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Jonathan Babineaux
Jonathan Babineaux
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Jonathan Babineaux

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Date of birth
Oct 12, 1981
College
Iowa
Height
6-2
Weight
300 Lbs

Bio

Jonathan Babineaux is a defensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons. In nine NFL seasons, he has made 311 tackles to go along with 23.5 sacks and three interceptions.

EARLY YEARS

Babineaux was born on October 12, 1981 in Port Arthur, Texas. While at Lincoln High School, he was the captain of the football as a senior and was named to the All-Conference First-Team as a linebacker. He was also the team’s punter, averaging 40 yards per punt.

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

As a senior at the University of Iowa, Babineaux recorded 51 total tackles and 10 sacks. He also added a force fumble.

ATLANTA FALCONS

Babineaux was drafted by the Falcons with the 59th pick in the 2005 NFL Draft.

He came into the league as a defensive end, but only made seven starts with 1.5 sacks in his first two seasons in the NFL.

After being moved to defensive tackle, he made nine starts and had 41 tackles and three sacks in his third season. Since then, he has started every game he has played in, including 2009 when he had a career-high six sacks.

In his career, Babineaux also has 21 pass deflections, nine forced fumbles, 10 fumble recoveries, three interceptions, and two defensive TDs.

Statistics

Stats SOLO AST TOTAL SK QB HIT TFL INT YDS LONG TD FF FRC TD SAF
2013 Regular Season 30 12 42 1.0 4 7 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0

Game Log

Date Opponent Result SOLO AST TOTAL SK QB HIT TFL INT FF FRC TD
12-28-2014 @ Carolina Panthers Carolina Panthers 3-34 2 2 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ New Orleans Saints New Orleans Saints 14-30 2 0 2 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0
12-14-2014 @ Pittsburgh Steelers Pittsburgh Steelers 20-27 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
12-8-2014 @ Green Bay Packers Green Bay Packers 43-37 3 2 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-30-2014 @ Arizona Cardinals Arizona Cardinals 29-18 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0

News

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