ELITE Football Services is proud to introduce former Denver Broncos GM and retired NFL Vice President, John as ELITE's new Director of NFL Relations and Faculty Advisor to the Wilson-ELITE Football Scouting Clinic.
will be working closely with NFL
team personnel to assist them in their access to ELITE players and attendance at the ELITE National Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
In addition, John will oversee faculty recruiting and course content for the Wilson-ELITE Football Scouting Clinic.
football career as a star player on the Long Branch, NJ 1957 championship team.
high school playing days, John
worked hard to build an amazingly successful football-related career that has brought him highly prestigious positions within the National Football League
After receiving his master's degree from Penn State University in 1962, John coached for six years at the high school level, where his teams lost just four games and won two championships at Nyack High School, New York.
In 1968 John became an assistant coach for the Kansas City Chiefs where he coached the offensive backfield until 1974.
tenure in Kansas City, he
was part of the Hank Stram-led Super Bowl IV team that defeated the Minnesota Vikings.
In 1975, he became the offensive coordinator at Colorado State University.
Then in 1976, he joined the New Orleans Saints as their running backs coach.
John joined the Denver Broncos in 1979, where he was named director of Pro Personnel and became director of Player Personnel in 1981, successfully moving from the playing field to the front office.
Serving as assistant general manager in 1984, after one year as the Broncos' Director of Football Operations, John continued his rapid ascension through the organization.
John became the Broncos' vice president of administration in 1999, after spending the previous 14 years as the team's GM.