Tavon Austin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys planning big role for Tavon Austin

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys are planning to get the ball to Tavon Austin and utilize his skills much more than his previous team did. After spending the first five seasons of his NFL career with the St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams, Austin was traded to the Cowboys last month for a sixth-round draft..." May 11

  • Rams trade Tavon Austin to Cowboys for sixth-round pick

    NFL.com "The Cowboys didn't maintain the status quo at the wide receiver position after selecting Michael Gallup in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft. On Saturday, the Cowboys added another piece to the offense by shipping a sixth-round pick (192nd overall) to the Los Angeles Rams in exchange for..." April 28

  • Tavon Austin restructures deal to stay with Rams

    NFL.com "Tavon Austin was drafted to be the Rams' X-factor, and while he flirted with the role from time to time, he never fully filled it. It seemed after a year in which Los Angeles turned to other options to stock its receiving corps, Austin was on his way out. He was making far too much money..." March 15

  • Rams holding out hope of trading Tavon Austin

    Pro Football Talk "The Rams are holding out hold they can get something — anything? — for receiver Tavon Austin in a trade, Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports. Interested teams, though, expect the Rams to cut Austin, so Los Angeles isn’t finding anything to its liking. Austin has four years remaining on the..." March 14

  • Rams Shopping WR Tavon Austin For Trade Offers

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Rams are shopping WR Tavon Austin for trade offers as we draw closer to the start of the 2018 league year. Rapoport admits that Austin is a player the Rams could end up releasing so there’s no guarantee a deal gets done. Austin hasn’t come close to..." March 12

  • Source: Tavon Austin Has Interest from Four NFL Teams, Wants To Play for The Eagles

    Crossing Broad "I got a decent amount of pushback from a story I wrote last week floating the idea of bringing Tavon Austin to Philadelphia. The Rams are releasing the receiver/runner/returner two seasons after signing him to a four-year, $42 million deal. He was due eight million this season and has largely..." March 09

  • Los Angeles Rams will trade or release Tavon Austin

    NFL.com "Tavon Austin will be in the market for a new team after five years with the Rams organization. The Rams will either trade or release the former No. 8 overall draft pick, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported, via a source informed of the situation. Coming out of West Virginia in 2013, Austin..." March 01

  • Rams already owe Tavon Austin $5 million for 2018

    Pro Football Talk "As the annual lists of veterans with bloated contracts that could be terminated are compiled, one player presents an intriguing dilemma to his current team. Rams receiver Tavon Austin, widely regarded as being on the outs, has a contract that already guarantees him $5 million this year, in the..." February 19

  • Rams' Tavon Austin could solve Jets' search for game-changing returner

    Newark Star-Ledger "Todd Bowles had a pretty simple philosophy regarding punt and kick returners when the Jets first hired him in 2015. He wouldn't keep a specialist on the 53-man roster. His returner, whoever he was, had to contribute elsewhere, too. Antonio Cromartie, Jeremy Kerley and C.J. Spiller were among..." February 07

  • Tavon Austin could be on the outs in Los Angeles

    Pro Football Talk "It was less than a year and a half ago that the Rams extended wide receiver Tavon Austin‘s contract. Now, they might be looking to get out from under it. Via Alden Gonzalez of ESPN.com, the Rams could be about to cut Austin, since he, you know, doesn’t really do much for them and they can save..." February 06