Elway to return to the field

John Elway will be featured in a flag football game at Invesco Field at Mile High on August 20th as he and an all-star team of Denver Broncos legends square off against Joe Montana and an NFL legends all-star team to commemorate Elway's induction into the Hall of Fame.

A GAME OF FAME - A Mile High Salute and Colorado celebration of John Elway's induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Friday, August 20th, 2004 at INVESCO Field at Mile High will feature John Elway and a DENVER BRONCOS legends all-star team vs. Joe Montana and an NFL legends all-star team in a star-studded regulation flag football game.

"This will be my first - and final - game ever at INVESCO Field," said Elway. "I'm really looking forward to playing there in front of the best sports fans in the world!"

Tickets are $35.00 each and go on sale to the public from Ticketmaster this Saturday, June 26th. For each ticket purchased, fans will get a free John Elway 'Class of 2004' collectible bobblehead. The Friday, August 20th event line-up includes a free autograph session with the players from 5-6 p.m., reserved seating to the four-quarter flag football game to start at 7 p.m., and a post-game concert by DIAMOND RIO.

Beginning Saturday, June 26th, fans can log onto www.agameoffame.com for schedules, line-ups and ticket information. Tickets may also be purchased at all Ticketmaster locations, or log onto www.ticketmaster.com. 'A GAME OF FAME' is produced by Marty Garafalo and DREAM EVENTS, LLC, who also produced 'SAY GOODBYE TO MILE HIGH' with a similar game that closed old Mile High Stadium in 2001.

'A GAME OF FAME' marketing, media, promotion and sponsorship sales are being handled by Rich Foro Sports Marketing and Communications. RF-Sports currently manages The COLORADO CRUSH media and marketing.

Mile High Huddle Top Stories