Corvey Irvin DL DET 5 Months

Lions released DT Corvey Irvin.

Irvin made three tackles in six games for the Cowboys last season but was released in March. It wasn't a good sign that he couldn't stick on arguably the league's shallowest defensive line in Dallas. Irvin just turned 29 this month.

Corvey Irvin DL DET 8 Months

Lions signed DT Corvey Irvin, formerly of the Cowboys.

Irvin was released by the Cowboys last week. Irvin appeared in only six games last season, notching three tackles. Two months shy of his 29th birthday, Irvin will need an impressive camp to crack the 53-man roster.

Corvey Irvin DL DET 8 Months

Cowboys waived/released DT Corvey Irvin, T/G Jeff Olson, and OG Ray Dominguez.

Corvey Irvin DL DET 12 Months

Cowboys signed DT Corvey Irvin.

He's taking the roster spot of LB Caesar Rayford. Irvin has made 18 career appearances, including 12 for the Bucs last season. He'll provide depth for the Cowboys' banged up defensive line.

Corvey Irvin DL DET May 13 '13

Bears signed DTs Corvey Irvin and Christian Tupou, CB Maurice Jones, and WR Demetrius Fields.

These players earned contracts with solid performance at rookie minicamp. Irvin is the most notable name. A third-round pick in 2009 out of Georgia, Irvin has bounced between the Panthers, Bucs, Lions, and Jaguars' rosters.

Corvey Irvin DL DET May 02 '13

Bucs released DT Corvey Irvin.

Irvin, 28 tomorrow, recorded six tackles in 12 games for the Bucs last season. He was made expendable after the team drafted three defensive linemen.

Corvey Irvin DL DET Sep 01 '12

Bucs claimed DT Corvey Irvin off waivers from the Jaguars.

The No. 93 pick of the 2009 draft, Irvin has appeared in just six career games. He's unlikely to stick in Tampa.

Corvey Irvin DL DET Dec 02 '11

Jaguars signed DT Corvey Irvin from their practice squad.

Irvin was waived by the Panthers in early September after running as a starter in training camp. He'll add depth on the interior with run-plugging NT "Pot Roast" Knighton expected to miss another game.

Corvey Irvin DL DET Sep 05 '11

Lions claimed DT Corvey Irvin off waivers from the Panthers.

Irvin never panned out as a 2009 third-round pick in Carolina, but the Lions likely had a high draft grade on him coming out of Georgia. Irvin will be given a shot to be Detroit's fourth defensive tackle until Nick Fairley gets healthy.

Corvey Irvin DL DET Sep 03 '11

Panthers waived DT Corvey Irvin, DT Nick Hayden, CB Kendric Burney, OL John Gianninoto, DE Malcolm Tatum, WR Darvin Adams, and DT Deljuan Robinson.

The Panthers are now down to 70 players; this is no easy process. Burney and Adams are expected to receive practice squad consideration in Carolina. Adams was Cam Newton's pal at Auburn. Irvin has busted as a former third-round pick.