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Packers could be without two starting DBs

For the second straight week, the Green Bay Packers spent Friday facing the possibility of playing without two of their four starting defensive backs. Last Sunday against Carolina, they got one of them back -- cornerback Tramon Williams -- but played without cornerback Sam Shields. A week later, they're again concerned about Shields, who has yet to practice because of the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sam Shields out against Panthers

At best, the Green Bay Packers will have only one of their two starting cornerbacks for Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers. And even that is only a 50-50 proposition. Coach Mike McCarthy on Friday ruled out Sam Shields and listed fellow starting cornerback Tramon Williams as questionable. Shields sustained a bizarre left knee injury late in the third quarter of last...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 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
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tramon Williams, Sam Shields not practicing

Green Bay Packers’ starting cornerbacks Sam Shields and Tramon Williams are not practicing on Wednesday in preparation for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Your #Packers starting cornerbacks, Sam Shields and Tramon Williams, not practicing. pic.twitter.com/QX8NR8tk7X — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) October 15, 2014 Williams suffered an ankle injury against the Dolphins...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers Injury Update: Sam Shields, Tramon Williams, Jamari Lattimore

The Green Bay Packers defense stumbled some in the second half against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. The did come up with a big third down stop to allow the Packers offense to drive down the field in the final two minutes for a dramatic win though. They did this with several starters sidelined. Cornerbacks Sam Shields and Tramon Williams and linebacker Jamari Lattimore all suffered...
Via NFL Injury Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers CBs Sam Shields, Tramon Williams depart with injuries

The Packers had both starting cornerbacks suffer injuries in the second half of Sunday’s game at Miami. Sam Shields (knee) and Tramon Williams (ankle) both are officially questionable to return to the game, but neither has re-entered as the Dolphins hold a 24-20 lead late in the fourth quarter.
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  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

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

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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