Tag: Kyle Orton

Cutler can’t create masterpiece without paint and brushes

Posted in News and Rumors on October 26, 2010 at 10:12 am by

Imagine a baseball player stepping to the plate without a bat, or at least one that is too short, too heavy and possibly cracked. Picture a jockey mounting a mule and lining up next to […] Read the full article »

Cutler-Orton comparisons silly and pointless

Posted in News and Rumors on October 21, 2009 at 8:30 am by

Kyle Orton has his team on a six-game winning streak with the help of a strong defense that has allowed a league-low 66 points this year — 11 points per game. At this rate, the […] Read the full article »

Bears-Broncos postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on August 30, 2009 at 9:40 pm by

In the third preseason game of the season, on the road in a hostile environment, the Bears played about as well as you could expect them to play. Sure, there’s always room for improvement, but […] Read the full article »

Five things to watch in Bears-Broncos preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 30, 2009 at 10:04 am by

It’s been talked about since “the trade” went down and the schedule was released in April. It’s been hyped since training camp opened and has been built up over the past week. And now, the […] Read the full article »

Shaky first outing for Orton

Posted in News and Rumors on August 15, 2009 at 8:50 am by

Kyle Orton’s debut with the Denver Broncos did not go as well as he had hoped. He completed 9 of 16 passes for 89 yards, but his first three drives all ended with interceptions. Said […] Read the full article »

Orton named starter in Denver

Posted in News and Rumors on June 13, 2009 at 5:34 pm by

The NFL Network reported Saturday that Denver Broncos coach Josh McDaniels has named former Bear Kyle Orton the starting quarterback heading into the team’s training camp next month. Orton had been competing with Chris Simms […] Read the full article »

Kyle Orton speaking about his new Broncos team

Posted in News and Rumors on April 6, 2009 at 9:54 pm by

“We’ve got so much talent and the offensive line can really give a lot of time to throw the football. This is the best offense I’ve been around and I’m just excited to get to […] Read the full article »

Cutler option not feasible, but veteran backup needed

Posted in News and Rumors on March 3, 2009 at 3:18 pm by

As of the time of this post, the lead story on the sports page of ChicagoTribune.com was a column written by David Haugh preaching that the Bears need to pursue Broncos quarterback Jay Cutler. Ironically, […] Read the full article »

Too much risk involved in pursuing Cassel

Posted in News and Rumors on January 28, 2009 at 7:27 pm by

As the Bears prepare to enter the 2009 off-season with the quarterback position still unsettled, armchair GMs across Chicagoland are offering solutions to fix the decades-long problem. One of the most common names brought up […] Read the full article »

Proof is in the Pudding: Bears need a QB

Posted in News and Rumors on January 18, 2009 at 7:17 pm by

Twice since the end of the regular season, I’ve heard Bears general manager Jerry Angelo address the quarterback as a position the team “needs to stabilize,” and each time that comment was met by criticism […] Read the full article »