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John Elway has a message for Heisman finalist Christian McCaffrey (Video)

Aug 23, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos General Manager and executive Vice President of Football operations John Elway watches warmups before the game against the Houston Texans at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Aug 23, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos General Manager and executive Vice President of Football operations John Elway watches warmups before the game against the Houston Texans at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Stanford great and Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway is a big fan of Cardinal running back Christian McCaffrey.

Elway wished McCaffrey good look and said that he believes the sophomore deserves to win the Heisman Trophy.

As the son of teammate @87ed -- & from one @stanford Cardinal to another -- @johnelway has a message for @CMcCaffrey5 pic.twitter.com/6EVNO8rx1g

— Denver Broncos (@Broncos) December 11, 2015

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McCaffrey, a Heisman finalist, broke Barry Sanders' single season record for all-purpose yards en route to being named the Pac-12 offensive player of the year.

McCaffrey's father, former Broncos wide receiver Ed McCaffrey, played with Elway on both of Denver's Super Bowl winning teams.