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  Bears | Week 17 Inactives    Sun Dec 28, 11:46 AM

The Chicago Bears have declared CB Albert Louis-Jean, DL Austen Lane, DT Brandon Dunn, OT Charles Leno Jr., FS Chris Conte, QB Jimmy Clausen, PK Robbie Gould inactive for Week 17.

Robbie Gould player page
Jimmy Clausen player page
Austen Lane player page
Chris Conte player page


  Bears | Make two roster moves    Tue Dec 23, 06:00 PM

The Chicago Bears placed DE Willie Young (Achilles') on Reserve/Injured and re-signed free-agent DE Austen Lane Tuesday, Dec. 23.

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Austen Lane player page
Willie Young player page


  Bears | 13 cut    Sat Aug 30, 05:10 PM

The Chicago Bears released WR Josh Bellamy, C Taylor Boggs, DT Brandon Dunn, LB Devekeyan Lattimore, CB Albert Louis-Jean, WR Dale Moss, DT Lee Pegues, DT Tracy Robertson, CB Marcus Trice, WR Chris X. Williams, OT Eben Britton, DE Austen Lane and FS M.D. Jennings.

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Austen Lane player page
M.D. Jennings player page
Josh Bellamy player page


  Bears | Several expected to compete for No. 4 DE job    Wed Jul 2, 04:36 PM

Chicago Bears DEs Trevor Scott, Austen Lane, David Bass and Cornelius Washington are expected to compete for the No. 4 defensive end job during training camp. Lane may have an advantage because he has played for defensive coordinator Mel Tucker before.

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Trevor Scott player page
Austen Lane player page
David Bass player page
Cornelius Washington player page


  Bears | Austen Lane contract update    Mon Feb 17, 03:47 PM

Updating a previous report, the Chicago Bears have signed free-agent DE Austen Lane (Lions) to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Austen Lane player page


  Lions | Roster move made    Wed Nov 27, 04:26 PM

The Detroit Lions released DE Austen Lane Wednesday, Nov. 27, and signed OG Rodney Austin to the practice squad.

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Austen Lane player page


  Lions | Week 12 Inactives    Sun Nov 24, 11:37 AM

The Detroit Lions have declared DL Austen Lane, OT Corey Hilliard, CB Jonte Green, QB Kellen Moore, OG Leroy Harris, WR Micheal Spurlock, RB Mikel Leshoure inactive for Week 12.

Footballguys view: Joique Bell is active, but his achilles injury might keep the Lions from using him as much as they did last week.

Micheal Spurlock player page
Austen Lane player page
Mikel Leshoure player page
Kellen Moore player page


  Lions | Sign Austen Lane    Tue Nov 5, 12:31 PM

The Detroit Lions signed DE Austen Lane (Chiefs) to a one year contract Tuesday, Nov. 5. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Austen Lane player page


  Chiefs | Make roster moves to get to 53-man roster    Sat Aug 31, 07:51 PM

The Kansas City Chiefs have released OT Steven Baker, WR Josh Bellamy, S Malcolm Bronson, S Greg Castillo, CB Kennard Cox, DE Marcus Dixon, OL Tommie Draheim, LB Darin Drakeford, RB Shaun Draughn, WR Frankie Hammond Jr., TE Demetrius Harris, S Tysyn Hartman, DE Austen Lane, LB Orie Lemon, CB Semaj Moody, FB Toben Opurum, OT Matt Reynolds, WR Rico Richardson, OG Rokevious Watkins and LB Ridge Wilson. The team also waived injured TE Tony Moeaki (shoulder) and OG Ricky Henry (undisclosed).

Footballguys view: Getting rid of Moeaki isn't that big of a surprise. He can't stay healthy and the team is moving on with Anthony Fasano and rookie Travis Kelce at the position.

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Marcus Dixon player page
Kennard Cox player page
Tony Moeaki player page
Austen Lane player page
Shaun Draughn player page
Josh Bellamy player page


  Chiefs | Several players have one last chance to shine    Fri Aug 23, 09:06 PM

The first roster cutdown from 90 players to 75 is set for Tuesday, Aug. 27. There aren't expected to be many surprises, but WRs Rico Richardson and Tyler Shoemaker; TEs Kevin Brock and Demetrius Harris; RB Cyrus Gray; GB Toben Opurum; DEs Marcus Dixon and Austen Lane; NT Miguel Chavis; LB Orie Lemon; CBs Vincent Agnew and Semaj Moody; and FS Bradley McDougald are players believe to be fighting to avoid the cut, and they could help themselves with big plays, not just on offense and defense, but on special teams in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 24, against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Marcus Dixon player page
Kevin Brock player page
Austen Lane player page
Cyrus Gray player page


  Chiefs | Austen Lane claimed    Fri Jun 14, 05:32 PM

The Kansas City Chiefs have claimed DE Austen Lane off waivers from the Jacksonville Jaguars. In a corresponding move, the team released DT Daniel Muir.

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Daniel Muir player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two cut    Thu Jun 13, 10:23 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars waived DE Austen Lane and CB Trey Wilson.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Week 16 Inactives    Sun Dec 23, 11:45 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared CB Antwaun Molden, DL Austen Lane, LB Brandon M. Marshall, OT Eben Britton, RB Jonathan Grimes, RB Maurice Jones-Drew, RB Rashad Jennings inactive for Week 16.

Maurice Jones-Drew player page
Antwaun Molden player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Seven probable    Fri Dec 7, 02:21 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Tyson Alualu (calf), CB Derek Cox (hamstring), FB Greg Jones (thigh), DE Austen Lane (foot), CB Rashean Mathis (groin) and C Brad Meester (foot) practiced Friday, Dec. 7, and S Dwight Lowery (foot) was limited. All are probable for Week 14.

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Rashean Mathis player page
Greg Jones player page
Dwight Lowery player page
Derek Cox player page
Tyson Alualu player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two limited    Wed Dec 5, 04:38 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox (hamstring) and DE Austen Lane (foot) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 5.

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Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Week 13 Inactives    Sun Dec 2, 11:34 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared DL Austen Lane, CB Derek Cox, DL Jeris Pendleton, RB Jordan Todman, RB Maurice Jones-Drew, OG Steve Vallos, WR Toney Clemons inactive for Week 13.

Footballguys view: New Jaguar Jason Babin gets the start for Lane this week.

Maurice Jones-Drew player page
Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two ruled out    Fri Nov 30, 02:17 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox (hamstring) and DE Austen Lane (foot) both did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 30, and have been ruled out of the team's Week 13 game.

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Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two miss practice    Thu Nov 29, 03:41 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox (hamstring) and DE Austen Lane (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 29.

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Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Four do not practice     Wed Nov 28, 05:04 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars C Brad Meester (foot), DE Austen Lane (foot), DT Tyson Alualu (calf) and CB Derek Cox (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 28.

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Derek Cox player page
Tyson Alualu player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Three defenders injured in Week 12    Sun Nov 25, 09:50 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars CBs Derek Cox (hamstring) and Aaron Ross (dehydration) did not play in the second half of the Week 12 game against the Tennessee Titans due to injury. DE Austen Lane (leg) came out of the game late due to a leg ailment.

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Aaron Ross player page
Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Austen Lane, C.J. Mosley to remain starters    Wed Oct 17, 12:30 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey said DE Austen Lane and DT C.J. Mosley will stay in the starting lineup Week 7 after they started in place of DE Andre Branch and DT Terrance Knighton in Week 5.

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C.J. Mosley player page
Terrance Knighton player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Nine probable    Fri Sep 28, 06:58 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Tyson Alualu (undisclosed), OT Cameron Bradfield (ankle), OG Eben Britton (ankle), RB Rashad Jennings (knee), DE Austen Lane (foot), C Brad Meester (undisclosed), RB Montell Owens (concussion), WR Laurent Robinson (concussion) and CB Kevin Rutland (concussion) practiced in full Friday, Sept. 28, and are probable for Week 4.

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Montell Owens player page
Laurent Robinson player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Tyson Alualu player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Seven practice in full    Thu Sep 27, 06:29 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Cameron Bradfield (ankle), OG Eben Britton (ankle), RB Rashad Jennings (knee), DE Austen Lane (foot), C Brad Meester (undisclosed), RB Montell Owens (concussion) and CB Kevin Rutland (concussion) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Montell Owens player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Four practice in full    Wed Sep 26, 08:49 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OL Cameron Bradfield (ankle), DE Austen Lane (foot), RB Montell Owens (concussion) and CB Kevin Rutland (concussion) were each able to practice in full Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Montell Owens player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Week 3 Inactives    Sun Sep 23, 11:48 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared DL Austen Lane, OT Cameron Bradfield, LB Daryl Smith, OT Eben Britton, DL George Selvie, DL Jeris Pendleton, RB Rashad Jennings inactive for Week 3.

Footballguys view: Jennings is struggling to get back from a knee injury, so it's a full workload for Maurice Jones-Drew again today.

Daryl Smith player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two questionable    Fri Sep 21, 04:03 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Cameron Bradfield (ankle) and DE Austen Lane (foot) were limited in practice Friday, Sept. 21, and are questionable for Week 3.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two limited    Thu Sep 20, 05:23 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Cameron Bradfield (ankle) and DE Austen Lane (foot) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 20.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two limited in practice    Wed Sep 19, 05:46 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox (hamstring) and DE Austen Lane (foot) were both limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 19.

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Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Week 2 Inactives    Sun Sep 16, 11:44 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared DL Austen Lane, OT Cameron Bradfield, LB Daryl Smith, CB Derek Cox, OT Eben Britton, DL George Selvie, RB Rashad Jennings inactive for Week 2.

Footballguys view: With Britton out, journeyman Herb Taylor will start at left guard. Maurice Jones-Drew is still a solid play this week as he has produced through worse conditions.

Daryl Smith player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Five out    Fri Sep 14, 01:50 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars RB Rashad Jennings (knee), OL Cameron Bradfield (ankle), DE Austen Lane (foot), DE George Selvie (knee) and LB Daryl Smith (groin) are out for Week 2. CB Derek Cox (hamstring) and OL Eben Britton (ankle) are questionable.

Footballguys view: Smith's injury was worse than reported. He is letting down his owners in IDP leagues who drafted him as an LB3/LB4. With Jennings out, Maurice Jones-Drew is back to be a strong RB1.

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Daryl Smith player page
Rashad Jennings player page
Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Six miss practice    Thu Sep 13, 03:07 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OL Cameron Bradfield (ankle), OL Eben Britton (ankle), RB Rashad Jennings (knee), DE Austen Lane (foot), DE George Selvie (knee) and LB Michael Smith (groin) all missed practice Thursday, Sept. 13.

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Rashad Jennings player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Five miss practice     Wed Sep 12, 04:58 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OL Cameron Bradfield (ankle), OL Eben Britton (ankle), DE Austen Lane (foot), DE George Selvie (knee) and LB Daryl Smith (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

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Daryl Smith player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Four not practicing    Wed Sep 12, 01:12 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OG Eben Britton (ankle), DE Austen Lane (foot), DE George Selvie (knee) and LB Daryl Smith (groin) are not participating in practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

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Daryl Smith player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Week 1 Inactives    Sun Sep 9, 11:41 AM

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared DL Austen Lane, WR Brian Robiskie, LB Daryl Smith, CB Derek Cox, DL George Selvie, DL Jeris Pendleton, OG Josh Beekman inactive for Week 1.

Footballguys view: Smith's absence is an upgrade for the Vikings running game, but it looks like Toby Gerhart and Adrian Peterson will split carries.

Daryl Smith player page
Brian Robiskie player page
Derek Cox player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Three ruled out    Fri Sep 7, 01:26 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DEs Austen Lane (foot) and George Selvie (knee) and LB Daryl Smith (groin) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 7, and have been ruled out for Week 1.

Footballguys view: Smith's absence is an upgrade for Toby Gerhart this week. Kyle Bosworth will get his first NFL start for Smith.

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Daryl Smith player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Three miss practice    Thu Sep 6, 06:50 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Austen Lane (foot), DE George Selvie (knee) and LB Daryl Smith (groin) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

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Daryl Smith player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Four sit out practice    Wed Sep 5, 04:49 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DEs Austen Lane (foot) and George Selvie (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 5. C Brad Meester and DE Aaron Morgan also missed practice but it was for non-football related reasons.

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Austen Lane player page
Aaron Morgan player page


  Jaguars | Focusing on improving pass rush    Tue Aug 14, 01:37 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Aaron Morgan has elevated his play on the defensive line this preseason as the team tries to become more effective at rushing the quarterback this season. DEs Jeremy Mincey and Andre Branch look to be starters for Week 1 at this point with DE Austen Lane (ankle) expected to be out another two weeks and DE John Chick (knee) on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Jeremy Mincey player page
Austen Lane player page
Aaron Morgan player page


  Jaguars | Austen Lane expected to miss two weeks    Thu Aug 2, 07:20 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Austen Lane (foot) suffered a foot sprain during practice Thursday, Aug. 2, and is expected to out for around two weeks.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two injured during practice    Thu Aug 2, 01:18 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DL Austen Lane (foot) suffered a sprained foot during practice Thursday, Aug. 2, and LB Daryl Smith (groin) suffered a groin injury during practice.

Footballguys view: Smith is an LB3/LB4 in IDP leagues, so we'll be waiting for news on the severity of his injury.

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Daryl Smith player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Jeremy Mincey is starter, other DE not so clear    Sun Jun 17, 08:41 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DL Jeremy Mincey is considered a clear-cut starter, but the other defensive end is not as clear. Second-round draft pick DL Andre Branch has the tools to be an edge rusher, and his progress has impressed defensive line coach Joe Cullen. DLs John Chick, Austen Lane and Aaron Morgan are also in the mix and expected to challenge.

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Jeremy Mincey player page
Austen Lane player page
Aaron Morgan player page


  Jaguars | Coach expects Austen Lane to take next step    Fri Apr 6, 03:32 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive line coach Joe Cullen said he expects DE Austen Lane to take another step in his development and improve his play on the field.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Austen Lane headed to IR    Tue Oct 18, 04:06 PM

The Jacksonville Jaguars will place DL Austen Lane (shoulder) on the Injured Reserve list, according to sources. He will discover if he needs surgery Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Six probable for Week 16    Fri Dec 24, 04:59 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars FB Greg Jones (back), OG Vincent Manuwai (foot), OT Jordan Black (ankle), DE Austen Lane (knee), DT Terrance Knighton (back) and SS Courtney Greene (shoulder) participated in practice Friday, Dec. 24, reports Jeff Elliott, of The Florida Times-Union. They are listed as probable for Week 16 and are expected to play.

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Greg Jones player page
Terrance Knighton player page
Courtney Greene player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Several limited in Thursday's practice    Thu Dec 23, 06:47 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Jordan Black (ankle), SS Courtney Greene (shoulder), RB Greg Jones (back), DT Terrance Knighton (back), DE Austen Lane (knee), and OG Vincent Manuwai (foot) all were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 23.

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Greg Jones player page
Terrance Knighton player page
Courtney Greene player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Seven limited Wednesday    Wed Dec 22, 04:19 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Jordan Black (ankle), S Courtney Greene (shoulder), FB Greg Jones (back), DL Terrance Knighton (back), DL Austen Lane (knee), OG Vincent Manuwai (foot) and OG Justin Smiley (head) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 22, according to Jaguars.com.

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Greg Jones player page
Terrance Knighton player page
Courtney Greene player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Three probable for Week 15    Fri Dec 17, 08:07 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars TE Zach X. Miller (ankle) and DLs Tyson Alualu (knee) and Austen Lane (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 17, reports Jeff Elliott, of The Florida Times-Union. They are listed as probable for Week 15 and are expected to play.

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Tyson Alualu player page
Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Six limited Thursday    Thu Dec 16, 05:17 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars S Courtney Greene (shoulder), OG Vincent Manuwai (foot), DL Aaron Morgan (hamstring), QB David Garrard (hamstring), DL Austen Lane (knee) and FB Montell Owens (hamstring) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

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David Garrard player page
Montell Owens player page
Courtney Greene player page
Austen Lane player page
Aaron Morgan player page


  Jaguars | Austen Lane inactive for Week 14    Sun Dec 12, 03:52 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DL Austen Lane (knee) injured his knee in Week 14 and was considered doubtful to return to the game, reports CBSSports.com.

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Austen Lane player page


  Jaguars | Two DEs to see more time Week 8    Sat Oct 30, 01:35 PM

Jacksonville Jaguars DEs Austen Lane and Aaron Morgan will see increased playing time in Week 8 because of the injury to DE Jeremy Mincey (hand), according to Tania Ganguli, of The Florida Times-Union.

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Aaron Morgan player page