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Josh Wells: Second stint with Jags over
Jacksonville released Wells (hip) from injured reserve with an injury settlement Friday, John Shipley of SI.com reports.
Wells is set to become a free agent and will have to look to sign with another team once he's healthy. It's unclear just how severe the hip injury he's dealing with actually is.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Lands on IR
The Jaguars placed Wells (hip) on injured reserve Tuesday, John Oehser of the Jaguars' official site reports.
Wells has been dealing with an abductor injury over the past few days. Following Tuesday's move, he'll be forced to miss the 2023 campaign unless he reaches an injury settlement with Jacksonville.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Dealing with abductor injury
Wells (hip) is dealing with an abductor injury and isn't practicing, Mark Long of USA Today reports.
The 32-year-old veteran tackle, who spent the first four years of his career in Jacksonville, is back with the Jaguars after a four-season stint with the Buccaneers. He's expected to fill a swing tackle role in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Recovered from last season's injury
Wells (knee) has been participating during training camp, John Shipley of SI.com reports.
Wells suffered a torn left patellar tendon last season, but he's fully recovered and has been on the practice field during camp. He's working to earn a depth role with the Jaguars after signing with the team in April.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Josh Wells: Signs with Jacksonville
Wells (knee) signed with the Jaguars on Tuesday, Demetrius Harvey of the Florida Times-Union reports.
Wells will return to Jacksonville where he spent the first four years of his career before signing with the Buccaneers in 2019. The 32-year-old started seven games for Tampa Bay last season before rupturing his patellar tendon in late December. The 2014 undrafted free agent can play either left or right tackle and should provide solid depth if healthy.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: IR-bound for rest of season
Tampa Bay placed Wells (knee) on its injured reserve list Tuesday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Wells sustained a ruptured patellar tendon during Sunday's win at Arizona, which will sideline him for the remainder of the 2022 campaign. Until Donovan Smith is available again, Brandon Walton figures to start at left tackle.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Out for season
Wells was diagnosed with a torn left patellar tendon suffered during Sunday's win over the Cardinals and will be held out for the remainder of the campaign, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Wells had to be carted off the field during and was replaced by Brandon Walton, who figures to be the starting left tackle until Donovan Smith (foot) returns to action.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Won't return Sunday
Wells has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's matchup against Arizona due to a knee injury.
Wells was replacing Donovan Smith (leg) at left tackle, so Brandon Walton is expected to be the next man up. The extent of Wells' injury remains unclear, but the 31-year-old offensive lineman had to be carted off the field, which is always a concerning development.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Activated from injured reserve
Wells (calf) was activated from injured reserve Saturday.
Wells suffered a calf injury in Week 2 and has missed the team's last four games. He's likely to play primarily on special teams and as a depth option for the offensive unit.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Designated to return from IR
Wells (calf) was designated for return from injured reserve Wednesday.
Wells is now eligible to return to practice while the team has 21 days to either activate him or leave him on IR for the remainder of the season. When healthy, the 31-year-old will provide additional depth behind Donovan Smith and Tristan Wirfs at offensive tackle.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Placed on IR
Wells (calf) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Wells will miss at least four games while on IR after he suffered a calf injury in Week 2 versus the Saints. The injury isn't expected to be a long-term issue or season-ending, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports. If Donovan Smith (elbow) can't start Sunday against the Packers, Brandon Walton is a top candidate to start at left tackle.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Not expected to play Week 3
Head coach Todd Bowles said Wells (calf) won't play in Sunday's game against the Packers, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Wells suffered a calf injury during the first half of Sunday's contest against the Saints, and he was ruled out for the remainder of the game shortly after. If both Wells and Donovan Smith (elbow) are unable to suit up Week 3, Brandon Walton and Fred Johnson would be the candidates to start at tackle opposite Tristan Wirfs.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Suffers injury Sunday
Wells exited Sunday's game against the Saints due to a calf injury, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Wells was unable to line up on Tampa Bay's final play of the first half after he appeared to hurt his calf against New Orleans. The 31-year-old stepped in as the Buccaneers' starting left tackle after Donovan Smith was ruled inactive ahead of Sunday's contest, leaving Brandon Walton to fill in on the team's final play from scrimmage in the first half, according to Stroud.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Josh Wells: Remains out versus Saints
Wells (calf) was ruled out for the second half of Sunday's game against the Saints, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
Wells' absence will leave Tampa Bay's already depleted offensive line even more undermanned with starting left tackle Donovan Smith inactive Sunday. As a result, Brandon Walton should step in for the remainder of this Week 2 divisional matchup.... See More ... See Less
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