Dolphins DT Paul Soliai suffered a left knee injury during Week 2 win over the Colts, so adding another defensive linemen at least provides them some temporary depth at the position.
Austin, 24, was selected in the second-round of the 2011 draft, but only appeared in eight games for the Giants due to injuries and a suspension. The Lions also met with Austin since his release.
- Wilson adds that Miami also brought in defensive linemen Jerell Powe, Marcus Dixon and Antonio Dixon for workouts as well.
Seattle has a pretty deep group of defensive lineman, although a few players are dealing with injuries. It’s hard to say what Austin offers given that he’s played in only a handful of games since entering the NFL.