The Top Five Fumble Seasons In Denver Broncos History


The Denver Broncos came into football in 1960 with the founding of the American Football League. Over the years, some great players have suited up in the uniform of the Broncos. They’ve accomplished some great things to, on the field and in the record books.

Not all accomplishments in football are positive though. Take fumbles, for instance. Someone has to lead the team in fumbles.

Who have had the top five fumble seasons in Denver Broncos history?

12 Fumbles In A Year

A Broncos player has twice finished the season with a total of 12 fumbles. That player is John Elway and he did it first in 1991 and then followed up by doing it again in 1992.

14 Fumbles In A Year

As a second year player in 1984, John Elway would set the Broncos team record when he fumbled the 14 times in one season. That mark would be equaled more than a quarter century later when Tim Tebow fumbled the ball 14 times in 2011.

16 Fumbles In A Year

The Denver Broncos team record for fumbles in a year was set in 1999. That year saw Brian Griese cough up the ball 16 times.

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