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Scott Paxson | Defensive Lineman

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (32) / 2/3/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 290
College: Penn State
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Browns released DL Scott Paxson with an injury settlement.
Paxson appeared in all 16 games for the Browns last season, making 21 tackles and one sack. He'll look for work as a reserve run stuffer. Fri, Sep 7, 2012 06:23:00 PM

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Scott Paxson has been lining up as the Browns' starting nose tackle next to Ahtyba Rubin in OTA practices.

After first trying out for the NFL in 2006, Paxson spent time on the practice squads of the Steelers and Packers. He played all 16 games for the Browns last season, albeit in a reserve role. Paxson appears to have the early edge on rookies John Hughes and Billy Winn to fill in for starter Phil Taylor (torn pectoral).
Thu, Jun 7, 2012 01:54:00 PM

Steelers promoted DL Scott Paxson from their practice squad.

Paxson can play nose and end and will be a backup at both positions.
Mon, Dec 1, 2008 02:19:00 PM

Steelers signed DT Scott Paxson and released LB Patrick Bailey.

Paxson will backup Chris Hoke Sunday for the Steelers, who will be without Casey Hampton in the middle of their defensive line.
Sat, Oct 4, 2008 01:37:00 PM

Steelers signed DT Scott Paxson to a futures contract.

Paxson has spent time on PIttsburgh's practice squad over the past two seasons, but hasn't made an impact in the NFL after not being drafted out of Penn State.
Tue, Jan 15, 2008 03:04:00 PM

Steelers rookie DE Scott Paxson's rape trial is scheduled for September 27-28.

It's conveniently Pittsburgh's bye week. Paxson went undrafted in April, likely in part because he was accused of assaulting a fellow Penn State student while still in school.
Thu, Jul 20, 2006 10:50:00 PM

Steelers signed DEs Scott Paxson and Mike Kudla.

Paxson was a starter on Penn State's defensive line but wasn't drafted after an alleged rape of a female student. Ohio State's Kudla set a weightlifting record at the NFL Combine.
Mon, May 1, 2006 03:47:00 PM

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