Originally Posted by 76Texan
Then the Broncos selected Brian Griese in the third round.
Griese was more or less a platoon player in college.
He developed quickly in Denver.
It was some nagging injuries that didn't allow him to become a better player.
I believe it played into the Broncos decision not to retain him long-term.
Platoon at Michigan or injuries dictated him being next man up?
Griese had one playoff season during his five year tenure in Denver. He was good enough to get them there.