And the game manager admitted that the economic recession has touched even the highest strata of society: NFL quarterbacks.
The photo gallery complementing the article reveals an Orton who seems just as comfortable trading cartons of chocolate milk for apple slices with seventh-graders as he is reading a zone-blitzing scheme."In a world where NFL players often are associated with bank-account-busting sports cars, he drives a Toyota Prius. Understated. Efficient. More fundamental than flash. The car, in many ways, matches the man behind the steering wheel. "I don't splurge on anything," Orton said. "Everybody's in a recession -- so I'm saving my money."
I guess you can take that any way you wish.
Iowa's Orton feeling more confident as Bears' No. 1 QB (Des Moines Register)