John Elway lost three Super Bowls as quarterback of the Denver Broncos before winning back-to-back ones in the 1997 and 1998 seasons. He just lost a fourth Super Bowl after watching his team get defeated by the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.
Though Elway lost his Super Bowls as a player in the late ’80s, he’s still not over them.
Asked at his season-ending press conference Tuesday how long it took him to get over his Super Bowl losses, Elway answered bluntly.
“I’m not over them yet. And we just added this one.”
Damn, someobody get this man some Prozac.
So that’s what you have to look forward to, Broncos players. Never getting over your Super Bowl loss.
If you’re wondering where Elway gets his drive from, look no further than this answer. He was also pretty fired up at the press conference, as you can see: