|Date of birth:February 14, 1991|
|Place of birth: Mechanicsville, Virginia|
|College: James Madison|
|Undrafted in 2014|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 2014– 2018)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* 2× Second-team All-CAA (2012, 2013)|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2018|
Joshua Ryan Wells (born February 14, 1991) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Jacksonville Jaguars after the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at James Madison.
Professional career[edit | edit source]
Jacksonville Jaguars[edit | edit source]
On February 17, 2017, Wells re-signed with the Jaguars. He played in 15 games in 2017, starting four at right and left tackle due to injuries.
In 2018, Wells was named the backup left tackle to start the season behind Cam Robinson. He was later named the starter in Week 3 after Robinson suffered a season-ending torn ACL. He started the next three games before suffering a groin injury in Week 5. He was placed on injured reserve on October 12, 2018. He was activated off injured reserve on December 14, 2018. He was placed back on injured reserve on December 28, 2018 with a concussion.
References[edit | edit source]
- 2014 undrafted free agent signings: Jaguars live tracker, May 10, 2014, http://www.bigcatcountry.com/2014/5/10/5705004/nfl-jaguars-udfa-tracker-2014-draft
- Oehser, John (September 4, 2016). "Jaguars claim LB Brown, S Huff". https://web.archive.org/web/20170824053131/http://www.jaguars.com/news/article-JaguarsNews/Jaguars-claim-LB-Brown-S-Huff/c26e95d6-a225-4788-966c-64ffb4bd517e.
- "Jaguars activate OL Josh Wells; place Patrick Omameh on reserve/injured". November 21, 2016. Archived from the original on November 22, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20161122192338/http://www.jaguars.com/news/article-JaguarsNews/Jaguars-activate-OL-Josh-Wells-place-Patrick-Omameh-on-reserveinjured/25896833-ec54-479c-8578-16c3d0dedb5d.
- Oehser, John (February 17, 2017). "Jaguars re-sign offensive lineman Josh Wells". https://web.archive.org/web/20170426204210/http://www.jaguars.com/news/article-JaguarsNews/Jaguars-re-sign-offensive-lineman-Josh-Wells/3830be32-251c-4807-900c-efe90ea1ad02.
- "Jags LT Cam Robinson has torn ACL in left knee". September 17, 2018. http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/24709482/jacksonville-jaguars-lt-cam-robinson-torn-acl-left-knee.
- Oehser, John (October 12, 2018). "Official: Jaguars sign LT Ereck Flowers". https://www.jaguars.com/news/official-jaguars-sign-lt-ereck-flowers.
- "Jaguars make roster moves". December 14, 2018. https://www.jaguars.com/news/jaguars-make-roster-moves-x8832.
- "Payne, Lee, Flowers to active roster". December 28, 2018. https://www.jaguars.com/news/jaguars-make-roster-moves-x5851.
- "Official: Wells re-signs". April 2, 2019. https://www.jaguars.com/news/official-wells-re-signs.
- "Jaguars reduce active roster to 85 players". August 30, 2019. https://www.jaguars.com/news/jaguars-reduce-active-roster-to-85-players. Retrieved August 30, 2019.