26-Year-Old Defensive End – Free Agent
2014 Fantasy Football Outlook
Signed by the Bears this offseason at the recommendation of defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, a previous coach of his in Jacksonville, Lane will compete for a depth role along the defensive line. Thou...
2014 ADP: –
Austen Lane Contract Information:
Waived by the Bears in August 2014.
Lane was waived by the Bears on Saturday, ESPN Chicago reports.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Lane was signed to provide depth along the defensive line after Jacksonville released him prior to training camp.
Lane has been a training camp star for the past couple of seasons, but has yet to see that productivity really translate to gameday. The addition of second-round draft pick Andre Branch should only up the pressure on Lane, who's fast running out of time to prove he's worth more than a rotational role with the defense.
Lane will serve as a backup defensive end.