Morgantown, West Virginia – According to multiple sources and his own social media accounts, legendary former wide receiver for the West Virginia Mountaineers, Tavon Austin, has signed a deal to play for the Buffalo Bills.
Austin, who was the 8th overall pick of the 2013 NFL draft, played last season with the Jacksonville Jaguars, finishing the season with 24 receptions for 213 yards and one touchdown.
While at West Virginia, had 114 catches for 1,289 yards and 12 touchdowns to go with 643 yards and three scores on the ground during the 2012 season.
Austin has bounced around to multiple teams – St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, Jaguars and now the Bills – during his NFL career.
Tavon Austin was a MENACE at West Virginia 🔥pic.twitter.com/0rwOsKhkHJ
— PointsBet Sportsbook (@PointsBetUSA) June 3, 2022
Our @BuffaloBills are signing WR Tavon Austin, according to a source and Austin’s IG. Former eighth overall pick played for the Jaguars last year – @MikeGarafolo
Welcome @Tayaustin01 🙏 pic.twitter.com/K5OovZkTpS
— 24/7Buffandemonium (@247BufFandem1) June 3, 2022