Orlovsky Runs Out of Own End Zone

2008: Vikings 12, Lions 10 
Former UConn quarterback and Shelton native Dan Orlovsky made his first career start for the hapless Lions.  He completed 12 of 21 passes for 150 yards and one touchdown but what most remember is Orlovsky accidentally running out of his own end zone for a safety.  The Lions finished the season winless and Orlovsky is now playing for Indianapolis.
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( Julian H. Gonzalez/Detroit Free Press )

2008: Vikings 12, Lions 10 Former UConn quarterback and Shelton native Dan Orlovsky made his first career start for the hapless Lions. He completed 12 of 21 passes for 150 yards and one touchdown but what most remember is Orlovsky accidentally running out of his own end zone for a safety. The Lions finished the season winless and Orlovsky is now playing for Indianapolis.

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