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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
July 27, 2014  |  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
July 26, 2014  |  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
July 25, 2014  |  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 camp...
Via AFC East Daily
July 23, 2014  |  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
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Greg Orton Mimicking Demaryius Thomas, Helping Patriots Prepare For Broncos Receivers

FOXBORO, Mass. – New England Patriots practice squad wide receiver Greg Orton might as well go by Demaryius this week. The 6-foot-3, 199-pound wideout has bounced around from team to team in his five seasons in the NFL. But he caught on with the Patriots on Dec. 31, 2013, and he has found an important role this week: mimicking Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas...
Via NESN.com
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Sign Wide Receiver Greg Orton to Practice Squad

The New England Patriots have signed 27-year-old wide receiver Greg Orton to the practice squad, the team announced on Tuesday. Orton came into the league as an undrafted free agent with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2009, and spent about two years on the Denver Broncos’ practice squad from 2011-12. He took part in the Broncos’ training camp this year but failed to make the team...
Via NESN.com
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss
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