Category: Kyle Orton

Kyle Orton: “I’m fine with knowing my role. I am going to be the best backup I can.”

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

For the Dallas Cowboys signing Kyle Orton was the absolute right move. Dallas solidified their backup quarterback position and surely upgraded from an aging Jon Kitna and an inexperienced Stephen McGee. The Cowboys have had offensive line issues over the past few seasons and left Tony Romo running for his life. ...

After Shedding Dreaded Interim Tag, Romeo Crennel Ready for Next (and Perhaps Last) High-Profile Role as Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

Romeo Crennel is getting another crack at being a head coach in the NFL, this time for the Kansas City Chiefs. Crennel shed the interim tag this week after Scott Pioli decided that Crennel was the best man for the job apparently, and then ended the speculation about Crennel's future ...

Willis McGahee on Facing Former Teammate Kyle Orton: “He’s going to have his hands full this week.”

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Willis McGahee has six 100-yard rushing games this season, earning himself an alternate spot on the AFC Pro Bowl roster. Ray Rice, Arian Foster and Maurice Jones-Drew are the starting running backs for the AFC Pro Bowl squad, but McGahee's resurgence in Denver has opened some eyes around the NFL. ...

Tim Tebow Can Finish Off Broncos’ Improbable Run to Playoffs with a win over Kyle Orton and the Chiefs in Week 17

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

The Denver Broncos followed up their six-game winning streak with a two-game slide in which they've come back down to earth quickly.  Following consecutive blowout losses to New England and Buffalo, the Broncos found out they weren't as close to being a contender as they had thought according to Champ ...

John Fox: “In no way did Kyle Orton ever demand a trade”

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

The Tim Tebow era in Denver will officially get underway this weekend against the Dolphins. After yet another rough start to the season in Denver, Kyle Orton was benched in the second half of their game against the Chargers and once again Tim Tebow found a way to revive a ...

John Fox on not starting Tim Tebow: “With no offseason that hurts growth. It’s a lot to put on a young player.”

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Did John Fox know exactly what he was signing up for when he decided to become the head coach of the Denver Broncos? Josh McDaniels was fired on December 6th of last year in the wake of the Broncos worst slide in four decades and the Spygate II videotaping scandal. ...

Kyle Orton Knows the Broncos Will be More Balanced this Season, Claims Running Game Will be Key to Offense Being Less Predictable

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Although Kyle Orton has never been flashy and failed to establish himself as a quarterback that an organization can confidently build around, you have to respect for number eight. The former Purdue Boilermaker first had to replace Drew Brees in college, then had his successes in Chicago overlooked because of ...

Matured and Resiliant, Willis McGahee Embracing Role on Young Denver Broncos Squad

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Willis McGahee rushed for over 2,800 yards and 31 touchdowns on 671 carries during his four-year stint with the Baltimore Ravens. Solid numbers, but figures that declined substantially after McGahee's 100 carry, 380 yards and 5 TD campaign in 2010. Yes the 5 scores represent a healthy total for a ...

Denver Quarterback Kyle Orton: My Relationship With Tim Tebow Is Nobody’s Business

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

It certainly has been a whirlwind camp for the group of Denver Broncos quarterbacks. It began with reports that Kyle Orton was on the trade block and potentially heading to Miami. That deal never came to fruition and another battle with Tim Tebow ensued. Even that was pretty short-lived as, ...

Kyle Orton vs. Tim Tebow: “My play is going to show that I deserve to be on the field and I’m pretty confident about that.”

Friday, July 29th, 2011

The Broncos starting quarterback dilemma continues to be very puzzling. On the first day of Broncos training camp, incumbent starter Kyle Orton sure isn't sugar coating his emotions on competing for the starting job. At the start of the week there were multiple reports that the Broncos were trading Orton ...