Found October 20, 2011 on Shutdown Corner:
Ross Ventrone is a second-year safety for the New England Patriots (sometimes), and his name gets in the newspaper a lot. It's not often because he made a play or attracted attention to himself off the field, and it's certainly never because the Patriots provided him a secure, long-term future. No, Ross Ventrone is perpetually a part of the quick little roster notes that get hastily attached to a story about some real news. In his young career, Ventrone has already been waived (and re-signed!) by the Patriots no fewer than four times. Marima at Pats Pulpit put together this list of Ventrone-related transactions: 04/29/10 - Signed (played pre-season opener) 08/15/10 - Waived 08/23/10 - Signed (played final two pre-season games) 09/04/10 - Waived 10/19/10 - Signed to practice squad 01/18/11 - Signed to a future contract (played Week 3) 10/01/11 - Waived 10/04/11 - Signed to practice squad 10/08/11 - Promoted to 53-man roster (played Week 5 & Week 6) 10/17/11 - Waived 10/19...
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