Tebow expected to start against Raiders

Tebow expected to start against Raiders
December 19, 2010, 8:53 pm
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OAKLAND (AP) Tim Tebow is expected to make his first start for theDenver Broncos with quarterback Kyle Orton sidelined with bruised ribs.Orton is listed as the third quarterback for the Broncos against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, clearing the way for Tebow. RELATED: Raiders preparing to take on Tebow, Broncos
Tebow has made only cameo appearances this season and thrown justone NFL pass. He was a first-round pick in April following hismuch-celebrated career at Florida, where he won two national titles anda Heisman Trophy.Among the inactives for the Raiders are punt returner Johnnie Lee Higgins and cornerbacks Jeremy Ware and Walter McFadden.