The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have added International wide receiver/returner Solomon Patton to the team.
Patton is 25 years old, from Mobile, Alabama, 5’9″, 177 lbs, and played four seasons at the University of Florida from 2010-2013 where he racked up 52 receptions for 635 yards and six touchdowns. He also ran back 39 kicks for over a thousand yards and one touchdown, and was named team MVP after his senior season when he set a team record for highest kick return average with 29.2 yards per return.
In 2014 he was Tampa Bay’s primary kick and punt returner, averaging 11.2 yards on punts and 23.1 yards on kickoffs. He spent last season in Denver’s training camp, and was in Arizona for a brief time.