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GREG ORTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Patriots Waive WR Greg Orton, Sign WRs Cole Stanford & Brian Tyms

  Jeff Howe of The Boston Herald first reported that the Patriots have waived WR Greg Orton. According to Howe, Orton will revert to the injured reserve list if he ends up clearing waivers. Shalize Manza Young of The Boston Globe reports that New England has signed receivers Cole Stanford and Brian Tyms to their roster. Orton, 27, just signed with the team a few days ago,...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Wide Receivers Cole Stanford, Brian Tyms, Waive Greg Orton

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots made some backend additions to fill their 90-man roster on Sunday. The Patriots signed wide receivers Cole Stanford and Brian Tyms, director of player personnel Nick Caserio announced Sunday morning during his news conference at Gillette Stadium. Stanford played a hybrid role at Cal Poly, where he caught 43 passes for 891 yards and four...
Via NESN.com
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Greg Orton Likely Tore Achilles At Patriots Camp, Season Over

FOXBORO, Mass. — The first injury of New England Patriots training camp might wind up being a severe one. Wide receiver Greg Orton likely suffered a torn Achilles tendon when he went down with a non-contact injury on Friday during practice, a source told the Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe on Saturday. Orton likely would be placed on injured reserve, ending his season, if he did tear...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Training Camp Attendance: Greg Orton Carted Off With Injury

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots couldn’t go two days before suffering their first on-field injury of training camp. Newly re-signed wide receiver Greg Orton was carted off the field after suffering a non-contact lower body injury. Orton was signed by the Patriots on Wednesday after being released on May 22. Orton’s fellow wide receivers, including Danny Amendola...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots swap out a couple of reserve receivers

BY NICK ST. DENISThe New England Patriots announced Wednesday the re-signing wide receiver Greg Orton, releasing rookie wideout Tyler McDonald in the process.Orton, 28, was originally signed to the Patriots' practice squad at the end of December and released in May. The 6-foot-3, 199-pounder spent part of 2011 and all of 2012 on the Denver practice squad and went to training...
Via AFC East Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Re-Sign WR Greg Orton, Release WR Tyler McDonald

  The Patriots announced that they have re-signed WR Greg Orton and release WR Tyler McDonald on Wednesday. Orton, 27, signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent out of Purdue back in 2009. He has bounced around with a number of teams since then including the Broncos, Omaha Nighthawks, Arizona Rattlers and the Spokane Shock. Orton has yet to appear in an...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Release Tyler McDonald After Five Days With Team, Sign Greg Orton

Wide receiver Tyler McDonald didn’t last long with the New England Patriots. The undrafted rookie wideout was released Wednesday, the team announced. The Patriots re-signed wide receiver Greg Orton to take McDonald’s spot on the 90-man roster. This is Orton’s second stint with the Patriots. He was originally signed to the Patriots’ practice squad on Dec. 31, 2013 before being...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos cut wide receiver Greg Orton

Wide receivers Greg Orton and Quincy McDuffie were waived/injured Sunday as the Denver Broncos got a jump start on the first round of cuts by waiving 11 players. Orton spent the past two seasons on Denver's practice squad. The former Purdue player was having a good training camp and had a shot at making the roster when he sprained an ankle during the team's stadium scrimmage...
Via Fox Sports
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Orton is returning to Denver

Receiver Greg Orton spent time with the Broncos earlier in the year. (Photo by Paul Connors/Associated Press) You read it here first, Orton is returning to the Denver Broncos, the club announced on Wednesday.  Orton will be joining the practice squad. No, not that Kyle Orton, the Greg Orton.  Greg joined the NFL as a receiver out of Purdue in 2009.  Singed by the Cincinnati Bengals...
Via BroncoTalk
November 30, 2011  |  Discuss
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