I was in my first year with the Denver Broncos in 1978. It was the year following the Broncos’ first AFC Championship and the team’s appearance in Super Bowl XII.
One of the first guys I met that training camp was one I still remember well because he was a great guy beyond being a terrific football player.
Rob Lytle died yesterday of a heart attack in his hometown of Fremont, Ohio, at just 56 years of age.
There have already been a lot of tributes to Rob Lytle, and this is mine.