PLAYER
Ian Wells
CB #40
Height:
5-11
Weight:
199
Age:
24
College:
Ohio
Hometown:
Dayton, OH
Experience:
1

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Biography

Finished a lengthy career at Ohio 141 total tackles (103 solo), including six for loss and two sacks. Recorded a fumble recovery and two interceptions with 28 pass defenses.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 6, 2016.

COLLEGE

Finished a lengthy career at Ohio 141 total tackles (103 solo), including six for loss and two sacks. Recorded a fumble recovery and two interceptions with 28 pass defenses.

2014: Saw action in 11 games, starting all of them. Tallied a total 42 tackles with 33 solo. Had a total 12 pass defenses on the season.

  • Recorded one forced fumble against Northern Illinois.
  • Posted a season high six tackles against Marshall.

2013: Saw action in eight games and made four starts.

  • Opened the year by tallying four tackles at Louisville.
  • Posted three tackles and one pass breakup against North Texas.
  • Tallied four tackles and blocked a punt against Austin Peay.

2012: Appeared in all 13 games and made 11 starts. Finished the year with 45 tackles (33 solo).

  • Made four solo tackles against Penn State.
  • Recorded four tackles, two pass defenses, one tackle for loss, one sack and one forced fumble against Marshall.

2011: Redshirted.

PERSONAL
Played cornerback, strong safety, punt and kick returner and running back at Stebbins High School. Tallied four pass breakups, two interceptions, 27 tackles and one sack as a senior, along with 12 rushes for 60 yards and one touchdown in just four games due to injury. Was an Honor Roll Student in high school. Four-year letter winner in football and once in track.

  • Son of Kevin and Diana Wells.

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