Lin-J Shell

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Lin-J Shell
No. 14 – Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Position: Defensive back
Personal information
Born: (1981-10-22) October 22, 1981 (age 36)
Orlando, Florida
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school: Edgewater High School
College: Jacksonville
Undrafted: 2004
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
CFL status: International
Career highlights and awards
Career CFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles: 280
Sacks: 8.0
Fumble recoveries: 9
Interceptions: 8
Career Arena statistics
Tackles: 277
Pass breakups: 40
Fumble recoveries: 6
Interceptions: 12
Total TDs: 4
Player stats at

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][better source needed]


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