Austin has only played in one game for Detroit over the last three years, but was considered to have a strong chance to see more action in 2015.
Only two injured players dot the inactive list released Sunday by the
The healthy scratches are quarterback
Fairley was the only player who had been ruled out prior to Sunday. He's dealing with a knee injury. The other six players listed are healthy scratches.
Fairley has been out since suffering a knee injury in Week 8 against the Falcons.