Eleven players wore #48 in the history of the Denver Broncos. Three Safeties, three Defensive Backs, a Cornerback, Running Back, Linebacker, Defensive End and a Long Snapper. The competition for the accolades is a little better for this number. Here, take a look for yourselves.
John Pitts was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 1st round (22nd overall) of the 1967 NFL Draft. He played 6 years with Buffalo before coming to Denver in the middle of 1973. He then played through Week 1 of the 1975 season with the Broncos, starting 4 of 22 games and making one interception.
MHR gives a Mile High Salute to George Coghill as the Greatest Bronco to wear #48.