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Joel Ross

Position: WR/DB
Date of Birth: 06/12/1992
Height: 5' 10"   Weight: 190 lbs
Pro Experience: 5 Years Pro
College: Appalachian State
Birthplace: Damascus, MD


Transaction Notes:

Ross joins the Jacksonville Sharks for his fifth season of professional football and first season with the Sharks (Jacksonville: 2020-Present, Hamilton: 2018, Calgary: 2017, Chicago: 2015, Tampa Bay: 2015, Dallas: 2014). 


2018: Played for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and totalled three tackes with one interception that he returned for a touchdown. 2017: Ross signed with the Calgary Stampeders of the CFL where he played in one preseason game recording two tackles and one interception. 2015: Beginning preseason he spent time with the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL) but would end with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL). He made the Bucs regular-season roster of the practice squad. 2014: Started his career as an undrafted free-agent singing with the Dallas Cowboys (NFL) where he competed in the team's training camp. 


Ross attended Appalachian State where he was a three-year starter. He had a career total of 114 tackles, nine passes defended, three interceptions, and one sack. 


Ross is a native of Damascus, MD. and graduated from Damascus High School.