Originally Posted by DC_ROCK
Johnathan Wells has done nothing to deserve someone taking his number. The only way he will get 32, is if Wells gives it to him.
It is not unusual for "bigger stars" coming from college or another team to ask for a number from a player that already has it. Most don't do what Clinton Portis did and ask to box for the #, but a payment is sometimes made. Maybe Wells wouldn't mind an extra 10-15K.