Bell is the first player ever to be with the Pirates for three seasons. The 6’4”, 315 lb. Bell appeared in seven games last year and had two receptions for 26 yards and one touchdown. A product of Worthing High School in Houston, Texas, Bell played in four games in the 2018 season for Massachusetts.
Bell played football at Navarro Junior College and Louisiana Tech. He went undrafted but was signed to the Oakland Raiders practice squad in 2015. Later he starred in the Indoor Football League with Iowa. After taking part in The Spring League in Texas, he was invited to the Carolina Panthers minicamp in 2018 before landing in camp with the Montreal Alouettes and then finally with the Pirates.