Patriots Release WR Greg Orton; Sign Two More Receivers

FOXBOROUGH — The Patriots released wide receiver Greg Orton, who was carted off the field on Friday.

Orton was released with an injury designation, according to the team’s director of player personnel Nick Caserio, adding he will likely be converted to injured reserve later.

The team also signed two wide receivers, Cal Poly’s Cole Stanford and Brian Tyms, who played in seven games last season for the Cleveland Browns.

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