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Miles Austin
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Miles Austin at the Time Warner Cable booth at the State Fair of Texas on September 29, 2009.
No. 19     Philadelphia Eagles
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: June 30, 1984 (1984-06-30) (age 35)
Place of birth: Summit, New Jersey, USA
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Monmouth
Undrafted in 2006
Debuted in 2006 for the Dallas Cowboys
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Pro Bowl (2009, 2010)
  • NFC receiving yards leader (2009)
  • PFWA Most Improved Player of the Year (2009)
  • Cowboys franchise record 250 receiving yards in single game
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2011
Receptions 211
Receiving Yards 3,294
Receiving TDs 28
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Miles Jonathon Austin III (born June 30, 1984) is an American football player. He plays as a wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys. He was signed by the Cowboys in 2006. Austin played college football for the Monmouth Hawks. Austin's professional career was quiet at first, but Austin had a breakout year in 2009. He also had a great season in 2010, but missed much of 2011 with an injury. In his NFL career from 2006 to the present, Austin has 211 catches, 3,294 total receiving yards, and 28 total touchdowns. He also has 11 attempts, 94 yards, and a touchdown rushing.

Austin, with the help of his family, owns the Austin Family Foundation, which helps improve the mental and physical status of young people.

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