Curly Lambeau Football League
08-24-2025
#87|John Burton Wide Receiver
Retired (2010, Age 37)
BIOGRAPHICAL DATA
Total Rating C+  Help Conditioning 95%
Status Retired (2010) Potential
Age 52 Born 08-07-1973 in Roswell, GA
Drafted Round 2, Pick 26 (1995) Experience 13 Years (264 Wks)
College University of Seattle, 1996 Salary 845 ($2.589M/2025 $)
OFFENSE DEFENSE SPEC TEAMS
Throw Power D+ Catching B+ Pass Cover D+ Kick Power D-
Throw Acc D+ Pass Blocking D+ Run Cover Kick Acc C+
Carrying Run Blocking C- Tackling Kick Return C-
        Pursuit    
PHYSICAL MENTAL DEXTERITY
Speed Stamina Execution B- Agility C+
Strength Health Aggressiveness C- Hands
Jumping C+     Attitude D+ Break Tackle
ROLES
QB D+ C D+ DT SS D+ K D- GUN
WR C+ G DE FS C- P D- KR C-
HB/TB C- T ILB CB C- LS KRB C-
FB D+ TE C+ OLB D+ H HT KOS D-
Year Team G GS TARG REC PCT YDS AVG LNG YAC YACA TD YDS/G 1ST 1ST% DP
1995 MEM 4 4 14 7 50.0 53 7.6 24 28 4.0 0 13.2 2 14.3 1
1996 MEM 4 4 20 10 50.0 104 10.4 45 49 4.9 1 26.0 3 15.0 1
1997 MEM 4 4 8 4 50.0 48 12.0 33 35 8.8 0 12.0 2 25.0 0
1998 MEM 4 4 24 15 62.5 152 10.1 40 81 5.4 0 38.0 7 29.2 0
1999 MEM 4 4 16 9 56.2 82 9.1 20 28 3.1 0 20.5 4 25.0 0
2000 MON 4 4 31 17 54.8 157 9.2 28 55 3.2 1 39.2 7 22.6 0
2001 MON 3 3 19 10 52.6 145 14.5 23 76 7.6 0 48.3 9 47.4 1
2002 MON 4 4 19 12 63.2 130 10.8 30 26 2.2 0 32.5 8 42.1 1
2003 MON 4 4 14 6 42.9 34 5.7 10 0 0.0 1 8.5 3 21.4 0
2004 MON 4 3 24 10 41.7 81 8.1 17 20 2.0 0 20.2 6 25.0 0
2005 MON 4 3 29 19 65.5 161 8.5 19 57 3.0 0 40.2 11 37.9 0
2006 MON 4 4 34 18 52.9 157 8.7 15 45 2.5 1 39.2 10 29.4 3
2007 MON 4 2 26 12 46.2 110 9.2 18 17 1.4 0 27.5 6 23.1 1
2008 MON 1 1 5 3 60.0 22 7.3 11 2 0.7 0 22.0 1 20.0 0
Total   52 48 283 152 53.7 1436 9.4 45 519 3.4 4 27.6 79 27.9 8

Career Transactions
DateTransaction
02-28-2011John Burton has retired from football.
08-11-2008The Montreal Mastodon have waived John Burton.
10-07-2007John Burton of the Montreal Mastodon is injured with a knee contusion and is expected to be out for approximately 9 days.
09-03-2001The Montreal Mastodon have moved John Burton, Harry Smith, Joe Luzar, Bob Theofiledes, Rick Huffman, and Dana Griffen to the active roster. The Montreal Mastodon have moved Wilbur Colter to the inactive roster.
08-26-2001The Montreal Mastodon have moved Stan Riordan, Greg Bertuca, Wilbur Colter, Larry Sorrell, and Ralph Quillan to the active roster. The Montreal Mastodon have moved Rick Huffman, Joe Luzar, Bob Theofiledes, Harry Smith, and John Burton to the inactive roster.
08-07-2000Trade #79740 has been completed between the Memphis Vanguard and the Montreal Mastodon. The Montreal Mastodon receive John Burton (WR) from the Memphis Vanguard in exchange for Mike Hall (T), Draft Pick - 2003 Round 2 (MON).
01-03-2000The Memphis Vanguard have moved Moses Winfrey, Ossie Walker, Josh Walters, Dan Johnson, Sonny Covington, Kim Hanneman, John Burton, and Troy Beasley to the active roster. The Memphis Vanguard have moved Chukky Shipp, Bo Badger, Charlie Sanders, Donnie Pearson, Rick Hajek, Louis Midler, A.A. Wilson, and Willie Porter to the inactive roster.
12-13-1999The Memphis Vanguard have moved Jon Thayer to the active roster. The Memphis Vanguard have moved John Burton to the inactive roster.
12-12-1999John Burton of the Memphis Vanguard is injured with a lower back muscle strain and is expected to be out for approximately 24 days.
11-17-1996John Burton of the Memphis Knights is injured with a quadricep contusion and is expected to be out for approximately 7 days.
08-07-1995The Memphis Knights have moved Drew Dyal, Greg Imlay, Bob Smith, Dave Wooten, Bill Burrell, M.L. Blackshear, John Burton, and Joe Mumphord to the active roster. The Memphis Knights have moved Rich Synhorst, Dutch Sullivan, Ozzie Nery, L.C. Jordan, Victor Lyons, Dick Springs, Ken Pardee, and James Bravo to the inactive roster.