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Austin Mack: Let go by San Fran
Mack was waived by San Francisco on Friday, Matt Maiocco of NBC reports.
Mack was signed by the 49ers as an undrafted free agent during this offseason, but failed to retain a roster spot just over a week into camp. Over five college seasons, the 6-foot-2 receiver tallied 161 receptions, 2,369 yards and 12 touchdowns, playing for Indiana his freshman year and Pittsburgh the next four.... See More ... See Less
49ers' Austin Mack: Lands future deal
Mack signed a reserve/future contract with the 49ers on Monday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Mack joined the 49ers' practice squad on Dec. 6 after a stint with the Titans. Previously, he was let go by the Giants during training camp after appearing in 11 games for them in 2020, when he recorded seven catches on 11 targets for 91 yards. The 24-year-old will work to carve out a bigger role for himself in 2022.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Signs with 49ers' practice squad
The 49ers signed Mack to their practice squad Monday.
Mack spent a week on Tennessee's practice squad in late November, but he'll now attempt to carve out a role with the 49ers. The 24-year-old hauled in seven of 11 targets for 91 yards across 11 appearances with the Giants last year but hasn't yet made his season debut in 2021.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Cut from practice squad
The Titans cut Mack from their practice squad Tuesday, Jim Wyatt of the Titans' official website reports.
Mack's stint with the Titans' practice squad was short, as he was signed Nov. 23 and released Nov. 30. The wideout had previously reached an injury settlement with the Giants before the season and will now be in search of his third team this year.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Lands with Tennessee
Mack was added to the Titans' practice squad Tuesday, Jim Wyatt of the team's official site reports.
The wide receiver reached an injury settlement with the Giants prior to the season and has yet to appear in a contest this year. He played 11 games for the Giants in 2020, making seven catches for 91 yards. With the Titans banged up at receiver, Mack will provide much-needed depth for the team.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Works out in Vegas
Mack (hamstring) worked out for the Raiders on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.
Mack spent training camp with the Giants before ending up on their injured reserve due to a hamstring injury. He ultimately reached an injury settlement with the team, which opened up the possibility of landing with a new team. His work out in Las Vegas indicates he has put the hamstring issue behind him.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Receives injury settlement
Mack (hamstring) agreed to an injury settlement with the Giants and was waived off injured reserve Tuesday, Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News reports.
Mack dealt with the hamstring injury throughout camp and was waived with an injury designation at last week's roster deadline before reverting to injured reserve. The 24-year-old caught seven passes for 91 yards in 11 games with the Giants last season and will attempt to latch on with a new team once healthy.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Lands on injured reserve
Mack (hamstring) reverted to the Giants' injured reserve Wednesday.
Mack suffered a hamstring injury in late July and was unable to make the Giants' 53-man roster, but he'll remain in the organization after he went unclaimed on waivers. The 24-year-old will be forced to miss a minimum of three games due to the injury.... See More ... See Less
Austin Mack: Waived with injury
Mack (hamstring) was waived with an injury designation by the Giants on Tuesday, Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News reports.
Mack has been dealing with a hamstring injury since early in training camp and didn't make New York's initial 53-man roster. He appeared in 11 games for Big Blue last season and caught seven passes for 91 yards. He'll revert to injured reserve if he passes through waivers unclaimed.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Dealing with hamstring injury
Mack is nursing a hamstring injury suffered in Friday's practice, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Mack suffered his injury while attempting to make a catch last Friday. With Mack and Kenny Golladay (hamstring) both recovering, and Derrick Dillon (undisclosed) on IR, the Giants had enough motivation to sign wideout Andy Jones to a contract Wednesday.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Suffers apparent injury
Mack appeared to suffer a hamstring injury during practice Friday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Mack pulled up short after extending to catch a pass and appeared to be in pain, punching the ground and slamming his helmet down. The severity of the injury is not yet clear.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Seven catches as a rookie
Mack secured seven of 11 targets for 91 yards across 11 games with the Giants in 2020.
Mack also contributed on special teams. Considering his status as an undrafted free agent, it's relatively impressive that Mack managed to carve out a consistent depth role in New York's receiving corps. The Ohio State product be an exclusive-rights free agent this offseason.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Not targeted Sunday
Mack wasn't targeted during Sunday's 19-17 win over the Bengals.
The 23-year-old played 17 offensive snaps as New York's No. 4 wideout but wasn't targeted in the passing game. Mack's outlook is unlikely to improve given the health of the receiving corps and the injury to quarterback Daniel Jones (hamstring).... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Back down to one catch
Mack caught his lone target for nine yards in Sunday's 27-17 win over the Eagles.
Mack took advantage of an expanded Week 9 role due to Golden Tate sitting out for disciplinary reasons and posted a career-high 72 yards, but he played only 24 offensive snaps (34 percent) against the Eagles and didn't get much attention from quarterback Daniel Jones. Barring injuries ahead of him on the wide receiver depth chart, Mack's unlikely to see the field enough to be a difference-maker moving forward.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Austin Mack: Leads team in receiving Week 9
Mack corralled four of five targets for 72 receiving yards during Sunday's 23-20 win against Washington.
Mack made his fourth appearance of 2020 in Sunday's NFC East tilt, though he had accumulated just one catch for one yard in his three prior outings combined between Weeks 6 and 8. The undrafted rookie from Ohio State made quite an impression with his first opportunities, leading the team in receiving despite commanding half as many targets as top option Evan Engram. Darius Slayton, Sterling Shepard and C.J. Board all remain ahead of Mack on the depth chart, and that does not include Golden Tate (coach's decision), who was a healthy scratch for Week 9. Add in the arrival of Dante Pettis (shoulder) from San Francisco, and it's possible this is Mack's most notable blip on the radar all season.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-2, 215 lbs|
|Birthplace: Fort Wayne, IN|
|School: Ohio St.|