Posts Tagged ‘Dan Orlovsky’

Week 14 NFL Preview: Indianapolis Colts at Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens (9-3) are home after they pounded the ball with Ray Rice and company in Cleveland. Ray Rice had 204 yards and Ricky Williams gained 76 yards. This Sunday the Ravens should have the same game plan against Indianapolis (0-12) who are ranked 30th in rushing yards allowed (144.2). Indianapolis has had a slew […]

Curtis Painter out, Dan Orlovsky in

Andrew Luck may want to stay for his senior campaign at Stanford. Just in time for a visit to New England in Week 12, Colts head coach Jim Caldwell announced in his Tuesday press conference that he will start Dan Orlovsky instead of Curtis Painter. In three appearances this season, Orlovsky has completed 14 out […]

Saints Put Up Historic Numbers in 62-7 Beatdown of Colts

The Saints put on a historic show Sunday night, scoring eight touchdowns and two field goals in trouncing the still winless Indianapolis Colts 62-7 at the Superdome. It’s the first time since 1985 that a team in the regular season put up 62 points. The Jets did it that year. In the 1999 NFL playoffs, […]

Colts Bring Back QB Dan Orlovsky

The Colts are bringing back veteran quarterback Dan Orlovsky. A person familiar with the deal confirmed the signing Tuesday night but requested anonymity because the Colts had not yet announced the move. Orlovsky spent training camp with the Colts this summer and was released during the final cutdown. But with Peyton Manning out after neck […]

Told He’d Be a Backup; Lions QB Orlovsky Set to Test Free Agency

Lions QB Dan Orlovsky is on the verge of looking for greener pastures, as he has told the Lions that he’ll be testing the free agent market once he is officially free to look elsewhere Friday. “They made an offer, but I’m going to test the market and see what’s out there for me,” Orlovsky […]

No Christmas Present for Detroit as They Lose to New Orleans 42-7

Although neither team was playing for a playoff spot, this was definitely a game that the Detroit Lions were hoping to win after losing their first 14 games. The New Orleans Saints, on the other hand, were playing for statistics and their reputation. With QB Drew Brees only 753 yards short of breaking Dan Marino’s […]

Lions Remain Winless, Lose To Colts 31-21

The Indianapolis Colts offered the Detroit Lions arguably the best opportunity to get into the win column as their defense was rather tired and short-handed, as well. Yet for whatever unexplainable reason, they allowed the Colts to do what they’ve become very proficient at doing as of late – go down the field and get […]

Lions Likely to go with Orlovsky at QB Sunday vs Colts

With Daunte Culpepper doubtful for the Colts game, the Detroit News is reporting that an old friend could be back under center Sunday – that of Dan Orlovsky.  Lions coach Rod Marinelli said yesterday that Culpepper is “more doubtful than probable” to play in the contest, meaning the team will again go back to Orlovsky […]