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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

Ross latest in line of underwhelming Jaguars free-agent signings

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 6:09 p.m. ET
New Jaguars CB Aaron Ross has been ineffective both outside and in the slot this season, with his struggles in Week Seven costing Jacksonville dearly.

Jaguars place LB Smith on I.R. with designation to return

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 5:20 p.m. ET
The Jaguars placed LB Daryl Smith on injured reserve with a designation to return. He can practice after six weeks and be activated after eight weeks.

Report: Jones-Drew sprained foot, won't need surgery

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 6 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew has a sprained foot and won't need surgery, but will miss a few games, according to a published report.

Jaguars sign RB Toston, waive DE Davis

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 5:52 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed second-year RB Keith Toston and rookie DE waived DE Ryan Davis, the team announced Tuesday.

Report: Gabbert has torn labrum in non-throwing shoulder

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 9:39 a.m. ET
Jaguars Blaine Gabbert has a torn labrum in his non-throwing shoulder, according to ESPN’s Ed Werder. 

MJD will miss Week Eight; Gabbert could play

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 2:38 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew will miss at least this week’s game against the Packers, and maybe more.

AFC South Spin cycle: Texans send message to rest of AFC

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 1:30 p.m. ET
The Texans sent an emphatic message to the rest of the AFC in Week Seven: the road to New Orleans appears likely to travel through Houston.

London lukewarm to NFL's desire to grow game overseas

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
Sources overseas told PFW that interest in the NFL abroad currently falls far short of what it would take to support a full-time franchise.

Raiders rally, beat Jaguars in overtime

Posted Oct. 21, 2012 @ 8:13 p.m. ET
Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 40-yard field goal after Cecil Shorts III fumbled on the opening possession of overtime and the Raiders beat the Jaguars 26-23.

Jaguars' Jones-Drew, Gabbert injured

Posted Oct. 21, 2012 @ 6:24 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew and QB Blaine Gabbert left Sunday’s game against the Raiders with injuries.

SLB Smith's absence hurting Jags, himself

Posted Oct. 18, 2012 @ 5:51 p.m. ET
The absence of SLB Daryl Smith (groin) the first six weeks has cost the Jaguars, Smith, who is in a contract year.

Jaguars sign S Harris

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 11:18 a.m. ET
The Jaguars signed veteran S Chris Harris and waived CB Kevin Rutland.

Jaguars DE Mincey not the same force from 2011

Posted Oct. 12, 2012 @ 1:08 p.m. ET
Jaguars DE Jeremy Mincey has yet to record a sack after signing a long-term extension this past offseason to remain in Jacksonville.

Jaguars to host 49ers in London in 2013

Posted Oct. 11, 2012 @ 9:04 a.m. ET
The Jaguars will host the 49ers at London’s Wembley Stadium on Oct. 27, 2013, the NFL announced Thursday.

AFC South Spin cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 09, 2012 @ 2:28 p.m. ET
The Texans remain undefeated after their Monday-night win, and the Colts picked up an emotional win over the Packers.

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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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