Broncos Sign Free Agent RB Lamont Jordan

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - New Broncos coach Josh McDaniels keeps adding former New England Patriots to his roster in Denver. He signed free agent running back Lamont Jordan on Wednesday.

Jordan is a ninth-year back who spent last season in New England after stints with the Oakland Raiders and New York Jets, who drafted him in the second round in 2001 from the University of Maryland.

McDaniels, who replaced Mike Shanahan this year after serving as the Patriots' offensive coordinator, also has lured long-snapper Lonie Paxton and wide receiver Jabar Gaffney from New England to Denver.

He also had talks with the Patriots about quarterback Matt Cassel before he was traded to Kansas City.

Last year, Jordan rushed 80 times for 363 yards and four TDs. He's rushed for 3,648 yards and 28 touchdowns in his career. He's also accumulated 1,301 yards receiving with three TDs.

(Copyright 2009 By The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 40754162 - nbc11news.com/a?a=40754162
Gray Television, Inc.