Olandis Gary Sets Record

Denver Broncos running back Olandis Gary
Denver Broncos running back Olandis Gary breaks into the secondary on a running play against the San Diego Chargers in the fourth quarter of their NFL game at Mile High Stadium on Sunday, Jan 2, 2000. Gary passed the Broncos rookie rushing record for the season of 1,151 yards set by Bobby Humphrey.

Running back Olandis Gary sets franchise rookie rushing record by finishing the 1999 season with 1,159 yards on 276 carries. Also, wide receiver Rod Smith tops the 1,000-yard receiving mark for the third consecutive season—a franchise record—and rookie return man Chris Watson sets a franchise single-season record for kickoff returns (48) in Denver’s season-finale vs. San Diego at Mile High Stadium.