Dan Orlovsky

ORCHARD PARK, NY - AUGUST 28:   Kellen Moore #17 of the Detroit Lions throws during the first half of a preseason game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Kellen Moore Signs Two-Year Deal With Lions

Moore was the third-string passer in 2014 behind fellow backup Dan Orlovsky and starter Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–03/06/2015

ORCHARD PARK, NY - AUGUST 28:  Dan Orlovsky #8 of the Detroit Lions throws during the first half of a preseason game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Orlovsky’s Funny Tweet On Returning To Lions: ‘Furious They Chose Not To Franchise Tag Me’

In his career, Orlovsky has played in 21 games, has completed 58.5 percent of his passes, and has thrown 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions.

CBS Detroit–03/02/2015

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 15:  Dan Orlovsky #8 of the Detroit Lions reacts after he believed the Lions scored a touchdown against the Oakland Raiders during their preseason game at O.co Coliseum on August 15, 2014 in Oakland, California.  The ball was ruled down on the 1-yard line and the Lions scored a touchdown on the next play. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Orlovsky, Moore Will See Time At QB For Lions

Orlovsky appears to have secured the team’s backup quarterback role after running the second-string offense in Detroit’s first three preseason games.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 30:  Kellen Moore #17 of the Detroit Lions throws a third quarter pass while playing the Buffalo Bills during a pre season game at Ford Field on August 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kellen Moore’s Performance Brings Attention To Backup QB Competition

Matthew Stafford played just one series Saturday night, and to say the offense looked shaky with Dan Orlovsky would be an understatement.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2014

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 15: Quarterback Dan Orlovsky #6 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers reacts to a penalty call against the San Francisco 49ers December 15, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

The Lions Have Had An Underwhelming Off-Season So Far [BLOG]

How’s the Lions off-season going for you? Did you like when they signed Golden Tate?

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2014

Dan Orlovsky #6 of the Detroit Lions looks for a receiver against the Green Bay Packers on December 28, 2008 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. he Packers defeated the Lions 31-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) FILE

Jeff Riger: Lions Signing Orlovsky For Back-Up QB Is Disappointing

They should have drafted a guy that they targeted and could develop. A player, that could eventually challenge Stafford for playing time if he struggles.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2014

Dan Orlovsky #6 of the Detroit Lions looks for a receiver against the Green Bay Packers on December 28, 2008 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. he Packers defeated the Lions 31-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) FILE

Buccaneers Sign Former Lions QB Orlovsky

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed free agent quarterback Dan Orlovsky to a two-year contract.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2012

Dan Orlovsky #6 of the Detroit Lions looks for a receiver against the Green Bay Packers on December 28, 2008 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. he Packers defeated the Lions 31-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) FILE

Former Lions QB Orlovsky Trys To Help Colts Avoid 0-16

It will be Orlovsky’s first start since the 2008 season when he played for the 0-16 Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–11/29/2011