Pelton, the host of ESPN’s SportsCenter, made the comment during an appearance on ESPN 980, which was recorded on Monday.
“I think John Elways has done a tremendous job,” Pelton said.
“He has been a great coach for a long time, and I think there are some things that are maybe not as well known.
I think his legacy will live on for a while, and he will be looked at as an outstanding coach.
It doesn’t matter if he’s not winning or not, he has done an outstanding job.”ESPN 980’s Kevin Elway was the first to report Pelton’s comments.ESPN 980, ESPN Radio and ESPN Deportes have all reached out to Pelton.ESPN’s Kevin Parrish contributed to this report.