Posts Tagged ‘kyle-orton’

Washington Reportedly Focused on QB Kyle Orton

First Peyton Manning – now Kyle Orton. Seems like the Redskins are going to do whatever it takes to get a QB, and now reports say the team has serious interest in Orton, who wrapped up the 2012 season with the KC Chiefs after getting released by the Denver Broncos midseason. According to John Keim […]

Chiefs QB Cassel Says He’s Ready to Battle for the Starting QB Job in 2012

After finishing the season on injured reserve with a surgically-repaired passing and watching Kyle Orton start the final three games, Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel is prepared to compete for the team’s starting job, Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star reports. “There’s competition every year,” said Cassel. “If you play this position, there’s always competition. […]

Denver Backs Into Postseason with 8-8 Record After 7-3 Loss to Chiefs

The Broncos – the AFC West Champs. The hard way. The Tim Tebow led Broncos are indeed the AFC West champs, but it only came as they backed into the postseason Sunday with a lackluster 7-3 loss to former QB Kyle Orton and the Chiefs at home. Oakland was ousted by the Chargers at home, […]

Chiefs Crash Packers Perfect Plans; Win 19-14

The Green Bay Packers’ perfect season came to a shocking end against the reeling Kansas City Chiefs, who had just fired their coach and were starting a new quarterback. Kyle Orton threw for 299 yards to outperform Aaron Rodgers, and the Chiefs rallied behind interim coach Romeo Crennel for a eye-opening 19-14 win on Sunday that discontinued the Packers’ […]

New Chiefs Coach Romeo Crennel Turns to Orton to Start Sunday vs Packers

The Chiefs are hoping a new look under center will lead to some good luck on Sunday when they play host to the Green Bay Packers at Arrowhead Stadium. Interim coach Romeo Crennel announced today that veteran Kyle Orton will get the nod at quarterback for Crennel’s first game at the helm with Chiefs. Click […]

Steelers Gab Previews Sunday Nights Matchup Between the Steelers and Chiefs

Week 12, and the Steelers are back after a bye week looking at a Sunday night matchup in Arrowhead against the Chiefs. KC is down a man, and it’s a pretty big one, as QB Matt Cassel is done for the year. The team inked free agent QB Kyle Orton this week, but reports say […]

Source: Bears will make claim for Orton

Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune reports the Bears will make an effort to claim quarterback Kyle Orton, according to a league source. Two other teams that could be interested in the former Bear/Bronco signal caller: Kansas City and Houston, both teams which have higher priority over Chicago. It would be nice to see the Purdue product return […]

Broncos Waive QB Kyle Orton

The Broncos have waived veteran quarterback Kyle Orton, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. Orton opened 2011 as the team’s starting quarterback, completing 58.7 percent of 155 pass attempts for 979 yards with eight touchdowns and seven interceptions, but was replaced by 2010 first-round pick Tim Tebow following the Broncos’ 1-4 start to the season. Tebow is […]