Colts add QB Dan Orlovsky

Posted Sep 27, 2011
Aaron Wilson

The Indianapolis Colts have agreed to terms with former Houston Texans quarterback Dan Orlovsky, according to a league source. Orlovsky and former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Brodie Croyle auditioned for the Colts today.

The Colts lost quarterback Kerry Collins to a concussion on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

The Colts now have Orlovsky, Curtis Painter, Collins and injured quarterback Peyton Manning on the roster. Orlovsky was cut by the Colts on Sept. 3. Orlovsky has played in 13 career games with the Detroit Lions and Texans. He went 0-7 as a starter in Detroit.

For his career, Orlovsky has passed for 1,679 yards, eight touchdowns and eight interceptions. For more coverage of the NFL, go to

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