Tavon Austin

Date of Birth
Mar 14, 1991
College
West Virginia
Height
5-8
Weight
176 lbs

Tavon Austin

Bio

Tavon Austin is a wide receiver and kick return specialist for the St. Louis Rams. He was a two-time All-American at West Virginia University and won the Paul Hornung Award as a senior in 2012.

Early Years

Austin was born on March 15, 1991 in Baltimore, MD and played football at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School. He starred as a running back and return specialist at the school, rushing for 2,660 yards and 34 touchdowns as a senior. He signed a letter of intent to play collegiately at West Virginia University, hoping to play running back at the Division I level.

West Virginia University

After arriving at West Virginia, Austin transitioned from a running back to a wide receiver during his freshman season. He caught 15 passes for 151 yards and a touchdown as a true freshman and also returned a...

Statistics
STATS
REC
TAR
YDS
Y/R
TD
LONG
20+
40+
FUM
RZ TAR
1DN
YDS/G
2013 Regular Season
40
69
418
10.5
4
81
2
0
1
10
17
32.15
NFC West
St. Louis Rams