Corvey Irvin

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Corvey Irvin
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Irvin in the 2012 NFL season.
No. 92     Calgary Stampeders
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-05-03) May 3, 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth: Augusta, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 295 lb (134 kg)
Career information
High school: Augusta (GA) Laney
College: Georgia
NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 3 / Pick: 93
Debuted in 2010 for the Carolina Panthers
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles 14
Sacks 0.0
Forced Fumbles 0
Stats at

Corvey Irvin (born May 3, 1985) is an American football defensive tackle for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Georgia.

Irvin has also been a member of the Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions.

Professional career[edit]

Irvin was claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 1, 2012. He worked out at Chicago Bears minicamp in 2013,[1] and was signed on May 13.[2] On August 31, 2013, Irvin was released.[3]

On November 12, 2013, Irvin signed a contract with the Dallas Cowboys[4]

On March 4, 2014, Irvin signed with the Detroit Lions.[5]


  1. ^ Jahns, Adam (2013-05-10). "Bears invite 33 players to rookie camp on tryout basis". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved 2013-05-12. 
  2. ^ Mayer, Larry (2013-05-13). "Bears add four players from rookie minicamp". Chicago Bears. Retrieved 2013-05-13. 
  3. ^ Biggs, Brad (2013-08-31). "Bears waive LB Thomas to reach roster limit". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2013-08-31. 
  4. ^ Wetzel, John (2013-11-12). "Dallas Cowboys sign free-agent DT Corvey Irvin, add OT John Wetzel to practice squad; 3 players released". Dallas Morning News. Retrieved 2013-11-12. 
  5. ^ Gantt, Darin. "Lions sign well-traveled defensive tackle Corvey Irvin". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved 18 March 2014. 

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