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Writer's Block
Rick Telander
December 20, 1993
A busted punt was the scoop in Denver's win over Kansas City
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December 20, 1993

Writer's Block

A busted punt was the scoop in Denver's win over Kansas City

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Certainly not a punt. Journalist Rivers, the punt blocker, continued his discourse on his intertwined careers, saying that it was his viewing of Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford in All the President's Men when he was a freshman in high school that made him want to become a newspaper guy. "The thing that really hooked me was when they ran out of paper and started writing on napkins," he said, still moved. "The tenacity about them. I just thought, Yeah, this is great!"

And now he can investigate his own role in the continuing saga of John Elway. It's a good story, and the title's a no-brainer.

Writer's Block, of course.

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