David Wells

David Wells, 77; service August 19

David Edward Wells, 77, of Swansboro, passed away Thursday August 11, 2022, at Carolina East Medical Center in New Bern. David was born December 10, 1944, in Arlington, MA to the late William Elliot and Isabelle MacPhee Wells. David faithfully served his country in the US Navy and was honorably...
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David Wells: Cut loose by Arizona

The Cardinals waived Wells on Saturday, Aaron Wilson of reports. Wells signed a future/reserve contract with Arizona after being elevated from the team's practice squad for three games in 2021. The 27-year-old will now pass through waivers, where he can be claimed by a new team in need of additional depth at tight end headed into the regular season.

WR David Wells breaks down Oregon State commitment, official visit

Lakewood (Wash.) Lakes receiver David Wells never doubted his ability to play in the Pac-12. Last weekend at the Western Oregon Northwest Showcase, in front of Oregon State receivers coach Kefense Hynson and head coach Jonathan Smith, Wells impressed them. The Beavers offered Wells this week and after taking his...

David Wells once threatened to ‘beat the s–t’ out of George Steinbrenner

David Wells once threatened to beat up the Boss. The former Yankees pitcher appeared on David Cone’s Jomboy Media podcast, “Toeing the Slab,” and recounted the time he threatened to “beat the s–t” out of George Steinbrenner’s during a testy locker room exchange. As Wells tells it, it was 1997, shortly after he joined the Yankees. He was on the receiving end of a Jeffrey Maier-type fan-interference event in right field, and told Steinbrenner to make some modifications to Yankee Stadium. “I go, ‘George, you gotta do something with that fence. Last year it benefitted you and today it hurt us,’” Wells...
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David Wells had a god-tier response to a question about his legendary perfect game

Knowing what we know now about nutrition, recovery, fitness, etc., the career of David Wells gets more and more impressive by the day. Wells did not exactly treat his body like a temple like professional athletes do today, but maybe that was the secret to longevity. While most elite pitchers can barely stay on the field for a full season in the modern game due to various injuries, Wells enjoyed a 21-year career in which he made at least 25 starts in 14 of those seasons.

Washington WR David Wells having a great start to spring

Lakewood (Wash.) Lakes receiver David Wells landed two more offers in the last week. Wells added offers from Nevada and Idaho last week after holding earlier offers from Portland State and FAU. "It feels good and I know I'v definitely been putting in the work, especially during the offseason," said...
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David Wells

GREENVILLE - Mr.David S. Wells, age 59, died on Sunday, January 27, 2022. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, February 7, 2022 at W. E .Flanagan Memorial Chapel. Viewing will be Sunday, February 6, from 5-7 p.m. at W.E. Flanagan Memorial Chapel and also on Monday, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the chapel.
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Cardinals' David Wells: Signs new contract with Cardinals

The Cardinals signed Wells to a reserve/future contract Wednesday. The tight end appeared in three games with the Cardinals during the 2021 season and will return to the team for the 2022 campaign. Wells played 12 offensive snaps but failed to draw a target while operating as a depth option behind starter Zach Ertz.
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David Wells: Back to practice squad

Wells reverted to the Cardinals' practice squad Monday, per the NFL's transaction log. Wells was elevated for Arizona's final two games to provide depth at tight end with Demetrius Harris (shoulder) sidelined. He did not record a stat in either game and was on the field for only 11 offensive snaps combined between the pair of contests. .
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Arizona Cardinals add Tahir Whitehead and David Wells to active roster

The Arizona Cardinals added a linebacker and tight end to the active roster for their season finale. Elevated tight end David Wells and linebacker Tahir Whitehead to the active roster from the practice squad as standard elevations. Wells (6-6, 260) played in two games for the Cardinals this season after...
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Cardinals Elevate Tahir Whitehead, David Wells For Sunday

The Cardinals aren't elevating veteran cornerback Bashaud Breeland yet. Breeland, who just signed to the practice squad this week, is still learning the Cardinals' defensive system. The team moved up cornerback Kevin Peterson from the practice squad as a Covid replacement on Friday, and Peterson is expected to be one of the top three corners playing against the Seahawks.
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Cardinals' David Wells: Elevated again

Wells was elevated from the Cardinals' practice squad Saturday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports. Wells was also elevated in Week 17 with Demetrius Harris (shoulder) sidelined. He was on the field for eight offensive snaps but did not command a target.
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David Wells: Returns to practice squad

Wells reverted to the Cardinals' practice squad Monday. Wells played eight snaps on offense against the Cowboys but didn't register any stats. It was his first action since he got on the field for one snap in Week 9.
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Cardinals' David Wells: Elevated ahead of Week 17

Wells was elevated from the practice squad to the active roster Saturday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports. Wells' elevation seems to indicate Demetrius Harris (shoulder) is unlikely to play. The San Diego State product has played just one snap in one game all year.