Irvin with the Tampa Bay Bucaneers
|Date of birth:May 3, 1985|
|Place of birth: Augusta, Georgia|
|NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 3 / Pick: 93|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Carolina Panthers ( 2009– 2010)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at CFL.ca|
Corvey Irvin (born May 3, 1985) is an American football defensive tackle for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Georgia.
Irvin has been a member of the Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Calgary Stampeders, Montreal Alouettes, and the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Irvin was claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 1, 2012.
On November 12, 2013, Irvin signed a contract with the Dallas Cowboys
On March 4, 2014, Irvin signed with the Detroit Lions.
Irvin was signed to the Montreal Alouettes (CFL) practice roster on October 10, 2014. He was promoted to the active roster on November 7, 2014. In his one season with the Als Irvin played in 13 games and racked up 11 tackles and 3 sacks.
Irvin was signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) on February 12, 2016. Irvin played in all 18 regular season games for the Riders, contributing 27 tackles and 5 sacks. Following the 2016 season he was not re-signed by the Riders and became a free agent on February 14, 2017.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
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- 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. http://www.dallasnews.com/sports/dallas-cowboys/headlines/20131112-dallas-cowboys-sign-free-agent-dt-corvey-irvin-add-ot-john-wetzel-to-practice-squad-3-players-released.ece. Retrieved 2013-11-12.
- Gantt, Darin. "Lions sign well-traveled defensive tackle Corvey Irvin". Pro Football Talk. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2014/03/04/lions-sign-well-traveled-defensive-tackle-corvey-irvin/. Retrieved 18 March 2014.
- "IRVIN ADDED TO PRACTICE ROSTER". stampeders.com. August 20, 2014. http://stampeders.com/article/irvin-added-to-practice-roster. Retrieved October 7, 2014.
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- "Transactions". cfl.ca. Archived from the original on December 5, 2014. https://web.archive.org/web/20141205005714/http://www.cfl.ca/page/transactions. Retrieved November 20, 2014.
- "Bombers add size, muscle in Corvey Irvin". 2017-03-13. https://www.cfl.ca/2017/03/13/bombers-add-size-muscle-corvey-irvin/.