|No. 86 – Los Angeles Chargers|
|Born:||October 11, 1995|
Charlotte, North Carolina
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight:||175 lb (79 kg)|
(Charlotte, North Carolina)
|NFL Draft:||2018 / Round: 7 / Pick: 255|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Austin Proehl (born October 11, 1995) is an American football wide receiver for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Carolina.
Proehl played college football for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Proehl was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the seventh round (255th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft. He was waived on September 1, 2018.
On September 3, 2018, Proehl was signed to the Tennessee Titans' practice squad, but was released the following day 
On October 23, 2018, Proehl was signed to the Los Angeles Rams practice squad.
Proehl signed a reserve/future contract with the Rams on February 6, 2019. He was waived during final roster cuts on August 30, 2019.
In October 2019, Proehl was drafted by the XFL to play for the Seattle Dragons. On February 8, 2020, Proehl caught 14-yard and 57-yard touchdown passes from Brandon Silvers, the former being the first touchdown in XFL history. He had his contract terminated when the league suspended operations on April 10, 2020.
Proehl had a tryout with the Chicago Bears on August 17, 2020.
On January 4, 2021, Proehl signed a reserve/future contract with the San Francisco 49ers. He was waived on May 17, 2021.
On May 18, 2021, Proehl was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Chargers.
He is the son of former NFL receiver Ricky Proehl. Ricky played college football at Wake Forest and played in the NFL from 1990 to 2006 for the Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams, Carolina Panthers, and Indianapolis Colts.