Ring of Fame Plaza to be unveiled by Broncos at Sports Authority Field
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Sep 19, 2013
The Broncos will unveil the Ring of Fame Plaza at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Friday, Sept. 27 in a 6 p.m. Ring of Fame Plaza will feature pillars honoring each of the 24 players in the Broncos' Ring of Fame. ( Center Tom Nalen will become the 24th player in the Ring of Fame at a dinner that same day, and he and his 23 counterparts will each have a pillar in the plaza, which is located at the south end of the stadium. Bowlen created the Ring of Fame in 1984 to honor players and administrators who played significant roles in the franchise's history. The steel pillars are 8 feet tall, and each will feature a rendering of the player's face, along with his name, number and a list of his greatest achievements. "The Bronco greats our Ring of Famers are most deserving of this recognition," Broncos owner and CEO Pat Bowlen said in a release. He returned a punt 81 yards for a touchdown Sunday against the New York Giants and finished the game with 121 yards on punt returns.