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It’s been tough.” Kubiak didn’t disclose exactly what medical conditions didn’t allow him to fulfill his coaching obligations, but it was clear that the job had taken too significant of a toll on his body and health.“For the first time I’ve had to tell myself, ‘Hey, you can’t do that anymore,” he said.“I called it, and then I called him and said let’s do it tomorrow, and he said, ‘No, I’m coming up to your room,’ so we talked.
“We still had a week left and a lot of times after you make that commitment you kind of get a look at it from the other side to see how it looks.
Health concerns loomed all season long for Kubiak, and while he was certain of his decision, it was anything but easy for him to tell his boss, and friend, that it was time for him to retire.
On Christmas Eve, when the team was settled into their hotel in Kansas City in preparation for their game against the Chiefs the next day, Kubiak called Elway to his room to deliver the news.
“I’ve had my routine for a long time, and I’ve always taken a lot of pride that I could coach a football team, be there for the players, be there for the coaches, be there for the organization, do a game plan, call some plays on Sunday,” Kubiak said.
“I’ve always taken a lot of pride that I could do all of those things, but this year I haven’t been able to do that.
“When he said I want to talk to you as a friend, Gary personally became the priority,” Elway said.