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Virgen's View: Chad Kelly makes for an interesting Mr. Irrelevant

Virgen's View: Chad Kelly makes for an interesting Mr. Irrelevant

Forget what you’ve heard about Chad Kelly. Don’t pay attention to the quarterback’s past. It’s unfortunate, but irrelevant when it comes to his future, he believes. The latter description is coincidentally his new moniker, as he is Mr. Irrelevant XLII.

He might also be thought of as Mr. Controversy or Mr. Comeback QB.

Just don’t bring up his past.

“Unfortunate events happened, but you can’t control things that happen in the past,” Kelly told me during a phone interview after being selected by the Denver Broncos at pick No. 253, the dead-last pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. “You gotta keep going toward the future. I’m a different person, completely different than I was a...

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