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New Bears DE Austen Lane is versatile, has played for Mel Tucker

Hailing from a small Wisconsin town where green and gold are the primary colors, new Bears defensive end Austen Lane realized he was going to hear it from Packers fans back home. “I would say 95 percent of them were: ‘We’re happy for you, but we’re not going to be cheering for you,’ ’’ Lane said. “But I think Chicago is going to be a great fit.” Lane, who signed...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Tucker, Tice in career-resurrection biz

The Bears sign Austen Lane, a former Mel Tucker disciple, and the Falcons sign former Chicago lineman Gabe Carimi, reuniting disappointing players with their former coaches.
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Sign DE Austen Lane

The Chicago Bears have signed DE Austen Lane, according to his agent Scott Smith of XAM Sports. Lane, 26, was drafted by the Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Murray State. He lasted three years with Jacksonville before he was released last June. The Kansas City Chiefs claimed him off of waivers and later signed with the Lions this past season before being...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Austen Lane may see playing time Sunday

ALLEN PARK, Mich. After getting released by two teams in three months, Austen Lane turned to boxing and mixed martial arts to stay in shape while hoping for another chance in the NFL. He was watching the TV show "The Walking Dead" Sunday night when he got the call from the Detroit Lions. With Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah still hobbled by an ankle injury, Lane could...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

With Ziggy in a walking boot, Lions sign former Jaguars DE Austen Lane

Ziggy Ansah sat down on a stool in front of his locker after practice today, grabbed the walking boot on floor and strapped it around his sprained left ankle. Ansah declined to answer questions about the injury he suffered two weeks ago, in a 31-30 win over the Dallas Cowboys, but the Detroit Lions added some insurance today in case Ansah can’t play Sunday against the Chicago...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs claim DE Austen Lane, release DT Daniel Muir

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs made two moves on their defensive line Friday, releasing tackle Daniel Muir and claiming end Austen Lane off waivers from Jacksonville. Muir never played for the Chiefs, who signed him as a free agent January 18. He played for the Jets last season after having played for Green Bay (2007) and Indianapolis (2008-11). He started 26 of his...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars waive DE Austen Lane, CB Trey Wilson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. The Jacksonville Jaguars have waived defensive end Austen Lane after three seasons and undrafted rookie cornerback Trey Wilson. The team made the moves before its final practice of the offseason. Lane, a fifth-round draft pick from Murray State in 2010, played in 28 games with 16 starts. He had 103 tackles and three sacks. He became expendable with the emergence...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars Defensive End Austen Lane Tweets Workout Schedule, Including Plans to Tweet, Take Photo of His Abs

The Jacksonville Jaguars missed the playoffs again last season with a 5-11 record, but that's nothing that a little hard work won't fix, right? Jaguars defensive end Austen Lane has the answers to the team's woes, with his own workout schedule which he tweeted out on July 8. While his offseason schedule might not correlate to wins for Jacksonville, it's well worth...
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Jaguars’ Austen Lane tweets his workout schedule

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Austen Lane posted a picture of his Monday workout schedule on Twitter.  It’s quite funny, take a look below. By popular demand I’ve decided to post my Monday Workout schedule. Enjoy reaping the benefits twitter world!!!… — Austen Lane (@A_Train_92) July 8, 2012  
Via Pro Football Zone
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Jaguars DE Austen Lane’s workout routine revolves around tweeting, ‘Call of Duty’

With NFL training camp quickly approaching, players have been doing everything they can to prepare themselves for long practices, sweltering heat and a the start of a new season. For some, that means hitting the gym two or three times a day and adhering to a strict diet. For Jaguars defensive end Austen Lane, it means equal parts working out and tweeting with a protein shake and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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