I didn’t think the New York Jets could improve their defensive front seven, but I wasn’t counting on Jason Babin.
The Jets signed free agent Babin to a two-year contract on Thursday, the team’s first day of practice after reporting to Cortland, N.Y. for training camp Wednesday. Babin has made 62.5 sacks in nine NFL seasons, including a remarkable 18 in 2011 and 12.5 in 2010...
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I don’t say this often enough, but I really like what the New York Jets are doing. Today they’ve added yet another defensive weapon in the form of defensive end Jason Babin. While he age does leave much to be desired the 34-year-old could be the speed edge rusher the Jets need for the time being.
If he can replicate what he did last season, the veteran end who signed a 2-year...
The New York Jets are gearing up for their 2014 season by boosting their defense, and today they added another key piece. According to Kimberly Jones of NFL.com, the Jets have signed veteran defensive end Jason Babin to a two-year deal:
Jason Babin has agreed to terms with Jets, according to someone familiar with negotiations. Two-year deal.
— Kimberly Jones (@KimJonesSports) July...
The New York Jets and veteran defensive end Jason Babin have agreed to a two-year contract, his agents announced Wednesday.
EAS Client Jason Babin @JasonBabin93 has agreed to terms to play for the New York Jets @nyjets #JETS #EAS #NFL
— Eastern Athletics (@EASagency) July 23, 2014
Babin, 34, had 40 tackles and 7.5 sacks last season for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
On the eve of their first training camp practice of the 2014 season, the New York Jets added a veteran presence to their defensive line.
The Jets and free agent defensive end Jason Babin agreed to terms on a two-year contract, with the second year being a team option, multiple outlets reported Wednesday. NFL Network’s Kimberly Jones was the first to report the deal.
Kimberly Jones of the NFL Network reports that the Jets have reached an agreement with DE Jason Babin on a two-year contract.
Jones reported earlier in the day that Babin had visited with the Jets on Monday.
The Jaguars cut Babin loose back in June, despite the fact that he voided his contract and later re-signed with the team earlier in the offseason.
Babin, 34, recorded 40...
MEANS OF PRODUCTION
Now a member of the Jaguars, defensive end Jason Babin ripped his former team, referring to the Eagles organization as "kind of a big socialistic system."
Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Jason Babin may miss the entire preseason due to a right calf strain injury, a league source tells CSNPhilly’s Reuben Frank .
Babin got hurt on Saturday during 1-on-1 drills.
Per Frank, Babin has suffered a Grade 2 muscle strain, meaning that a small tear exists in the muscle and that there is some bleeding. According to the source,
Not every player new player signed by the Philadelphia Eagles last season was a bust or took a long time to acclimate to the team’s system. DE Jason Babin had the benefit of having worked with defensive line coach Jim Washburn previously. And that experience helped him have the best season of his NFL career.
Babin recorded 18 sacks in 2011. In 2010 he had 12.5 sacks with the Tennessee...