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GREEN BAY, Wis. The quarterback who stands in the way of the Green Bay Packers improving to 14-0 is new Kansas City Chiefs starter, Kyle Orton. This is the same Orton who led his Denver Broncos into Lambeau Field in Week 4, only to lose, 49-23, and eventually get released by the team in favor of a former Heisman Trophy winner who has a knack for miraculous comebacks.So if the Packers aren't exactly worried about Orton being the quarterback to give them their first loss in nearly an entire calendar year, perhaps it's with good reason."He's a good player, but he's not someone who's a dual-threat quarterback that you have to be up at night losing sleep over," nose tackle B.J. Raji said of Orton. "He's a good quarterback, can make all the throws, but nothing scares you from a dual-threat perspective."When asked which quarterbacks do keep him up at night, Raji named Michael Vick and Cam Newton because they "can run and pass the ball,"...
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Quarterback Kyle Orton has been slated to start Sunday's game vs. Green Bay, according to Kansas City writer Josh Looney.
Orton replaces the laughably bad Tyler Palko, and this move should solidify the fantasy stock of star receiver Dwayne Bowe vs. Green Bays 31st ranked pass defense. Orton should be viewed as just a flier for quarterback-needy fantasy owners though...
As expected, quarterback Kyle Orton will lead Kansas City into battle vs. Green Bay.
Orton has been a pretty good gunslinger over his career, and merits consideration as a flier for quarterback-needy fantasy owners in a good match-up vs. the Packers 31st ranked pass defense. Ortons presence bodes well for star receiver Dwayne Bowe as well.
As the Green Bay Packers continue their march towards their undefeated season, they come into Kansas City this week to face a Kansas City Chiefs team in flux with Romeo Crennel as the interim head coach. Crennel has stated this week that he wants to return to the head coaching ranks of the NFL, and he isn’t afraid of making some bold moves with the Chiefs.
Orton on track to start Coach Romeo Crennel was pleased with what he's seen from quarterback Kyle Orton in two days of practice this week but stopped just short of saying he would start Sunday against Green Bay at Arrowhead Stadium.
After watching three days of practice this week, coach Romeo Crennel said Kyle Orton would start at quarterback on Sunday when the Chiefs play the Packers Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
Bears' season ended when they were unable to claim Orton on waiversPompei: The Bears' season didn't end Sunday. The season of this quarterback-cursed franchise ended on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. That's when Kyle Orton was awarded to the Chiefs.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Romeo Crennel stepped to the podium inside the Chiefs' practice facility, gripping both sides of it with his meaty hands, and promptly named Kyle Orton is starting quarterback.
Let the changes in Kansas City begin.
In just a shade over 48 hours since he was appointed the interim coach in place of the fired Todd Haley, Crennel has already put his stamp...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers' perfect season came to a crashing halt on Sunday against the beleaguered Kansas City Chiefs, who rallied behind interim coach Romeo Crennel and new quarterback Kyle Orton to a shocking 19-14 victory.
Orton finished 23 of 31 for 299 yards in his first start for the Chiefs (6-8), who fired coach Todd Haley last Monday with the...
The Green Bay Packers' perfect season came to a crashing halt on Sunday against the beleaguered Kansas City Chiefs, who rallied behind interim coach Romeo Crennel and new quarterback Kyle Orton to a shocking 19-14 victory.
The Green Bay Packers' perfect season came to a crashing halt against the struggling Kansas City Chiefs, who had just fired their coach and were starting a new quarterback. Proof again that nothing can be taken for granted in the NFL. Kyle Orton threw for 299 yards to outduel Aaron Rodgers, and the Chiefs rallied behind interim coach Romeo Crennel for a shocking 19-14 victory on Sunday that...
The Chiefs stunned the Packers with a 19-14 win on their home turf of Arrowhead Stadium. Kansas City improves to 6-8 while Green's Bay bid for perfection is now over as they take their first loss of the season.
Quarterback Kyle Orton got the job done in his first start with the Chiefs as he completed 23 of 31 passes for 299 yards, with no touchdowns or interceptions...
We handle the big injury stories Friday in the rumor mill. The rest goes right here, in America’s most enticing weekly segment about the injury report. 1. Here are the players were updated during the day on the rumor mill: Kevin Smith, Andre Johnson, Colt McCoy, Justin Tuck, and Kyle Orton. 2. The Eagles are ready…
What was so different Sunday? There was a change in attitude, belief and performance against the Green Bay Packers, and there are probably several reasons for that. One was that interim head coach Romeo Crennel reinvigorated a stagnant team. Another was the play of a legitimate NFL quarterback, Kyle Orton. That appeared to shake the Packers, and the Chiefs took advantage.