Buffalo News "Bills quarterback Kyle Orton has announced his plans to retire. Orton threw for 3,018 yards, completing 64.2 percent of his passes this season after taking over as the team's starting quarterback in Week Five. His QB rating was 87.8. He averaged 251.5 passing yards per game and 6.8 per..." December 29
Doug Marrone: QB Kyle Orton will start Sunday. "We'll play the players who give us the best chance to win ... It's how I'm wired"
NFL.com "The Bills have a five percent chance of making the playoffs, according to Football Outsiders' DVOA Odds, but that isn't stopping head coach Doug Marrone from playing Kyle Orton at quarterback. The prevailing theory would be to let rookie EJ Manuel take his lumps for the remaining four games and..." December 11
Buffalo News "Kyle Orton has been sacked 13 times in only three starts for the Buffalo Bills. Six came in last Sunday’s one-point victory against the Minnesota Vikings. Such a total typically shows up in the stat line of the quarterback on the losing end, as was the case with the five times the Vikings’..." October 23
NFL.com "The Kyle Orton era has begun in Buffalo, and Bills players already see the difference with the veteran passer running the show. "We just had a different approach to practice," wide receiver Sammy Watkins said, according to ESPN.com. "(Orton) demands what he wants out of us. He's more of a..." October 02
Dallas Morning News "Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Kyle Orton reportedly had two issues with the organization that ignited his desire to leave the team. One reason, according to a report from ESPN's Ed Werder, was that Orton and quarterback Tony Romo didn't have a good relationship. The other reason cited in..." October 01
Pro Football Talk "The Bills didn’t wait long to pull the rip-cord on the parachute that is Kyle Orton. Bills coach Doug Marrone announced today that he was benching second-year starter E.J. Manuel, and making Orton his starting quarterback. “We can’t keep going in the direction that we’re going,” Marrone..." September 30
Mentioned this weekend that #Bills QB Kyle Orton got more than $5M this year. He signed a 2-year, $11M deal, source says. $5.5M this year.
#Cowboys have informed QB Kyle Orton he’ll be released, per source. They knew Orton was serious. Now he keeps his signing bonus.
ESPN Dallas "The backup quarterback, or who we think should be the backup quarterback for Dallas Cowboys is missing. Kyle Orton is thinking of retirement. Team officials anticipated Orton coming to the voluntary offseason workouts. Didn't happen. Then team officials said Orton was expected to show..." June 23
ESPN Dallas "The Kyle Orton Watch will have to continue for the Dallas Cowboys. While coach Jason Garrett said more than a few times that he anticipated Orton would attend this week's mandatory minicamp, the backup quarterback did not show up for Monday's physical, according to multiple sources. By..." June 16
Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Look for the great retirement impasse between the Dallas Cowboys and backup quarterback Kyle Orton to come to a head next week when the team holds its mandatory minicamp. Orton, who has missed the off-season program and organized team activity workouts while contemplating retirement, is..." June 12
ESPN Dallas "The Kyle Orton Watch will be on when the Dallas Cowboys hold their mandatory minicamp June 17-19. Orton has skipped the voluntary offseason program and organized team activities as he ponders his future. He took part in the program his first two years. If he retires, he would have to re-pay..." June 10
NFL.com "Quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson made it clear early this week that the Dallas Cowboys are "still hopeful" Kyle Orton will report for June's mandatory minicamp. Wilson shouldn't hold his breath. After months of speculation, we now know that Orton's desire is to retire from the NFL. NFL..." May 22
ESPN Dallas "Monday marked the fourth week of the Cowboys’ voluntary offseason program and backup quarterback Kyle Orton is nowhere to be seen. Orton hasn’t shown up for the workouts since they started on April 21 and doesn’t appear he will do so until the mandatory veteran minicamp June 17-19. And..." May 12
ESPN.com "Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones didn’t sound worried about backup quarterback Kyle Orton's absence from voluntary offseason workouts. However, Jones did say he expects to see Orton for the mandatory veteran minicamp, June 10-12. Organized team activities, which isn't..." April 29
ESPN.com "A look back: Romo equaled his best touchdown to interception ratio in his career, with 31 touchdown passes and 10 interceptions in 15 games. He threw for 3, 828 yards but he had five games in which he did not throw for more than 210 yards. He completed 63.9 percent of his passes, which was..." January 28