Not the best environment for Kyle Orton to make his Dallas starting debut. Two years ago this weekend, Orton started his last game for the woebegone Chiefs. K.C. beat Denver 7-3 in a game where Tim Tebow went 6 of 22 in his last regular-season start as
"Kyle is a smart guy," Bryant said. "Kyle knows the offense just as well as Tony knows the offense. Everybody is going to rally behind Kyle. Kyle is one of the leaders in this locker room and he does a great job talking to us. Kyle been doing that even
Jones said Sunday's game is the reason he gave Orton a three-year, $10.5 million contract — which included a $5 million signing bonus — in 2012 to be Romo's backup. "This is exactly the circumstances," Jones told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on Thursday.
The drama didn't last long, though, as Kyle Orton threw an interception behind Miles Austin. That sent Jerry Jones into an expletive-filled convulsion as he turned away from the bitter sight. Somebody else in the suite decided
Sure, the news about Tony Romo is bad for the Dallas Cowboys. He is out for the season after back surgery on Friday morning. Kyle Orton will start Sunday in a win-or-go-home game against the Philadelphia Eagles.