Report: Denver Broncos Waive Kyle Orton

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Wednesday November 23rd, 2011

The Denver Broncos have reportedly waived former starting quarterback Kyle Orton today, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

The 29-year-old began the season as the starter for the Denver Broncos, however he was replaced by 2010 first round draft pick Tim Tebow in Week 7 after a 1-4 start. Since the switch, the Broncos have won three of their past four games. In his five starts  this season, Orton threw for 979 yards, eight touchdowns and seven interceptions.

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