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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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Peterson's return helps Vikings to OT win

Posted Sept. 09, 2012 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Adrian Peterson ran for two touchdowns in his return from a left knee injury as the Vikings beat the Jaguars in overtime.

Jaguars add RB Jones-Drew to roster

Posted Sept. 08, 2012 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have added RB Maurice Jones-Drew to the roster, the club said Saturday. 

Jaguars' decision to keep two QBs a surprise

Posted Sept. 07, 2012 @ 12:05 p.m. ET
The Jaguars are the one team in the division that decided keeping a third-string QB on the roster was a luxury they couldn’t afford.

Tuesday's 60-second rant: Youth under center

Posted Sept. 04, 2012 @ 5:31 p.m. ET
PFW's Arthur Arkush sounds off on the young QBs who will be running three-fourths of the AFC South offenses in 2012.

Jaguars' Mularkey says MJD won't start opener

Posted Sept. 03, 2012 @ 7:15 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew won the rushing title last season, but he isn't even his club's Week One starter.

Jones-Drew ends holdout without new contract

Posted Sept. 02, 2012 @ 2:54 p.m. ET
Disgruntled Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew ended his 38-day holdout, without a new contract, on Sunday.

Jaguars waive TE Miller injured, claim TE Brackett

Posted Sept. 01, 2012 @ 4:17 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have waived TE Zach Miller injured and claimed former Eagles TE Brett Brackett off waivers.

Mularkey says he expects RB Jennings to start Week One

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 7:24 p.m. ET
Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey said Monday that he expects RB Rashad Jennings will be the starter Week One.

Jaguars place DE Chick, LB Session on PUP list

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 10:36 a.m. ET
The Jaguars placed DE John Chick (knee) and LB Clint Session (concussion) on the reserve PUP list.

Monroe, Smith return to practice for Jaguars

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 5:28 p.m. ET
OLT Eugene Monroe and LB Daryl Smith returned to practice Saturday and are expected to play in Thursday night's preseason finale.

Jaguars waive eight players

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 11:46 a.m. ET
The Jaguars waived eight players Saturday morning, including veteran CB Ashton Youboty.

Lions sign Osgood

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 11:29 p.m. ET
The Lions signed special-teamer Kassim Osgood, the former Jaguar confirmed on Twitter.

RB depth could be concern for Jaguars

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 5:44 p.m. ET
Though the Jaguars are high on RB Rashad Jennings, his elevation to starter with Maurice Jones-Drew holding out poses depth concerns.

Report: Jones-Drew open to a trade

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 6:20 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew’s holdout continues, and now he is reportedly open to a trade.

Jaguars commit to London games 2013-16

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 3:40 p.m. ET
The NFL announced the Jaguars’ multi-year commitment to play games in London from 2013-16.

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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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