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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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11 2 0

Luck runs for two TDs to lead Colts past Jaguars

Posted Nov. 08, 2012 @ 11:43 p.m. ET
The Colts beat the Jaguars 27-10 on Thursday night behind two rushing touchdowns from rookie QB Andrew Luck.

Tuesday's 60-second rant: Adams, Khan running out of patience

Posted Nov. 06, 2012 @ 2:30 p.m. ET
The job security of Titans head coach Mike Munchak and Jaguars GM Gene Smith and head coach Mike Mularkey is extemely tenuous.

Jaguars re-sign OL Vallos

Posted Nov. 05, 2012 @ 5:53 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed veteran OG-C Steve Vallos and waived RB Keith Toston.

AFC South Spin cycle: Colts' win about more than Luck

Posted Nov. 05, 2012 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
Colts rookie QB Andrew Luck was cool and collected in Indianapoiis' emotional Week Nine victory over the Dolphins.

Leshoure paces Lions with three TDs in win

Posted Nov. 04, 2012 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
Mikel Leshoure ran for three touchdowns, and the Lions turned in their most complete victory of the season, 31-14 over the Jaguars.

Thomas a logical fit with Lions

Posted Nov. 02, 2012 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
The Lions didn’t seem to be in need of a wide receiver, but trading for the Jaguars’ Mike Thomas makes sense on multiple levels.

Jaguars WR Shorts' emergence helped make Thomas expendable

Posted Nov. 01, 2012 @ 12:06 p.m. ET
With Mike Thomas being shipped to Detroit, the Jaguars are counting on Cecil Shorts to continue his impressive development in Year Two.

Jaguars claim WR Armstrong

Posted Oct. 31, 2012 @ 5:42 p.m. ET
The Jaguars claimed WR Anthony Armstrong, the team announced Wednesday.

Wednesday's 60-second rant: Dealing draft picks at deadline risky

Posted Oct. 31, 2012 @ 3:59 p.m. ET
The NFL’s extended trade deadline looms, but teams like the Lions and GM Martin Mayhew should be leery of trading away draft picks for players.

Reports: Jaguars trade WR Thomas to Lions

Posted Oct. 30, 2012 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
The Lions acquired WR Mike Thomas from the Jaguars, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport first reported.

Jaguars sign OL Vallos

Posted Oct. 30, 2012 @ 4:51 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed OL Steve Vallos and LB Brandon Marshall and waived QB John Parker Wilson and RB Keith Toston.

AFC South Spin cycle: Colts continue to surprise

Posted Oct. 29, 2012 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
The Colts edged the Titans in the battle for second in the AFC South, while the shorthanded Jaguars gave a gutsy effort in Green Bay.

Packers survive scare from Jaguars

Posted Oct. 28, 2012 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers went back to an old favorite, connecting with Donald Driver on a 4-yard touchdown to seal Green Bay's 24-15 victory over the Jaguars.

Jaguars promote QB Wilson, activate DE Chick

Posted Oct. 27, 2012 @ 9:26 p.m. ET
The Jaguars promoted QB John Parker Wilson from the practice squad and activated DE John Chick from the physically-unable-to-perform list.

Jaguars sign CB Rutland

Posted Oct. 26, 2012 @ 11:28 a.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Friday that they have signed second-year CB Kevin Rutland to the 53-man roster.

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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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