ORCHARD PARK, NY – (Bills Press Release) The Buffalo Bills today announced that the team has claimed and was awarded CB Brandon Burton to the 53-man roster off of waivers from the Minnesota Vikings.
Burton (6-0, 185-pounds) has played in 14 games (one start) with the Minnesota Vikings from 2011-12. The Utah product entered the NFL as a fifth-round (139th overall) draft selection of Minnesota in 2011. In three years at Utah (2008-10), he appeared in 37 games (25 starts) and tallied 101 tackles (71 solo), 18 pass break-ups and three interceptions. Burton will wear No. 29.