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Solomon Patton | Wide Receiver

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (24) / 10/17/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 177
College: Florida
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Broncos claimed WR/KR Solomon Patton off waivers from the Bucs.
A 2014 undrafted free agent, Patton couldn't lock down return duties in Tampa last season. He's unlikely to crack the Broncos' 53-man roster. May 12 - 5:56 PM

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Bucs waived WR/KR Solomon Patton, WR Chandler Jones, S Shelton Johnson, OT Matt Patchan, WR Josh Reese and LB Michael Reynolds.

A 2014 undrafted free agent, Patton couldn't stick with the Bucs as a return specialist last season. Standing in at 5-foot-9, 177 pounds, he'll have trouble doing so elsewhere.
May 11 - 2:48 PM

Cardinals signed WR/KR Solomon Patton to the practice squad.

Patton opened the season as the Bucs' primary return man, but was waived earlier this week. He'll be stashed on Arizona's practice squad over former Jets fourth-rounder Jalen Saunders, who was released on Saturday.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 05:34:00 PM

Bucs waived WR/KR Solomon Patton.

Patton is no longer needed after the Bucs signed Trindon Holliday. He appeared in six games as the primary return man. Patton could be re-signed to the practice squad.
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 11:34:00 AM

Bucs signed WR/KR Solomon Patton off their practice squad.

Patton was a surprise cut by the Bucs last week, but will end up on their Week 1 roster. He'll be their primary punt returner and contribute on special teams.
Sat, Sep 6, 2014 03:21:00 PM

Buccaneers waived WR/KR Solomon Patton.

This cut comes as somewhat of a surprise as Patton had seemingly locked up both return jobs for the Bucs. Patton had three catches for 42 yards and a touchdown this preseason.
Sat, Aug 30, 2014 03:05:00 PM

Buccaneers signed Florida WR/KR Solomon Patton.

Patton (5-foot-8 1/2, 179) made only eight career starts for the Gators, but set UF school records for single-season kick return average (29.2 yards) as a senior, and career average (27.7 yards). He had a 100-yard kickoff return touchdown in 2013. Patton finished his college career with 52 catches for 635 yards (12.2 YPR) and six TDs. With 4.38 wheels, Patton could be an impact return specialist even if he never develops an NFL receiving game.
Sat, May 10, 2014 07:23:00 PM

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