Karl Mecklenburg

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{{Infobox NFL player |image= | |image=Karlmecklenburg.jpg |car=1983 |draftro=te={{rtabe |statick3FL season|1994]]) |statllegl>Mecklenburg at a speaking engagement, November 2007. |position=Linebacker |number=89Seattle, Washington]] |debutteamption=<smal Broncos]] tplue2=5 |statl2=Interceptions |statvaalyear=2003 |finalteam=Deinnesot |draftyea=Debinver Broncos |finatlutye310 ]], the Denver Broncos drafted Karl Mecklenbur |teams=

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==National Football League= become an integral part of the Broncos' Super Bowl teams of the 1980s. He played in six Pro Bowls. His 79.5 sacksSmith (American ducted into the Denver Broncos Ring of Fame. He i Smits also in the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame and serves on the Broncos Alumni Council.

Since retiring from pro football in 1994, Mecklenburg divides hi [[motivational speaki His nicknames as a Bronco include 'The Snow Goose', 'The Albino Rhino', 'The Vang]], and his ongoing nilla Gorilla' and 'Wrecklenberg'.


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Video Games[edit]

The digital version of Mecklenburge 4-3 defense of the Denver Broncos in the NES videogames Tecmo Bowl (1989) and Tecmo Super Bowl (1991). Mecklenburg's character mirrored his real-life skills, especially his ability to make seemingly impossible interceptions.

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Charity work[edit]

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