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Jason Babin

Jason Babin - #58 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 267 lbs.
Birthday 05/24/1980
Birthplace Kalamazoo, MI
College Western Michigan
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 1st round, 27th pick by Texans

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Jaguars release DT Henderson and four others

Posted April 26, 2010 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday the release of four players, including two-time Pro Bowl DT John Henderson.

2010 draft choices by team: Jaguars

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 11:23 p.m. ET
Here are the players who were chosen by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2010 NFL draft.

Jaguars pleased with compensation for Groves

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 1:23 p.m. ET
What was Al Davis thinking? That is what we're hearing in Jacksonville, where the Jaguars acquired a fifth-round pick the day before the draft in exchange for underachieving DE Quentin Groves.

Jaguars get great value in Morrison deal

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 1:23 p.m. ET
Quentin Groves was sent to Oakland on Wednesday in exchange for a fifth-round pick. Now, the Jaguars have acquired MLB Kirk Morrison and another fifth-rounder in exchange for their fourth-round pick.

Jaguars acquire LB Morrison

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 11 a.m. ET
The Jaguars continued to bolster their defense on Saturday as they traded their fourth-round pick to the Raiders for ILB Kirk Morrison and Oakland's fifth-round pick.

Jaguars continue strengthening D-line

Posted April 23, 2010 @ 10:52 p.m. ET
With only one selection on Day Two of the draft (74th overall), Gene Smith and the Jaguars continued rebuilding the defensive line, selecting their second tackle of the weekend, Louisiana Tech DT D'Anthony Smith.

Smith turns heads with Alualu pick

Posted April 22, 2010 @ 9:42 p.m. ET
GM Gene Smith provided the first big surprise of Draft Day with the selection of Cal DE Tyson Alualu. When teamed with offseason acquisition Aaron Kampman and rookie Terrance Knighton, the Jaguars' defensive line should possess a tenacity that was ...

Alualu, that's who!

Posted April 22, 2010 @ 8:44 p.m. ET
Eric Edholm shares his thoughts on Jaguars first-round pick Tyson Alualu. He'll make frequent posts throughout the draft, in his "Around the NFL" blog.

Raiders acquire DE Groves for fifth-round pick

Posted April 21, 2010 @ 5:11 p.m. ET
The Raiders dealt a 2010 fifth-round pick to the Jaguars for DE Quentin Groves, according to reports.

Jaguars sign DE Hayward

Posted April 01, 2010 @ 1:19 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Thursday that they have re-signed UFA DE Reggie Hayward.

Receiver not a priority for Jaguars in this year's draft

Posted March 27, 2010 @ 7:08 p.m. ET
The Jaguars find themselves in an unfamiliar position as they prepare for the draft. The way we hear it, the club feels good about the WR position for the first time in years.

Jaguars' season-ticket holders not in favor of drafting Tebow

Posted March 13, 2010 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
Despite Tim Tebow's rock-star status in his hometown of Jacksonville, some Jaguars fans are coming to the realization that drafting the local hero to resurrect the slumbering fan base is not the answer.

Kampman signing another step in the right direction for Jaguars

Posted March 07, 2010 @ 3 p.m. ET
While the Jaguars still have a long way to go in fixing their defense — plenty of help is still needed on the defensive line in addition to outside linebacker and free safety — the signing of DE Aaron Kampman is a ...

Report: Jaguars sign Kampman

Posted March 07, 2010 @ 10:38 a.m. ET
The Florida Times-Union reported late Saturday evening that the Jaguars agreed to terms on a contract with unrestricted free agent Aaron Kampman, a key defender for the Packers the last eight seasons.

Jaguars add ex-Charger Osgood

Posted March 06, 2010 @ 11:29 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed unrestricted free-agent WR-ST Kassim Osgood on Saturday, adding a proven special-teams player and a potential contributor to their WR corps.

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Posted Nov. 28, 2012
The Jacksonville Jaguars have claimed Babin off waivers from Philadelphia.||||||| The Jaguars (2-9) will pay the remaining $1.69 million of Babin's 2012 salary, essentially taking a low-risk look at someone who could significantly upgrade one of the league's worst pass rushes. Jacksonville has a league-low 13 sacks, a glaring weakness on a team filled with holes.
Posted Nov. 27, 2012
The Philadelphia Eagles have released two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Jason Babin in the first major roster move for a team that's lost seven straight games. Coach Andy Reid says the team cut Babin to give more playing time to younger players.||||||| Babin had just 5.5 sacks after recording 18 last year. He signed a five-year, $28 million deal last summer after going to his first Pro Bowl with Tennessee following the 2010 season.
Posted July 28, 2011
The Philadelphia Eagles have reached agreement on a five-year contract with Pro Bowl defensive end Jason Babin, who had a breakout season with Tennessee last year. The Eagles won't be able to officially announce an agreement with Babin until Friday, but his publicist Amanda Mitchell confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on Thursday.||||||| Babin played for the Eagles in 2009. He signed with the Titans in free agency and had a career-best 12.5 sacks playing under defensive line coach Jim Washburn. He's now reunited with Washburn, who joined the Eagles in the same role during the offseason. A first-round pick by Houston in 2004, the 31-year-old Babin never had more than five sacks in a season until last year. He has 30 career sacks in seven seasons playing for five different teams.
Posted Oct. 01, 2010
Babin was one of two Titans players to draw $5,000 fines from the NFL on Friday.||||||| Babin was penalized for a late hit with the crown of his helmet in a 29-10 win over the New York Giants, while cornerback Cortland Finnegan threw Giants wide receiver Steve Smith to the ground by his helmet.
Posted March 19, 2010
Tennessee has acquired Babin after the Philadelphia Eagles declined to match the Titans' offer.||||||| Babin, a first-round draft pick in 2004 out of Western Michigan, has played for Houston, Seattle, Kansas City and Philadelphia. Last season, the 6-foot-3, 267-pound end played in 12 games and had 20 tackles and 2 1/2 sacks for the Eagles. He will help replace Kyle Vanden Bosch, who signed with Detroit on the first day of free agency, and Jevon Kearse, who was benched in October in the final year of his contract.

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