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Denver Broncos Sign Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin
May 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Since being released by the New York Giants at the end of training camp last summer, Marvin Austin has had a bit of a difficult time finding work in the NFL. ***VIDEO1*** After being beaten out for his job by veteran Mike Patterson, he signed with the Miami Dolphins back on September...

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin as Roster Depth
October 22nd, 2013 at 7:45 AM
Marvin Austin has had a hard time keeping a job in 2013. He was cut from the New York Giants in late August during the team's final roster cuts and lost out to Mike Patterson. After his tenure with the Giants, Austin signed with the Miami Dolphins on September 24 as...

Miami Dolphins Sign Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin
September 24th, 2013 at 11:11 AM
It took quite some time, but former New York Giants defensive tackle Marvin Austin finally has a new home. CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports that Austin has officially signed with the Miami Dolphins. Austin, a second-round pick of the Giants in the 2011 NFL Draft, never really lived up to...

New York Giants DT Mike Patterson Ready to Renew NFC East Rivalry Vs. Dallas Cowboys
September 6th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
This past weekend, Mike Patterson survived the New York Giants roster cuts and made the final 53-man roster and will be a part of a five-man defensive tackle rotation that includes Cullen Jenkins, Linval Joseph, Johnathan Hankins and Shaun Rogers; Markus Kuhn is on the roster too, but is beginning...

Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin Visits Detroit Lions; Could Sign This Week
September 3rd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
One of the non surprising cuts the New York Giants made on Saturday night was the release of defensive tackle Marvin Austin, who never lived up to expectations after being drafted in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft. The former University of North Carolina graduate wasted no time in...

New York Giants DT Mike Patterson Happy to Be Healthy, Showing He Can Compete for Spot
August 29th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Two years ago, Mike Patterson's life was in serious jeopardy when he collapses at the Philadelphia Eagles training camp and was being rushed to the hospital after suffering a seizure on the field. Despite going against doctors orders, Patterson played through the 2011 season without any instances with a rare...

New York Giants DT Marvin Austin Knows Clock is Ticking on Career, Time with Team
August 15th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
When the New York Giants selected Marvin Austin back in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft, there were a lot of high expectations for him coming out of the University of North Carolina. But, thus far, his career has not been kind to him. Austin's rookie season in the...

New York Giants DE Justin Tuck Says Defensive Tackle Competition Heating up at Camp
August 9th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The New York Giants struggled to stop the run last season, to in order to shore up that part of the defense, general manager Jerry Reese focused on bulking up the middle of the defensive line. Following Chris Canty's release from the team after four seasons, the team replaced him with...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Understands He Has a Lot to Prove: “I’ve Got to Show What I Can Do”
June 23rd, 2013 at 2:30 PM
Pro football has not yet been kind to former North Carolina defensive tackle Marvin Austin. And as he enters his third NFL season, it's not going to get any easier for him. In fact, he faces the most steep uphill battle of his young career as the New York Giants...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Had Knee Surgery in January
June 11th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
In some non-Hakeem Nicks or Victor Cruz contract soap opera news, New York Giants' defensive tackle Marvin Austin told reporters at mandatory mini-camp that following Big Blue's 2012 campaign, he underwent surgery to correct an issue (torn meniscus) that caused his knee to lock up. Given that Austin practiced during...