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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

Tack FF Int
11 2 0

Jaguars re-sign DT Ellison, OG Forney

Posted March 04, 2010 @ 3:11 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced today that they have re-signed DT Atiyyah Ellison and OG Kynan Forney. The length and terms of both contracts were not disclosed. Ellison was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at midnight tonight, while Forney would ...

AFC South team needs

Posted March 03, 2010 @ 9:59 a.m. ET
Steve Slaton's shoulder injury and fumbling problems may have convinced the Texans that they need to acquire an every-down back who can reduce Slaton's load. PFW continues its series evaluating the needs of every team — this time, the ...

Jaguars officially re-sign WR Williamson

Posted March 02, 2010 @ 4:31 p.m. ET
The Jaguars today confirmed the re-signing of WR Troy Williamson, a move that had been reported last month. Williamson would have become a restricted free agent Friday. The length and terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Jaguars re-sign DT Stanley

Posted March 01, 2010 @ 5:27 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday that they have re-signed DT Montavious Stanley, who was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the end of this week.

Jaguars CB Cox proves that he belongs

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
CB Derek Cox had a lot to prove last season. After the Jaguars traded second- and seventh-round picks to the Patriots in order to move up and select Cox in the third round, the William & Mary product who wasn't ...

Coin flips determine draft order for six teams

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 9:21 a.m. ET
Three coin flips were conducted to determine the draft order for six teams Friday at the Combine.

Report: Jaguars re-sign Williamson

Posted Feb. 19, 2010 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have re-signed WR Troy Williamson, NFL.com is reporting. Williamson was due to become a restricted free agent March 5, but the team evidently felt he was a worth bringing back. Terms of his new deal weren't ...

Jaguars cut Holt, Thomas and Meier

Posted Feb. 11, 2010 @ 5:55 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced the release of three veteran players Thursday — WR Torry Holt, OT Tra Thomas and DT Rob Meier. The moves did not come as a surprise, as all three were notified last week they would be released.

Jaguars look to establish identity

Posted Feb. 04, 2010 @ 3:33 p.m. ET
Following his season end review, owner Wayne Weaver instructed GM Gene Smith and head coach Jack Del Rio to establish a true identity for the football team this offseason.

Titans hire Pola as RB coach

Posted Jan. 25, 2010 @ 7:24 p.m. ET
The Titans hired Jaguars RB coach Kennedy Pola to the same position on Monday. He replaces Earnest Byner, who was fired over the weekend, according to the club.

Report: Jaguars to hire Cullen as assistant coach

Posted Jan. 21, 2010 @ 5:25 p.m. ET
The Jaguars plan to hire former Lions defensive line coach Joe Cullen as their next assistant head coach, according to a team source.

Jacksonville civic group doing its part to sell tickets

Posted Jan. 21, 2010 @ 2:43 p.m. ET
Touchdown Jacksonville, a local civic group focused on reviving interest for the Jaguars, has started an initiative called Team Teal to sell season tickets for 2010.

Del Rio's job safe for 2010 but reputation takes a hit

Posted Jan. 15, 2010 @ 11 a.m. ET
Despite being given another opportunity to take his team to the playoffs in 2010, the past two weeks have damaged Jack Del Rio's reputation.

Weaver sticking with Del Rio

Posted Jan. 12, 2010 @ 7:48 p.m. ET
Owner Wayne Weaver announced Tuesday that Jack Del Rio will remain the head coach of the Jaguars at least for the 2010 season.

Changes not on the horizon in Jacksonville

Posted Jan. 08, 2010 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
Owner Wayne Weaver said last week that no major changes would occur in the offseason despite another disappointing finish in 2009. This can be viewed as a good-news/bad-news statement for Jacksonville fans.

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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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