Originally Posted by SoCalBronco
No. That was an awful time and the single worst person in the history of the franchise. I don't view it as the "key" to unlocking Elway/Manning or anything like that. These are independent things. Someone else could have come in and failed less spectacularly and we could have still ended up in the same spot. Key word being could...we don't know. There isn't a per se connection.
Agreed. McDaniels is/was an idiot. His douchebaggery w/ Cutler and Marshall wins first prize in the stoopid bowl......followed closely by Dumerville phone wrecks