American Football Database
Lin-J Shell
No. 14     
Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-10-22) October 22, 1981 (age 40)
Place of birth: Orlando, Florida
Career information
College: Jacksonville
Undrafted in 2004
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Orlando Predators (2004)
CFL status: International
Career highlights and awards
* CFL East All-Star 2010, 2011
Career CFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles     280
Sacks     8.0
Fumble recoveries     9
Interceptions     8
Tackles     277
Pass breakups     40
Fumble recoveries     6
Interceptions     12
Total TDs     4
Stats at
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Wagner Lindsell Shell, Jr.,[1] better known as Lin-J Shell, (born October 22, 1981 in Orlando, Florida) is a former professional Canadian football defensive back for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. He was originally signed by the Orlando Predators as a street free agent in 2004. He played college football at Jacksonville.

Shell has also been a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, New Orleans VooDoo, Calgary Stampeders (where he helped the team win the Grey Cup), Toronto Argonauts, and BC Lions.

Subsequent to his all-star career with the CFL, Shell teaches physical education at Jean Ribault High School in Jacksonville Jacksonville, Florida. On May 9, 2018, Shell was instrumental in preventing a woman from using her handgun in the school gymnasium following a "social media" brawl.[2] The incident happened less than four months after the Parkland school shooting in the same State where 17 students were shot on Valentine’s Day, 2018.[3]Template:Circular reference


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