Remember way back when Kyle Orton was quarterback of your Denver Broncos? The folks at Landlocked Pioneers do. They've put together a hilarious farewell video featuring a dead ringer for KO, who's portrayed as the drunken party dude he was known as before hitting Colorado in 2009. Want to hear him r ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Today, the Denver Post published an article in which John Elway was unwilling to dub Tim Tebow the Broncos' franchise quarterback. But the team just made a larger statement about the future according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Here's his tweet from moments ago.
Kyle Orton.Update below: We spent the summer expecting Kyle Orton to be traded to Miami. It didn't happen -- but now that he's been benched in favor of Tim Tebow, there are new rumors that KO may be headed to the dreaded Raiders. Could it happen by today's 4 p.m. Eastern deadline? Yes, but it ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Denver blog-post fever: Catch it! Mile High Report fan poster BillBert11 reveals that Kyle Orton has a record of 7-25 if his team trails or is tied at halftime. Denver Egotist: Congrats to the four Colorado agencies to earn honors at the Communication Arts Design Annual. Things ... More >>
Kyle Orton.CBS4 has been touting the Broncos' 24-22 win over the Cincinnati Bengals yesterday by noting that the team is tied for first place in the AFC West -- which is technically true but does nothing to put the game into a larger context. Because while Denver deserves credit for prevailin ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Our post about the Broncos' crushing defeat to the Raiders on Monday night outlined many of the team's faults -- but hardly all of them. One of our readers picked up the slack and mused about what the performance means for the squad's future.
Kyle Orton.Question for all those optimists expecting to see the Denver Broncos leave the Josh McDaniels debacle behind them: How are you feeling this morning? Depressed, probably -- because all the flaws that led to McD's ouster were still on view in their 23-20 home loss to the dreaded Raid ... More >>
Kyle Orton.These Denver blog posts may ideal pets. Mile High Report's Sayre Bedinger outlines a scenario under which Adam Weber would be the only current Broncos quarterback to be on next year's roster. South Stand's Colin D shares info about a tribute to fallen former Avs players. Denver ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Denver blog posts, hot from the oven. Mile High Report fan poster danielsanchez06 thinks the Broncos are bound for mediocrity if they're satisfied with Kyle Orton as first-string QB. Burning Down the House walks the long road... WhoSaidYouSaid thinks Michael Bennet's rhetoric is ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Sidle up to these Denver blog posts. Mile High Report's Colby peruses the first official Denver Broncos depth chart of the season, which places Kyle Orton squarely in the top QB slot over Tim Tebow. Colorado Pols' FrenchFinn on Scott Tipton's town hall. At People's Press Collect ... More >>
Kyle Orton.These Denver blog posts would like to meet you. Mile High Report fan poster Royal Fan thinks the Broncos QB mess is Kyle Orton's fault. Free Colorado's Ari Armstrong on why throwing Doug Lamborn in the briar patch would be a good thing. Denver Egotist: Sarcasm is about to get wa ... More >>
Video below.Trade-talk subject Kyle Orton's getting a lot of love. Problem is, most of it's coming from a city where he's not currently playing -- Miami. In a post yesterday, we wrote that Dolphins loyalists might force the revival of a supposedly dead deal, and they're clearly trying -- much ... More >>
Kyle Orton.A Kyle Orton trade to the Miami Dolphins seemed all but certain to take place last week. Then, the Dolphins acquired QB Matt Moore and reportedly abandoned negotiations for Orton's services. But is the possibility of Orton in teal really off the table? Or, in the tradition of Monty ... More >>
Kyle Orton.The trade melodrama over quarterback Kyle Orton ain't over yet. The Miami Dolphins remain the most likely Orton destination, despite safety-net interest from the Arizona Cardinals -- and the pressure to get a deal done is ratcheting higher, in part because of issues involving contr ... More >>
Kyle Orton.The photo seen here pictures Kyle Orton at Broncos training camp -- but it's not current. Orton didn't show up at Dove Valley yesterday, further fueling speculation that he'll be dealt, and dealt soon. But where? Miami remains the likeliest Orton destination, but it's hardly the o ... More >>
Kyle Orton.With the four-months-plus NFL lockout finally, blessedly over, the Denver Broncos can finally stop pretending that Kyle Orton isn't on the trade block. In May, we noted that Orton was coveted by the Miami Dolphins. Two months later, reports from Florida confirm nothing has changed. ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Piping-hot Denver blog posts here. Mile High Report fan poster boydy2669 offers proof that Kyle Orton was more than just a Jay Cutler-trade toss-in. Colorado Independent's John Tomasic cites a report showing that bullying of gay teens is hardly a thing of the past. Plants & Anim ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Denver blog posts? Got three right here. Mile High Report fan poster graff_stuff690 thinks that if the next NFL season is just eight games long, starting Kyle Orton could help the team and up his trade value. Free Colorado's Ari Armstrong plays "spot the economic fallacies" in a ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Summertime, and the Denver blog posting is easy. Broncos Gab: If the Arizona Cardinals can't get QB Kevin Kolb, they may settle for Kyle Orton -- if the price is right, and if the Broncos decide Tim Tebow is ready to helm the team. Free Range Longmont revisits the Union Reservoir ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Kyle Orton continues to be a hot topic in this very strange NFL offseason -- and getting hotter. With reported interest from the Miami Dolphins and the Minnesota Vikings, sources suggest that the Broncos now want more value for KO before shipping him to another franchise.
Kyle Orton.Kyle Orton may be a dead quarterback walking in the view of many Broncos backers, but he's become one the NFL's most sought-after trade targets. Miami fans want him, and now, multiple reports suggest the Vikings might be interested in him, too. But will Minnesota give up enough to ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Our post about a possible Kyle Orton trade to the Dolphins amid evidence that fans in Miami love him more than do folks in Denver, sparked a KO versus Tim Tebow debate. Here's a post from an extremely optimistic reader who's definitely in the Tebow camp.
Kyle Orton.Many Denver fans and observers feel Kyle Orton is out as Broncos quarterback even though John Elway and the team's braintrust won't admit it. But if he's not wanted here, there's another place where he'd be a very welcome presence: Miami.
Kyle Orton.Denver blog posts: they're fun-damental! Mile High Report fan poster DE BroncoFan ranks Kyle Orton in oodles of statistical categories. He's top ten in some areas, toward the middle or bottom of the pack in many others. 5280's Sarah Protzman-Howlett on $1 million that went to the ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Our post yesterday about Kyle Orton, and questions about whether the Broncos don't simply trade him and anoint Tim Tebow as starting quarterback, prompted some readers to speak up in KO's defense. Here's a prime-time example.
Kyle Orton.Even though the NFL season is in limbo right now, there's already a quarterback controversy in Denver, with most fans ready to say goodbye to Kyle Orton and hand the starting job to Tim Tebow on a full-time basis. Do John Elway, John Fox and the rest of the Broncos braintrust secre ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Denver blog posts multiply like cyber-rabbits. Mile High Report fan poster ImMileHigh shares the reasons why he thinks "Kyle Orton MUST GO" this season. And those taking his poll seem to agree with him. Free Range Longmont's Kaye Fissinger on the flip side of Ayn Rand. And speak ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Mosey up to these Denver blog posts. Mile High Report's Sayre Bedinger: As of now, John Fox says Kyle Orton is starting QB. But what about Timmy? Colorado Pols feels Latino alienation will add up to demographic disaster for the GOP. In contrast, WhoSaidYouSaid sees catastrophe f ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Three Denver blog posts on the march... Predominantly Orange's Kim Constantinesco predicts an air war between Kyle Orton and Philip Rivers during Monday's Broncos-Chargers game. And I predict that Rivers will act like a dick. What did Secretary of Education Arne Duncan say to kno ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Our post yesterday about an ESPN SportsNation poll showing almost half the voters want Tim Tebow to start at QB for the Broncos brought out some passionate love from one of our readers. But the love wasn't for Tebow. It was directed at Kyle Orton, the current Broncos starter.
Kyle Orton.Take in today's Denver blog posts collection. Mile High Report's Sayre Bedinger thinks Kyle Orton's passing heroics give the Broncos a great chance to win today and tomorrow. Does that mean Tim Tebow will sit for at least two years? At Face the State, Greg Campbell shares changes ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Did you ever expect Kyle Orton to throw for 476 yards in a Broncos uni? Probably not. Did you ever think you'd see him toss a pass like that 48-yard touchdown strike to Brandon Lloyd? Doubt it. Did you expect to see the Broncos lose to the Colts by two touchdowns? Yup -- and here ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Kyle Orton has been praised up one side and down the other for his play in this weekend's loss to the Detroit Lions. Why? Presumably because Broncos fans, and journalists covering the team, are so desperate to find something positive to write about a team seemingly on the fast trac ... More >>
Kyle Orton.It's a three-leaf clover of Denver blog posts. Max Denver's Anthony Mason believes it's time to embrace Kyle Orton -- even though Tim Tebow is much more huggable. Denver Egotist shares why Alex Bogusky left the world's hottest ad agency. His soul was a factor. Face the State's B ... More >>
Kyle Orton.May these three Denver blog posts be with you. Bronco Talk's Kyle brings us video of Kyle Orton meeting the press at Broncos camp. Is it just me, or does he already seem over the Tebow-loving media horde? Face the State's Jared Jacang Maher looks at Michael Bennet's Hick years -- ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Start the week by sampling three Denver blog posts. At Mile High Report, Joe Kayser some reasons for pessimism about the 2010-2011 Broncos. Beyond all this injured running backs, that is. Colorado Pols shares audio of Dan Maes saying Scott McInnis is short on positions, integrity ... More >>
Kyle Orton's just glad someone noticed him.One-two-three samples from Denver blogs. Bronco Talk's Mr. East writes that Kyle Orton tops the list of ten Broncos who must step up this season -- and Tim Tebow doesn't even make the cut. Wha? The Colorado Independent's Luke Johnson cites a poll i ... More >>
"I'm still number one. Really."Would you love to check out posts from Denver blogs? Hope so, 'cause here are three of them. Kyle at Bronco Talk sees the release of QB Tom Brandstater like so: "Perhaps the Kyle Orton trade rumors will settle down, and the Broncos can move forward with unmitig ... More >>
"Why wouldn't they want to keep me around?"With so many quarterbacks clogging up the Denver Broncos' roster, it's only natural that trade rumors would surface about 2009 starter Kyle Orton. After all, bringing in two more QBs -- Brady Quinn and Tim Tebow -- during the off-season hardly quali ... More >>
Jason Smith has doubts about KO being the day one starter.Yesterday, Kyle Orton appeared at a press conference for the first time since the Broncos obtained the services of former Cleveland Browns hunkster Brady Quinn. Among his comments: He appreciated that coach Josh McDaniels confirmed tha ... More >>
"Trust me."Yesterday, Broncos coach Josh McDaniels said Kyle Orton remains the team's starting quarterback -- but he added that there would still be competition for the position. That's another way of saying McDaniels hasn't committed to a starting quarterback yet -- and you can bet he hasn' ... More >>
"You wouldn't want me to cover this up with a neck beard, would you?"Denver has more than three blogs. But you've got to start somewhere. Predominantly Orange's Kim Constantinesco measures Kyle Orton against Brady Quinn in categories that pertain to on-the-field play, like touchdown-versus-i ... More >>
Kyle Orton just needed to get that first interception out of his system.If ever there was a game that proved Pat Bowlen was right to bid farewell to Mike Shanahan after the end of last season in favor of some new blood, it was yesterday's Broncos-Chiefs matchup, when Josh McDaniels and compan ... More >>
You don't expect much from your daily-newspaper sports columnists these days. Sentences that make sense, some well-placed punctuation, maybe a bad pun or two. But while our expectations have been lowered over the years by the likes of Woody Paige and Skip Bayless and whoever else shows up in ... More >>
The Broncos' hopes rest on Kyle Orton. And no, that's not a misprint.Another day, another dopey Denver Post sports column about Broncos QB Kyle Orton. First, it was Woody Paige arguing that Orton should be benched in favor of backup Chris Simms -- an idea whose stupidity was proven by Simms' ... More >>
Woody Paige has painted a target on Kyle Orton's back.You had to know it'd happen about now -- and that Woody Paige would be the instigator. When the Broncos were 6-0, Kyle Orton was the toast of the town -- or at least no one was referring to him as toast, as fans had been doing before the ... More >>
Fox Sports' Tim Ryan and Jay Cutler have a thing goin' on.Sorry, Kyle Orton. Even if the Broncos go undefeated this season, you probably still won't get any respect from NFL media wise guys. Latest example: Fox Sports' Tim Ryan, who was asked in a "5 Questions" piece if the Bears made the rig ... More >>
Kyle smiles.We've done more than our fair share of ribbing QB Kyle Orton since he headed to Denver as part of a trade with the Bears for Jay Cutler. But despite the party-dude reputation KO garnered during his time in Chi-town, plenty of the Bears faithful still have a soft spot for him perso ... More >>
Kyle Orton, swell fellow.The Broncos' miracle win against the Cincinnati Bengals has inspired the sort of out-of-proportion optimism among fans that will almost certainly be crushed, and crushed brutally, a few weeks from now -- especially as it concerns quarterback Kyle Orton, who had a mise ... More >>
Kyle Orton.Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton received mostly positive reviews for his performance in Saturday's preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks -- so much so that most of the local media, in particular, seemed to ignore the fact that the Denver crew lost 27-13. But while Orton's stat ... More >>