|Date of birth:January 9, 1989|
|Place of birth: Beaumont, Texas|
|College: Stephen F. Austin|
|Undrafted in 2012|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Washington Redskins ( 2012)*|
|CFL status: International|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at CFL.ca|
|Stats at ArenaFan.com|
Ben Wells (born January 9, 1989) is an American football defensive back who is currently a free agent. He first enrolled at the University of Texas before transferring to Stephen F. Austin State University. He attended Ozen High School in Beaumont, Texas. Wells has been a member of the Washington Redskins, Montreal Alouettes and Arizona Rattlers.
Wells participated in football, basketball and track and field at Ozen High School. He was named first-team 4A all-state by the Associated Press and Texas Sports Writers Association his senior year. He played in the 2007 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl. He also earned first-team 22-4A all-district and first-team All-Greater Houston honors as a junior. Wells started his prep career as a wide receiver before switching to defense his junior year. He was the #88 ranked player nationally by Rivals.com in 2007.
Wells played for the Texas Longhorns from 2008 to 2009. He was redshirted in 2007. He transferred to Stephen F. Austin State University and played for the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks from 2010 to 2011.
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- ↑ "TC14: DAY 11 REPORT". montrealalouettes.com. June 11, 2014. Archived from the original on October 10, 2015. https://web.archive.org/web/20151010184933/http://en.montrealalouettes.com/article/tc14-day-11-report. Retrieved September 27, 2014.
- ↑ "Historical Team Transactions". arenafan.com. Archived from the original on March 14, 2015. https://web.archive.org/web/20150314200853/http://www.arenafan.com/teams/?page=transactions&type=old&team=21. Retrieved September 27, 2014.
- ↑ "NEWS". arenafootball.com. Archived from the original on March 24, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20160324152341/http://www.arenafootball.com/sports/a-footbl/transactions/index.html. Retrieved March 24, 2016.