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May 4, 2020 08:44 PM
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Back with Bucs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells has re-signed with the Buccaneers, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.

Wells spent his first four seasons with the Jaguars before signing a one-year deal with Tampa Bay last offseason. He ended up suiting up for 13 games and starting two of them. The veteran projects to provide depth at tackle in 2020.

September 10, 2019 07:04 PM
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Signs with Tampa Bay
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells signed a contract with the Buccaneers on Monday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Wells started in five games for Jacksonville last season and appeared in 39 contests overall during his five-year stint with the team. The 28-year-old will provide depth to the Buccaneers' offensive line at the very least.

April 2, 2019 09:04 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Sticking in Jacksonville
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (concussion) re-signed with the Jaguars on Tuesday, John Oehser of the Jaguars' official site reports.

Wells missed the season finale due to a concussion but was able to pass a physical to rejoin the Jags. The 28-year-old played in only seven games last season as he was on injured reserve with a groin injury.

December 28, 2018 03:24 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Placed on IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (concussion) was placed on injured reserve Friday, Phillip Heilman of The Florida Times-Union reports.

Wells sustained a concussion during a Week 16 win over the Dolphins, and will now end the 2018 season on injured reserve -- becoming the eighth offensive lineman to be placed on IR by Jacksonville this year. Corey Robinson will start at right tackle for the Jaguars' season finale.

December 28, 2018 12:28 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Will sit season finale
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (concussion) was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Texans, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.

Wells suffered the concussion last week against the Dolphins and was unable to clear the concussion protocol this week. Corey Robinson will take over at right tackle in the season finale for Jacksonville.

December 23, 2018 09:48 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Out with concussion
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's game with a concussion, Tad Dickman of team's PR staff reports.

Wells will have to pass the league's concussion protocol before he can return to the field. Given the heightened attention to head injuries in recent years, Wells could miss some time as he recovers.

December 14, 2018 05:16 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Returns from injured reserve
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (groin) was activated off injured reserve Friday.

Wells landed on injured reserve following Week 5 and now returns to a decimated Jaguars offensive line. The 27-year-old could take over as starting right tackle with Jermey Parnell (knee) ruled out for Sunday and Josh Walker (foot/ankle) placed on injured reserve.

November 24, 2018 11:00 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Practices Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (groin) returned to practice Friday and will now have a three-week window to be activated from injured reserve.

Wells started Weeks 3-5 for Jacksonville before being placed on injured reserve. He reportedly looked good in his first day back at practice. Has status will need to be monitored going forward.

October 12, 2018 03:28 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Lands on injured reserve
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (groin) was placed on injured reserve Friday.

Wells was forced to exit Sunday's loss to the Chiefs after suffering the groin injury. The Jaguars signed 2015 first-round pick Ereck Flowers after he was let go by the Giants earlier this week to bolster their depth at offensive tackle. Josh Walker should start at left tackle Sunday at Dallas.

October 10, 2018 02:00 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Out for Week 6
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (groin) will not play in Week 6 against the Cowboys, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.

Wells exited Sunday's game against the Chiefs with a groin issue and was unable to return because of it. His absence from Week 7 leaves Josh Walker as the starting left tackle as of Wednesday, though there's a possibility either Brandon Linder or A.J. Cann moves over to the spot.

October 7, 2018 03:24 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Out for remainder of Sunday's contest
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (groin) has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.

The Jags' concerns were reached Sunday when it was announced Wells would not return. From the looks of it, Jacksonville may opt to go with Will Richardson Jr. at the open tackle spot.

October 7, 2018 03:04 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Questionable to return to Sunday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Chiefs with a groin injury, Tad Dickman of the Jaguars' Public Relations Staff reports.

Without Wells, the Jags will have to turn to their only other active offensive tackle in Will Richardson Jr. to fill the temporary void. Wells' availability looms large given the team's diminishing depth at the position.

September 17, 2018 08:40 AM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Enters Sunday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells is suiting up at left tackle in Sunday's game against the Patriots, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.

Wells is replacing Cam Robinson (undisclosed), who appeared to suffer a leg injury, at left tackle. The 27-year-old is the Jaguars' top reserve lineman and should be prepared for a full workload. Expect Wells to start until Robinson is able to return to the field.

August 20, 2018 12:36 AM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Leads team in snaps
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (undisclosed) played 67 snaps in Saturday's preseason game against the Vikings.

Wells was dealing with an undisclosed injury earlier in the week, but it was apparently a non-issue as he played the most snaps of any Jaguars player Saturday. The 27-year-old is currently seeing reps as the team's starting right tackle with Jeremy Parnell (knee) sidelined.

August 12, 2018 03:52 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Not practicing Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells is not participating at practice Sunday due to an undisclosed injury, Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com reports.

Wells played 51 offensive snaps -- tied for the most on the Jaguars -- during Thursday's preseason game against the Saints. The specifics of the injury are currently unknown.

February 20, 2018 05:36 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Team exercises 2018 option
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Jaguars exercised Wells' team option for 2018 on Tuesday, Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reports.

A backup offensive lineman, Wells made four starts last season but struggled in pass protection at times. A 2017 undrafted free agent, he'll now get the chance to grow in the Jaguars' system this offseason.

December 6, 2017 06:16 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Completes concussion protocol
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (concussion) wasn't listed on Wednesday's injury report and is in line to play Sunday against the Seahawks.

Wells will return to his backup right tackle role, sitting behind Jermey Parnell on the depth chart.

December 1, 2017 06:52 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Out for Sunday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (concussion) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Colts, Ryan O'Halloran of The Florida Times-Union reports.

Wells plays mainly in a reserve role, so his absence won't be felt unless there's another injury to the starting five.

February 17, 2017 05:20 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Re-signs with Jaguars
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells re-signed with the Jaguars on Friday, John Oehser of the team's official site reports.

The terms of the contract weren't disclosed. Wells will look to secure the Jaguars' left tackle job this summer.

December 23, 2016 02:05 PM
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Removed from injury report
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Wells (shoulder) was removed from the Jaguars' injury report.

Wells was limited in practice on Wednesday and Thursday but he was able to participate in full Friday. He'll be expected to resume his typical role on the starting line.

 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-6/306
Birthdate:
02/14/1991
Age:
29
Hometown:
Mechanicsville, VA, USA
School:
James Madison
NFL Experience:
6
Awards: