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Miles Austin

Cleveland Browns
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Browns | Miles Austin should play next year

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:10:20 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (kidney) can be a free agent after this year, but he's been told he should be able to play next year after lacerating his kidney Nov. 30. Austin isn't allowed to do any physical activity right now, and he'll have a CAT scan in four weeks to see how his cut is healing. His injury is not career-threatening.

Fantasy Tip: It's hard to say what Austin's fantasy value will be next season since he'll likely be playing for a different team. However, he probably won't be anything more than a WR3 or flex play, depending on where he lands.

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Browns | Miles Austin injury update

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:40:41 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (kidney) has been diagnosed with a lacerated kidney, according to LB Karlos Dansby.

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Browns | Miles Austin placed on IR

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 08:37:43 -0800

The Cleveland Browns placed WR Miles Austin (hip) on the Reserve/Injured list Wednesday, Dec. 3.

Fantasy Tip: Andrew Hawkins will likely see an increase in targets, and could be a nice sleeper option in FantasyScore this week with a price of $4,300, especially with opponents likely focusing on slowing down Josh Gordon.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Aaron Wilson

Browns | Miles Austin remains hospitalized

Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:44:49 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (kidney) will spend a third night in a Buffalo hospital Tuesday, Dec. 2, due to the kidney injury suffered in the Week 12 loss against the Buffalo Bills. The team said he is being kept for precautionary reasons, but has not disclosed any other details of his injury.

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Browns | Miles Austin to remain in hospital

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:52:42 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (kidney) will stay in a hospital Monday night while recovering from a kidney injury he sustained Sunday, Nov. 30. It is not known when Austin is expected to be released, according to head coach Mike Pettine.

Fantasy Tip: Keep tabs on Austin's status throughout the week. He could be a decent sleeper option if priced cheaply enough on FantasyScore for Week 14.

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Browns | Miles Austin had kidney problem

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 09:10:55 -0800

Updating a previous item, Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (kidney) remained in a Buffalo hospital overnight Sunday, Nov. 30, due to a kidney injury he suffered in the Week 13 game. Austin had seven catches for a team-high 86 yards in the loss to the Buffalo Bills.

Fantasy Tip: It's unknown if Austin will be able to return in Week 14 against the Indianapolis Colts, but he's nothing more than a flex play at FantasyScore if he's on the field, and the Colts have been pretty strong against wide receivers this season.

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Browns | Miles Austin taken to hospital

Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:53:42 -0800

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (stomach) was taken to the hospital via stretcher after the Week 13 game against the Buffalo Bills due to abdominal pain.

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Browns | Will be active in WR market

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:35:57 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are expected to be active in exploring free-agent wide receivers. Their receiving corps doesn't have much size outside of likely suspended WR Josh Gordon. WRs Miles Austin and Nate Burleson have long injury histories. Cleveland may pursue CFL standout Duron Carter, son of Hall of Famer Cris Carter, once his season is complete.

Fantasy Tip: Andrew Hawkins could be a candidate to emerge out of the slot, but he's anything but tall. We wouldn't throw much at any of the non-Gordon wideouts until Cleveland finalizes its roster and depth chart.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jason La Canfora

Browns | Miles Austin practicing

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:15:02 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is participating in practice Saturday, July 26.

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Browns | Charles Johnson intriguing

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:22:15 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Charles X. Johnson is expected to get a chance to rise up the depth chart and challenge the older Miles Austin and Nate Burleson for snaps.

Fantasy Tip: The 6-foot-2, 215-pounder, who has battled knee injuries, was called "intriguing" by Tom Reed and is someone to watch during the year.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Tom Reed

Browns | Miles Austin sitting

Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:15:42 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is not participating in practice Wednesday, June 11, because of a hamstring injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: USA TODAY Sports - Jim Corbett

Browns | Miles Austin not practicing

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:30:14 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is not participating in practice Tuesday, June 10.

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Browns | Taking things slow with Miles Austin

Fri, 23 May 2014 20:25:01 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine said the team is being cautious with WR Miles Austin this offseason, because he has dealt with hamstring injuries the last few seasons.

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Browns | Miles Austin got signing bonus

Thu, 22 May 2014 12:12:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin received a $300,000 signing bonus, which was his only guarantee.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jason La Canfora

Browns | Miles Austin contract update

Wed, 21 May 2014 10:35:18 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin is scheduled to receive a base salary of $1.7 million this upcoming season. His contract also included a $300,000 signing bonus.

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Browns | Miles Austin sits out

Wed, 21 May 2014 09:04:27 -0700

Cleveland Browns WR Miles Austin (undisclosed) did not participate in organized team activities Wednesday, May 21.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Mary Kay Cabot

Browns | Miles Austin signs

Thu, 15 May 2014 12:13:36 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have signed unrestricted free-agent WR Miles Austin (Cowboys) to an undisclosed deal.

Fantasy Tip: There was a day when this would be big news for fantasy, but the days of Austin being a viable weekly fantasy option are over. At best, Austin could be a weekly flex consideration. Given his “unblemished” injury history, he is anything but a safe pick in this year’s drafts.

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Cowboys | Could have interest in re-signing Miles Austin

Wed, 14 May 2014 14:41:13 -0700

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett said free-agent WR Miles Austin is absolutely a possibility to return to the team. "We love Miles Austin, we really do," Garrett said. "Obviously, drafting Devin Street (Saturday), we addressed the receiver position a little bit. But Miles has been a really good player for us."

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Browns | Could be interested in two WRs

Tue, 13 May 2014 05:15:03 -0700

The Cleveland Browns could be interested in free-agent WR Miles Austin (Cowboys) and WR Santonio Holmes (Jets).

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Cowboys | Miles Austin released

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:55:38 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have released WR Miles Austin.

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Jets | Could be interested in Miles Austin

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:26:15 -0700

The New York Jets could be interested in WR Miles Austin (Cowboys) if he is released by the Dallas Cowboys.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Cowboys | Miles Austin could be a June 1 cut

Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:44:18 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin may be a June 1 casualty of the salary cap instead of being cut right away. Even though Austin could be cut loose in the next few weeks, the team could save $5.5 million by designating him as a June 1 cut instead.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Dallas Morning News - Rainer Sabin

Cowboys | DeMarcus Ware, Miles Austin not coming back?

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 09:28:58 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys may not be able to find a way to restructure the contracts of DE DeMarcus Ware and WR Miles Austin this offseason. Cutting Ware would save the Cowboys $13 million, and Austin is due to make $5.5 million in 2014.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jason La Canfora

Jets | Looking at Emmanuel Sanders, Miles Austin

Sun, 16 Feb 2014 23:11:28 -0800

The New York Jets are likely to cut WR Santonio Holmes, which would save the team $8.25 million for 2014. The Jets are thought to have interest in using that money on Pittsburgh Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders or Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin if either is cut by his respective club.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Cowboys | Miles Austin, Kyle Orton could be cut

Sun, 16 Feb 2014 00:20:04 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin and QB Kyle Orton could be salary cap casualties. While the team may be able to restructure Orton's deal if he still wants to remain with the team, ESPN.com's Todd Archer believes the writing has been on the wall for a while regarding Austin's departure.

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Cowboys | Unlikely to offer Miles Austin a pay cut

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:04:13 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys are not expected to offer WR Miles Austin a pay cut in order to remain with the team. The team is expected to release Austin at some point this offseason.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Todd Archer

Cowboys | Tight against the salary cap

Wed, 22 Jan 2014 13:17:29 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys are tight against the salary cap, which will likely prevent them from doing anything big in free agency. "It's still tight," vice president Stephen Jones said Wednesday afternoon of the salary cap. "I think we always manage through it, but we're still in a tight situation after coming off the penalties ($10 million for violating league rules on WR Miles Austin contract) and the things like that. We're still up against it."

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Cowboys | Miles Austin could be June 1 cut

Mon, 06 Jan 2014 10:45:02 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys could consider releasing WR Miles Austin with a June 1 designation, which would free up $5.5 million in salary cap space this offseason but would add more than $5 million in dead money in 2015.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Todd Archer

Cowboys | Miles Austin achieves milestone

Mon, 30 Dec 2013 03:56:59 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin caught two passes for 22 yards to give him 301 career receptions, and he became the 10th Dallas Cowboy to reach 300 career catches. He also passed Doug Cosbie (300) for ninth all-time in franchise history.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin probable

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:36:39 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 27, and is probable for Week 13.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin practices in full

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:46:18 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) practiced in full Tuesday, Nov. 26.

Fantasy Tip: Austin had just one catch and three targets in his first game back in Week 12. If you're playing him Thursday against the Oakland Raiders, it should only be in a flex spot in very deep leagues.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin practices in full

Mon, 25 Nov 2013 16:32:36 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) was able to take part in a full practice session Monday, Nov. 25.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin ready to go

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:05:36 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) said he is 100 percent and ready to go for Week 12.

Fantasy Tip: It looks like Austin is good to go for Week 12. Get him in your lineups if he is out on the field.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Clarence E. Hill Jr.

Cowboys | Miles Austin practices in full

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:40:27 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 21.

Fantasy Tip: It looks like Austin will finally make his return to game action. He remains a very risky flex play, however, until we see him with a healthy dose of playing time again. Check to see if he's on your waiver wire. He could come in handy in the fantasy playoffs.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin fully practices

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 13:00:57 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Everything is looking good for Austin to be in the lineup in Week 12. Plan on getting him into your lineups if there is no setback.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Charean Williams

Cowboys | Miles Austin practicing

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 10:16:59 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is participating in practice Wednesday, Nov. 20.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin ready

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 06:44:03 -0800

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is ready to return.

Fantasy Tip: He could still be a flex option with the right matchup. Keep an eye on him.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Calvin Watkins

Cowboys | Miles Austin practices

Mon, 18 Nov 2013 09:17:57 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is participating in practice Monday, Nov. 18.

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Cowboys | Terrance Williams continues to mature

Sun, 17 Nov 2013 19:52:00 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Terrance Williams is expected to see a dent in playing time and targets with WR Miles Austin (hamstring) expected back in Week 12. Still, the team has been happy with Williams' maturation. "He's got a real high level of maturity from a work ethic standpoint," receivers coach Derek Dooley said Sunday, Nov. 17. "From an off the field standpoint. From a team standpoint. I think that's one of the things that's contributed to his ability to really have so much success early. He's really made the adjustment from being a college guy to a pro as well as anybody."

Fantasy Tip: It's hard to imagine the team taking targets away from Williams, who has really blossomed during Austin's absence. Plus, Austin isn't exactly the picture of health, and it might just be a matter of time before he is sidelined again. Williams should be treated as a WR4 or flex fantasy option heading into Week 12.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Calvin Watkins

Cowboys | Miles Austin expected back in Week 12

Sun, 17 Nov 2013 19:51:15 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is expected to return for the Week 12 game against the New York Giants.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin practicing

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 08:46:52 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is practicing Wednesday, Nov. 13.

Fantasy Tip: This is a good sign he might be able to return after the bye week.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Todd Archer

Cowboys | Hope Miles Austin can return soon

Tue, 12 Nov 2013 19:56:36 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys are hopeful WR Miles Austin (hamstring) can return soon. He has resumed running and doing some cardio work in rehab, but his return date remains uncertain. The team is hoping time off will allow him to get healthy enough to return to game action.

Fantasy Tip: If Austin is available off the waiver wire in your fantasy league, he might be worth stashing away if you have the roster flexibility. Still, there is no immediate return in sight, so be patient. When he returns, it's possible he might be the No. 3 wideout on the team following the emergence of Terrance Williams.

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Cowboys | Expected to get injured players back

Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:58:38 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys expect to get S J.J. Wilcox (knee), DT Jason Hatcher (neck), CB Morris Claiborne (hamstring) and WR Miles Austin (hamstring) back after their Week 11 bye.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Clarence E. Hill Jr.

Cowboys | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 10 Nov 2013 16:29:41 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared TE Andre P. Smith, OT Darrion Weems, LB DeVonte Holloman, FS J.J. Wilcox, DL Jason Hatcher, WR Miles Austin, CB Morris Claiborne inactive for Week 10.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin doubtful

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 13:30:00 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Nov. 8, and is doubtful for Week 10.

Fantasy Tip: Austin won't play in this one and shouldn't be anywhere near your starting lineup. In fact, he's best left to the waiver wire at this juncture. There are plenty of more capable wideouts that can help your squad's depth.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Charean Williams

Cowboys | Miles Austin misses practice

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:41:16 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) did not practice for the second straight day Thursday, Nov. 7.

Fantasy Tip: It's a long shot for Austin to play this weekend, and we seriously wonder if he'll be of fantasy significance for the rest of the year. Don't let him clog your roster any longer.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Todd Archer

Cowboys | Miles Austin missing practice

Wed, 06 Nov 2013 10:14:17 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) is not participating in practice Wednesday, Nov. 6.

Fantasy Tip: It would be a surprise to see Austin return to the starting lineup this weekend against the New Orleans Saints. Austin has become a lost cause with his recurring hamstring ailments. If you need the space on your roster, don't feel loyal toward holding onto him.

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Cowboys | Two doubtful

Tue, 05 Nov 2013 06:45:44 -0800

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said WR Miles Austin (hamstring) and CB Morris Claiborne (hamstring) are improving but are doubtful for Week 10.

Fantasy Tip: At this point, Austin is causing your team more pain than anything. Especially in shallow leagues, it's probably that time to get rid of him and avoid him clogging your roster any longer. Terrance Williams has risen to the forefront alongside Dez Bryant.

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Cowboys | Miles Austin inactive

Sun, 03 Nov 2013 08:42:23 -0800

Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) has been declared inactive for Week 9.

Fantasy Tip: Terrance Williams will continue to start in Austin's place and should be in all fantasy lineups.

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Cowboys | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 03 Nov 2013 08:42:02 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have declared TE Andre P. Smith, OT Darrion Weems, DL DeMarcus Ware, LB DeVonte Holloman, FS J.J. Wilcox, WR Miles Austin, CB Morris Claiborne inactive for Week 9.

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