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Nick Kasa finds home with Broncos just before Super Bowl

Last Sunday, Nick Kasa was like any other fan of the Denver Broncos.

On Super Bowl Sunday, he'll be one of the Denver Broncos.

The tight end, out of football since the spring, got a phone call while sitting in the stands last weekend, watching the Broncos beat New England in the AFC title game.

He dropped his phone and cracked the screen — that's another story — but when he finally restored his service, he learned the Broncos wanted to sign him to the practice squad to help them get ready for the Super Bowl against Carolina.

"It's been pretty crazy. Kind of indescribable," said Kasa, who was signed Monday and would have to be activated...

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