Squad.

April 22 – Activated CB Anthony Allen; placed P Steve Gortz on the Developmental Squad.

April 27 – Released OL/DL Mike Call.

April 28 – Activated QB Craig Penrose, WR Neil Balholm, TE Bob Niziolek, and OT Matt Miller; placed QB Bob Gagliano, WR John Arnold, TE Mike Hirn, and OT Harold Norfleet on the Developmental Squad.

May 3 – Signed OL/DL Mike Call to the Developmental Squad.

May 4 – Activated RB Calvin Murray and WR John Arnold; placed RB Vincent White and WR Neil Balholm on the Developmental Squad.

May 5 – Activated LB Bill Matthews; placed LB Kevin Hood on the Developmental Squad.

May 10 – Traded fifth round draft pick in 1985 Open Draft to the Jacksonville Bulls for QB Ken Hobart; placed QB Ken Hobart on the Developmental Squad.

May 11 – Signed RB Dave Preston to the active roster; activated QB Ken Hobart, RB Vincent White, TE Mike Hirn, OT Harold Norfleet, DE Mark Shoop, and LB Kevin Hood; placed QB Craig Penrose, OT Matt Miller, DE Dave Stalls, and DB David Martin on the Developmental Squad; placed P Steve Gortz on Injured Reserve.

May 19 – Activated QB Craig Penrose, DE Dave Stalls, and DB David Martin; placed RB Calvin Murray, OT Greg Feasel, and DE Mark Shoop on the Developmental Squad; released P Steve Gortz.

May 25 – Activated QB Bob Gagliano, OT Matt Miller, and OL/DL Mike Call; placed QB Craig Penrose, OT Ray Wagner, and LB Greg Gerken on the Developmental Squad.

May 30 – Signed LB Bruce Huther to the active roster; released DE Mark Shoop.

June 2 – Activated QB Craig Penrose, OTs Greg Feasel and Ray Wagner and LB Greg Gerken; placed QBs Bob Gagliano and Ken Hobart, TE Mike Hirn, OT Harold Norfleet, and DE Dennis Edwards on the Developmental Squad.

June 8 – Signed DB James Stewart to the active roster; activated QBs Bob Gagliano and Ken Hobart, RB Calvin Murray, WR Neil Balholm, and TE Mike Hirn; placed QB Fred Mortensen, RB Bill Johnson, and DBs David Martin and Anthony Allen on the Developmental Squad; signed DB Derrick Taylor to the Developmental Squad; placed WR Elmer Bailey and LB Bill Matthews on Injured Reserve.

June 15 – Signed DE Mark Shoop to the active roster; activated RB Bill Johnson, OT Harold Norfleet, and DBs Anthony Allen and Derrick Taylor; placed QB Bob Gagliano, RB Calvin Murray, OT Matt Miller, LB John Bungartz, and DB James Stewart on the Developmental Squad; released QB Fred Mortensen.

June 20 – Released LB Kelvin Newton.

June 22 – Activated DB David Martin.

SCHEDULE  (HOME in all caps; all times local to Denver)

W01SUNFeb 262:00 PM
Denver Gold
27
LOS ANGELES EXPRESS 10
W02
SAT
Mar 3
12:30 PM
Denver Gold17
OKLAHOMA OUTLAWS 14
W03
SUNMar 11
12:30 PM
DENVER GOLD
0
Michigan Panthers
28
W04
SUN
Mar 18
12:30 PM
DENVER GOLD36
Tampa Bay Bandits 30
W05
SUN
Mar 25
12:30 PM
Denver Gold28
MEMPHIS SHOWBOATS 24
W06SUN
Apr 1
12:30 PM
DENVER GOLD17
Arizona Wranglers 7
W07
MON
Apr 9
7:00 PM
DENVER GOLD35
Los Angeles Express27
W08
SUN
Apr 15
12:30 PM
Denver Gold31
PITTSBURGH MAULERS 21
W09
SUN
Apr 22
12:30 PM
Denver Gold18
NEW ORLEANS BREAKERS
20
W10
SUN
Apr 29
12:30 PM
DENVER GOLD14
Birmingham Stallions 31
W11
SAT
May 5
6:00 PM
Denver Gold17
OAKLAND INVADERS
20
W12
FRI
May 11
6:00 PM
DENVER GOLD17
Chicago Blitz29
W13
SAT
May 19
8:00 PM
Denver Gold6
ARIZONA WRANGLERS
41
W14
FRI
May 25
6:30 PM
Denver Gold27
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS 20
W15
SUN
Jun 3
12:30 PM
DENVER GOLD20
Houston Gamblers
36
W16
FRI
Jun 8
7:00 PM
DENVER GOLD19
Philadelphia Stars
21
W17
SATJun 16
11:30 AM
Denver Gold7
NEW JERSEY GENERALS27
W18
FRI
Jun 22
7:00 PM
DENVER GOLD20
Oakland Invaders
7

TEAM SEASON STATISTICS*  (1984 - FINAL)

Score By Quarter   1st  2nd  3rd  4th   OT    Tot  
GOLD                20  102   64  167    3    356
Opponent            87  112   84  127    3    413


                  DEN           Opp 
     Points       356           413 
First Downs       306           334      
  Penalties       144           152      
      Yards       936          1141      
Rushing Att       527           545      
 Rush Yards      2056          2617      
        Ave       3.9           4.8      
         TD        22            28      
Passing Att       474           531      
       Comp       273           305      
          %      57.6          57.4      
        Int        23            21      
          %       4.9           4.0      
         TD        19            18     
          %       4.0           3.4      
 Pass Yards      3685          3935      
     Sacked        50            49      
 Yards Lost       403           360

     
Punt Return        33            29      
      Yards       347           199     
        Ave      10.5           6.9      

Kick Return        71            56
      Yards      1485          1128
        Ave      20.9          20.1

      Punts        72            69
      Yards      2924          2746
        Ave      40.6          39.8

     FG Att        32            25
       Made        19            18
          %      59.4          72.0 

   Safeties         0             1
    Fumbles        41            27
       Lost        18            13
  Turnovers        41            34

Net Offense      5338          6192
   Per Play       5.1           5.5

* - All above statistics were manually tabulated from 1984 published box scores.  

INDIVIDUAL SEASON STATISTICS*  (1984 - FINAL)

Rushing    Att  Yds  Ave  Lg TD           Receiving   Rec  Yds  Ave  Lg TD
Sydney     230  961  4.2  42 10           Harris       35  657 18.8  47  4
White      114  397  3.5  25  4           Williams     27  607 22.5  73  4
Matthews    54  169  3.1  19  3           Bailey       33  499 15.1  67  3
Hobart      23  137  6.0  16  1           Hicks        31  438 14.1  53  0
Johnson     36  132  3.7  21  2           Sydney       44  354  8.0  29  2
Williams     9   73  8.1  18  1           White        37  321  8.7  27  2
Preston     27   65  2.4  16  0           Niziolek     18  249 13.8  36  1
Mortensen   14   61  4.4  18  1           Arnold       17  246 14.5  34  1
Murray      13   43  3.3  12  0           Johnson      10  135 13.5  23  1
Reeves       1    7  7.0   7  0          
Preston       9   80  8.9  32  1
Gagliano     1    7  7.0   7  0           Balholm       4   45 11.3  16  0
Penrose      2    5  2.5   4  0           Murray        3   28  9.3  10  0
Bailey       1    2  2.0   2  0           Matthews      4   21  5.3   7  0
Hicks        2   -3 -1.5  -1  0           Hirn          1    5  5.0   5  0
           527 2056  3.9  42 22                       273 3685 13.5  73 19
                                         
Passing     Att Cmp    C%  Yds  Ave  Lg  In    I%   Sk  TD   TD%  Rate
Penrose     263 159  60.5 1988 12.5  73  14   5.3   33  12   4.6  77.0
Mortensen   100  64  64.0  994 15.5  56   2   2.0   10   4   4.0 101.8

Hobert       62  25  40.3  404 16.2  67   3   4.8    4   1   1.6  48.1
Gagliano     31  20  64.5  236 11.8  36   1   3.2    1   2   6.5  95.6

Reeves       12   4  33.3   37  9.3  23   1   8.3    2   0   0.0   8.0
Sydney        4   0   0.0    0  0.0   0   1  25.0    0   0   0.0   0.0

Williams      1   1 100.0   26 26.0  26   0   0.0    0   0   0.0 118.8
Speelman      1   0   0.0    0  0.0   0   1 100.0    0   0   0.0   0.0
            474 273  57.6 3685 13.5  73  23   4.9   50  19   4.0  75.6

Kicking      XPA XPM   XP%  FGA FGM   FG%   40+   50+   Lg   Pts
Speelman      36  33  91.7   32  19  59.4  6-15   1-4   57    90
 
Punting        No Yards  Lg TB BK 20   Ret  Yds    Net   Gross
Gortz          35  1429  64  4  0  3    15   54   39.3    40.8

Speelman       31  1255  71  2  1  8    13  137   36.1    40.5

Hobart          6   226  48  0  0  0     1    8   36.3    37.7

Mortensen       1    14  14  0  0  0     0    0   14.0    14.0
               73  2924  71  6  1 11    29  199   37.3    40.1

Kick Returns No Yards  Ave   Lg TD      Punt Returns No FC Yards  Ave  Lg TD
Harris        43 1082  25.2  74  0      Martin       22  9   299 13.6  79  1
Arnold         8  133  16.6  30  0     
White         7  6    44  6.3  15  0
Williams       7  104  14.9  21  0     
Hemphill      1  0     4  4.0   4  0
Allen          3   41  13.7  18  0      Allen         1  0     0  0.0   0  0
Arnaud         1   30  30.0  30  0 
     Kimmel        1  0     0  0.0   0  0
Preston        1   29  29.0  29  0     
Johnson       1  0     0  0.0   0  0 
Sydney         3   24   8.0  15  0
                   33 15   347 10.5  79  1
Sullivan       1   18  18.0  18  0
Bailey         1   11  11.0  11  0 

Matthews       1    9   9.0   9  0

Payton         1    4   4.0   4  0
Hicks          1    0   0.0   0  0 

              71 1485  20.9  74  0
                                                                      
Own Fumbles-Recoveries  
Sydney     5-2  Martin     3-1  Hicks      1-2  Trimble    1-0  Miller N   0-1
White      5-2  Gagliano   2-2  Matthews B 1-1  Yarno J    1-0  Speelman   0-1
Hobart     5-1  Harris     2-2  Gerken     1-0  Yarno G    0-2  
Johnson B  4-3  Penrose    2-0  Kimmel     1-0  Arnold     0-1  
Mortensen  4-1  Preston    2-0  Payton     1-0  Johnson S  0-1  

Sacks         Hurries       Stuffs        Deflections   Forced Fmb    Opp Fumble Rec
Stalls   11.5 Unknown       Unknown       Unknown       Unknown       Gerken     3
Turner     9                                                          Trimble    3
Gerken    7.5                                                         Giles      1
Thornton   5                                                          Johnson B  1
Ogrin      5                                                          Johnson S  1
Newton    2.5                                                         Martin     1
Moore     2.5                                                         Payton     1
Hemphill   1                                                          Stalls     1
Sullivan   1                                                          Sullivan   1
Matthews   1                                                          
Johnson    1                                                          
Edwards    1                                                          
Hood      0.5                                                         
Bungartz  0.5                                                       


Tackles
                                                            
Dumars  127   Sullivn 105   Stalls   79   Harper   38   Edwards  19   Call      5
Miller  120   Gerken  100   Turner   63   Hemphill 35   Allen    16   Stewart   1
Trimble 119   Martin   83   Johnson  61   Huther   25   Thornton 16
Bungrtz 111   Ogrin    82   Matthews 47   Kimmel   21   Hood     12

 
Ints      No Yds  Ave  Lg TD
Martin     5  57 11.4  38  1
Sullivan   5  53 10.6  27  1
Dumars     3  17  5.7  17  0
Gerken     2  47 23.5  37  0
Allen      2  -1 -0.5   0  0
Hemphill   1  42 42.0  42  1
Newton     1  14 14.0  14  0
Bungartz   1   8  8.0   8  0

Miller     1   0  0.0   0  0
          21 237 11.3  42  2

* - All above statistics, except for individual fumbles, tackles, hurries, stuffs, deflections, forced fumbles, fumbles recovered, were manually tabulated from 1984 published box scores. 

1984 GOLD PARTICIPATION CHART  (A = active roster; D = developmental squad; I = injured list; E = exempt list; blank = unsigned; *= some values estimated/single source verification)

 

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13

Wk

14

Wk

15

Wk

16

Wk

17

Wk

18

Allen
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
Arnold
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Bailey
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
I
I
I
Balholm*
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
A
D
D
D
D
D
A
A
A
Biestek
D
D
D
D
D
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
Bungartz
A
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
Call
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
 D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
Davis
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Dumars
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Edwards
     D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
D
Feasel
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
A
Gagliano
D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
D
A
D
A
D
D
Gerken
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
Giles*
A
A
D
D
              
Gortz*
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
I
      
Harper
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Harris
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Hemphill
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Hicks
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Higgins
D
                 
Hirn*
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
A
D
D
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
Hobart*
           A
A
A
D
A
A
A
Hood
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Huther*
              A
A
A
A
Johnson, B
D
D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
Johnson, R*
I
I
I
I
              
Johnson, S
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Kimmel
    D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Knapton
    A
             
Lee*
   A
A
A
            
Martin
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
D
D
A
Matthews, Bi
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
I
I
I
Matthews, Bo
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Miller, M
A
A
A
A
D
A
D
D
D
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
D
D
Miller, N
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Moore
A
A
A
A
A
D
            
Mortensen
        A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
  
Murray*
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
D
D
D
A
A
D
D
D
A
D
D
Newton
A
AA
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
 
Niziolek
A
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Norfleet
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
Ogrin
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Payton
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Penrose*
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
D
A
D
A
A
A
A
Preston*
           A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Reeves
A
A
A
D
              
Rogers
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Shoop
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
D
A
D
D
  A
A
Speelman
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Stalls*
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
Stewart
               A
D
D
Sullivan
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Sydney
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Taylor
               D
A
D
Thornton
     A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Trimble
A
A
A
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Turner
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Wagner
D
D
D
D
D
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
White
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
D
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Williams
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Yarno, G
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
Yarno, J
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A

GOLD 1984 TEAM CHRONOLOGY

PLAYERS SELECTED IN 1983 EXPANSION DRAFT  (Sept 6, 1983)

Num
First
Last
Pos
Club From
Club To
11
Will
Lewis
DB
Denver
Houston
16
Joe
Silipo
OG
Denver
San Antonio
18
Anthony
Allen
DB
Denver
Memphis
35
Pete
Perry
DE
Denver
Houston
48
Lloyd
Jones
WR
Denver
Pittsburgh
59
Richard
Johnson
RB
Denver
Houston
73
Darryl
Goosby
TE
Denver
Pittsburgh
112
Scott
Stamper
RB
Denver
San Antonio
119
Tom
Schnabel
LB
Denver
Houston
126
Robert
Knapton
LB
Denver
Memphis
129
Keith
Jenkins
DB
Denver
San Antonio
132
Don
Rausch
DE
Denver
Pittsburgh

1984 TERRITORIAL SELECTIONS  (highlighted signed with team)

First
Last
Position
College
Sandy
Armstrong
LB
Colorado
Adrian
Baker
RB
West Texas State
Kevin
Call
OT
Colorado State
Jeff
Champine
WR
Colorado State
Curt
Cole
TETexas Tech
StanDavid
DB
Texas Tech
Jeff
Donaldson
DB
Colorado
Jeff
HarperLB
Colorado State
Leonard
Harris
WR
Texas Tech
Dave
Hestera
TE
Colorado
Norman
Hill
LB
Texas Tech
TerryIrvin
LB
Colorado
Chris
Kolodziejski
TE
Wyoming
Terry
Nugent
QB
Colorado State
Vince
Rafferty
DE
Colorado
Joe
Ramunno
OG
Wyoming
Billy
Record
WR
West Texas State
Clyde
Riggins
DB
Colorado
Victor
Scott
DB
Colorado
Jack
Weil
P
Wyoming

1984 OPEN DRAFT SELECTIONS  (highlighted signed with team)

Rd
Num
First
Last
Pos
College
1
10
Russell
Carter
DB
Southern Methodist
3
52
Todd
Shell
LB
Brigham Young
3
60
John
Grimsley
LB
Kentucky
4
68
Stewart
Hill
LB
Washington
4
72
Mike
Taliferro
DT
Texas Christian
7
131
Arnold
Garron
DB
New Hampshire
8
151
Dean
HagumDT
Mesa College
8
154
Steve
Wilburn
DE
Illinois State
8
165
Bob
Biestek
RB
Boston College
9
172
David
Archer
QB
Iowa State
10
204
Brian
Pillman
LB
Miami (OH)
11
219
Brian
Holland
RB
Arizona
12
238
Lamar
Windham
RB
Mississippi State
13
262
David
Windham
LB
Jackson State
14
280
Tom
Jelesky
OT
Purdue
15
304
Mike
Wells
TE
San Diego State
16
327
Brian
Brennan
WR
Boston College
17
346
Bill
Johnson
RB
Arkansas State
18
364
Alphonso
Williams
WR
Nevada-Reno
18370
Willis Ray
Mackey
RB
Southwest Texas State
19
388
MartyLouthan
QB
Air Force
19
400
Joe
Hines
DT
Penn State