Found November 22, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
If Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn holds any bitterness toward the Broncos for his two-season, no-pass backup stint, he's not showing it -- or he's buried it entirely. "You take the opportunity when it's given to you. I didn't really get that opportunity," Quinn said as he prepares to start against his former team -- which has emerged as one of the AFC's Super Bowl contenders since he departed for Kansas City as a free agent last March. Granted, that opportunity wouldn't have come in Denver, even if he had opted to return for the 2012 season; he'd be buried on the bench behind Peyton Manning, whose successful comeback from four neck surgeries has validated the risk the Broncos took when they signed him to a five-year contract in March. But it didn't come in 2010 or 2011, either, when the inconsistent Kyle Orton and the scattershot Tim Tebow moved ahead of Quinn on the depth chart early and stayed there until a spate of interceptions s...
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