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Greg Orton
WR #89
Height:
6-3
Weight:
199
College:
Purdue
Hometown:
Dayton, Ohio
Experience:
1

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Bio

ORTON AT A GLANCE:
• A first-year wide receiver from Purdue University who spent the final five weeks of the 2011 regular season and the entire 2012 campaign on the Broncos' practice squad.
• Competed in training camp with Cincinnati in 2009 before stints with the Arena Football League's Spokane Shock and the United Football League's Omaha Nighthawks.
• Played 50 career games (27 starts) at Purdue and totaled 203 receptions (fifth in school history) for 2,356 yards (sixth in school history) with 13 touchdowns.
• Averaged 64.7 catches and 754 receiving yards in each of his final three seasons for the Boilermakers.

ORTON AT A GLANCE:
• A first-year wide receiver from Purdue University who spent the final five weeks of the 2011 regular season and the entire 2012 campaign on the Broncos' practice squad.
• Competed in training camp with Cincinnati in 2009 before stints with the Arena Football League's Spokane Shock and the United Football League's Omaha Nighthawks.
• Played 50 career games (27 starts) at Purdue and totaled 203 receptions (fifth in school history) for 2,356 yards (sixth in school history) with 13 touchdowns.
• Averaged 64.7 catches and 754 receiving yards in each of his final three seasons for the Boilermakers.

PERSONAL: Orton was named a first-team all-state selection as a senior at Wayne High School in Huber Heights, Ohio, after totaling 65 receptions for 1,058 yards (16.3 avg.) with nine touchdowns...Studied organizational leadership and supervision at Purdue...Gregory Carlton Orton was born on Dec. 17, 1986, in Dayton, Ohio.

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  • Greg Orton 45-yard Reception

    By NFL.com - Posted Aug 30, 2012

    Wide receiver Greg Orton catches a 45-yard pass from quarterback Adam Weber to set up the game-winning field goal.