Though Frank Tripucka, the first quarterback for the Denver Broncos, last suited up for the Broncos nearly 50 years ago, Broncos fans took to Twitter after the news of his passing to show their appreciation for the foundation he laid.
— CHRIS TRIPUCKA (@BCTXJETS) September 13, 2013
— Brandon Moore (@ScreamForMoore) September 12, 2013
— Bird (@JJPasadena) September 12, 2013
RIP – The great n only Frank Tripucka!!!!! @DenverBroncos
— Sebastian Eraso (@SebaSEP6) September 12, 2013
@DenverBroncos we lost a good man and a legend. You will be greatly missed but your accomplishments will live on. R.I.P Frank Tripucka
— Bryon Whetzel (@DynastyPens87) September 13, 2013
RIP Frank Tripucka, first quarterback ever for the Denver Broncos!
— Brenden Johnson (@HEYsparky07) September 12, 2013
— Layne Krizek (@LayneKrizek) September 13, 2013
@DenverBroncos RIP Frank Tripucka u will be missed.
— jae will (@deftoneskid) September 12, 2013
— Anthony Alimondo (@RealAnthony22) September 12, 2013
— Storm Alejandro Soto (@StormSoto) September 12, 2013