Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 6/29/13
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Jason Babin says he'll be ready for training camp, perhaps even sooner, after undergoing groin surgery in June, the first surgery of his career. The 33-year-old Babin, a 9-year veteran, was cut by the Eagles last November and picked up on waivers by the Jaguars. He recorded a mere 1.5 sacks in 2012, far from his 2011 18 sack season. "I'm about nine days out from being 100 percent," Babin told the team's official website. Marc Sessler, NFL Network writes: ' Now he's penciled in to play the "Leo" role in Gus Bradley's defense, meaning his sole role is clear: Destroy signalcallers at all costs... It's a position that I can only dream about because you're going to line up on a tackle or you're going to line up on the open side, and you're going to rush the quarterback every down, for the most part," Babin said. "I don't think I could ask for anything more than that."
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