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WATCH: Green Bay Packers DB Sam Shields Lays Out Levine Toilolo During Mark Burnett's INT Return

A little more than midway through the second quarter of Monday night's Falcons-Packers game with the ball in hand and the need for some offense Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan did the worst thing he could do--throw an interception. Not only did he give possession over to the Packers, but interception returns also mean open season for defensive players when it comes to laying out offensive...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers Injury Report: Sam Shields, T.J. Lang, Nick Perry

The Green Bay Packers expect to be nearly at full strength when they host the Atlanta Falcons on “Monday Night Football.” #183672784 / gettyimages.com Green Bay has only one starter listed as potentially out on its final Week 14 injury report. Cornerback Sam Shields is questionable after being held out of practice all week after suffering a concussion last Sunday. ...
Via NFL Injury Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

ALLGBP Casualty Report: Week 14 vs. Atlanta Falcons

New Injuries Sam Shields: Shields suffered a concussion after getting kneed or elbowed in the head by running back Brandon Bolden in the first quarter and did not return.  As with all concussions in the NFL now, Shields will go through independent testing throughout the week and but will have a chance to play against the Falcons.  On the positive side, while Shields did look shaken...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Injuries to Packers’ defenders not considered serious

Lost amidst the Green Bay Packers thrilling 27-24 come-from-behind victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, was the fact that Aaron Rodgers heroics had masked the loss of three defensive starters, whose injuries left the unit undermanned and outgunned while nearly costing Green Bay the game. Starting inside linebacker Jamari Lattimore was lost early due to a neck stinger, and his...
Via Sports-Glory
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Five keys to defeating the Lions in week three

This Sunday, the Green Bay Packers (1-1) will travel to take on the Detroit Lions (1-1) at Ford Field.  The game is scheduled to kickoff at noon CT, with television coverage on FOX.  The Packers are coming off of a 31-24 comeback win against the New York Jets, while the Lions coming off of a 24-7 defeat at the hands of the Carolina Panthers.  Here are five keys for the Packers...
Via isportsweb.com
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields ranked top-20 in the NFL

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 cornerbacks in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s CB to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors...
Via cover32 - Packers
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

How Overpaid Is Sam Shields?

Sam Shields is one happy camper. Ted Thompson likely got done with his top priority this offseason when he resigned cornerback Sam Shields to a 4 year deal worth a total of $32 million.  At the time, reactions were rather mixed; many national writers who don’t cover the Packers specifically probably didn’t know too much about Shields and as a result many were taken aback by...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Contract parameters for Sam Shields have now been set by Brent Grimes deal

Brent Grimes is 30 plus years old and today he received a contract extension worth 4 years and 32 million with 16 million guaranteed. AdamSchefter Dolphins gave Pro-Bowl CB Brent Grimes a four-year, $32 million deal that includes $16 million guaranteed, per ESPN source. 3/3/14 11:07 AM That is a blessing when you look at […]The post Contract parameters for Sam Shields have now...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam Shields wants a 4 year deal worth 22.4 million dollars

The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel’s Tom Silverstein reports, Sam Shields is looking for a contract similar to the one Chicago Bears corner Tim Jennings recently signed. Shields wants a four-year deal worth $22.4 million, meaning that he would make $5.6 million per year. That’s not overpaying, and that’s a pretty team-friendly deal considering the contract would take Shields...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Top five most underrated 2014 free agents that can lead a team to the playoffs

I thought of a new ranking, and that is the top 5 most underrated free agents that will be available in 2014. The best available player in my opinion is Greg Hardy of the Carolina Panthers.  The Ole Miss product has been an animal for the Carolina Panthers, and while he is not talked about […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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