As coach, Kiki Vandeweghe understands full well the consequences of rebuilding, but as general manager, he sees what the pain is about: a long term plan that can succeed. It did when he was in Denver. He counsels the team, or those who will still be part of it, about the benefits of rebuilding, but admits "There is no other way to describe it other than you're in a dark tunnel."
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