Ferris State’s Austin Edwards Signs With Atlanta Falcons

Ferris State standout Austin Edwards will be continuing his football career by signing with the Atlanta Falcons as a preferred free agent.

Edwards was named the Gene Upshaw Division II Lineman of the Year and the GLIAC Player of the Year.

He also was invited to play in the East-West Shrine Bowl back in January.

Last season, Edwards recorded 17.5 tackles, 10.5 sacks, and 64 total stops including a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.

Edwards was a three-year starter for the Bulldogs who earned All-GLIAC and All-American honors during those three seasons.

 

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