Before leaving for Minnesota, former Broncos coach P.J. Fleck had excelled in loading Western Michigan’s roster with a wealth of talented “rowers” for his “Row the Boat” mantra. The cupboard, in fact, was anything but empty when former Broncos QB Tim Lester took over as head coach.
Western’s wealth of talent, however, took some significant hits - early and often -- in 2017. The “21 season-ending injuries was not expected, (but) we learned a lot. We grew closer,” Lester said.
The most . . .