Patriots Release Wright and Ohrnberger

PATRIOTS RELEASE OL RICH OHRNBERGER AND DL MIKE
WRIGHT

 

  
FOXBOROUGH,
Mass. – The New England
Patriots announced today that they have released OL Rich Ohrnberger and DL Mike
Wright.

  
Ohrnberger
, 6-2, 300
pounds, was placed on injured reserve on Sept. 3 and did not appear in any
regular season games last season. Originally drafted by the Patriots in the
fourth round (123rd overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft, Ohrnberger has
played in five games over his three-year career.

   Wright, 6-4, 295 pounds, played in the 2011
season opener at Miami (9/12) and had one tackle and a half a sack. He was
inactive for four games before being placed on injured reserve on Oct. 14.
Wright, who originally joined the Patriots as a rookie free agent out of
Cincinnati in 2005, has 174 total tackles and 15.0 sacks in his 81 games with
the Patriots.

— PATRIOTS