DENVER - DECEMBER 9: Rod Smith of the Denver Broncos gives direction to the wide receivers before the football game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Invesco Field at Mile High on December 9, 2007 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
KUSA - Former Broncos star wide receiver Rod Smith will be the team's honorary captain Sunday when Denver plays New England in the AFC championship game.
Smith spent 12 seasons (1994-2007) with the Broncos, including two Super Bowl championships. The captains will go out for the coin toss just before the 1:05 p.m. kickoff at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
The Broncos signed Smith in 1994 as an undrafted free agent out of Division II Missouri Southern. He he finished with team records in career receptions (849), receiving yards (11,389) and receiving touchdowns (68) while playing in 183 regular-season games (158 starts).
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