Jags’ Josh Allen changes name to Josh Hines-Allen

There have been a pair of NFL stars named Josh Allen in current seasons, however that gained’t be the case in 2024.

Buffalo’s quarterback will nonetheless go by that identify, however the Jaguars introduced that their edge rusher could have a unique identify on the again of his jersey. He’ll now be often called Josh Hines-Allen.

Within the announcement concerning the change, Hines-Allen stated it’s a tribute to the maternal facet of his household. His sisters, together with WNBA participant Myisha, have been utilizing Hines-Allen as their final identify for a while.

“Legacy is endlessly, and I’m proud to hold that custom on the again of my jersey, following within the footsteps of my household, who’ve donned the Hines-Allen final identify with a lot satisfaction and pleasure,” Hines-Allen stated in an announcement. “My final identify has been modified, however I’m nonetheless that individual. And I’ll proceed to play prefer it, play even higher.”

The Jaguars signed the cross dashing star to a five-year extension this offseason they usually’ll be completely satisfied to name him something he desires so long as he retains producing at a excessive degree.

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