NFL

Elway throws seven TDs? Oops!

Columbus Dispatch botches John Elway headline
This headline, if correct, would be worth a bigger font.
NESN
Share This Story

   
 

NESN
Looking for more scoops on your favorite New England sports teams? Check out NESN.

John Elway last played in 1998, which was like a really, really long time ago. Don’t tell the Columbus Dispatch that, though.

Actually, you should definitely tell them that, because they apparently missed that memo. The Ohio newspaper made a whoopsie Thursday night and into Friday morning when it was throwing together the morning edition.

You see, the Denver Broncos played football Thursday evening, and their quarterback, Peyton Manning, threw 7 touchdown passes. That’s more than enough to get his name in the paper.

The only problem? The Dispatch got their Denver quarterbacks mixed up. Instead of a headline reading “Manning throws seven touchdown passes,” a headline for the Broncos’ 49-27 win over the Baltimore Ravens instead read “Elway throws seven touchdown passes.”

D’oh! See below . . .

Tagged: Broncos

Related Stories

Member Comments

Please note by clicking on "Post comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be Polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator.

powered by


More Than Sports on MSN