Austin Spitler

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Austin Spitler
No. 45 Washington Redskins
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-10-26) October 26, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth: Dayton, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Bellbrook (OH)
College: Ohio State
NFL draft: 2010 / Round: 7 / Pick: 252
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 31
Sacks: 0.0
Forced Fumbles: 0
Stats at

Austin Spitler (born October 26, 1986) is an American football linebacker for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the seventh round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State where he was a starter and captain.

Professional career[edit]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

Spitler was drafted by the Miami Dolphins with the 252nd overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

Spitler signed with the Baltimore Ravens on June 19, 2014.[1] The Ravens released Spitler on August 25, 2014.[2]

Washington Redskins[edit]

Spitler signed a futures contract with the Washington Redskins on January 8, 2015.[3]


  1. ^ Wilson, Aaron (June 19, 2014). "Ravens signing linebacker Austin Spitler, sources say". Retrieved 2014-07-04. 
  2. ^ Ravens Trim Roster Down To 75
  3. ^ Jones, Mike (January 8, 2015). "Redskins sign linebackers Sapp, Spitler to futures contracts". Retrieved 2015-01-08. 

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