Scouts Inc. analysis of Austin:
Pros: Very good short-area quickness for size. Shows nimble on feet. Has a quick first step but can improve snap anticipation. Quick hands and uses them well in combat to discard blocks. Possesses excellent range for position and has good lateral quickness when executing defensive line twists.
Cons: He needs to play with a more consistent pad level when taking on double teams. Also will turn shoulders at times when he doesn't win initially and he typically winds up getting washed down the line in those instances. Motor is inconsistent and can disappear throughout the course of games.