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  1. Locked on Chiefs: A closer look at Kansas City's bye weekRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Arrowhead Addict

    ... improve on their season over the bye week. There are a couple of corners that are out on the free agent market. Sam Shields and Antonio Cromartie are the biggest names left out there at this time. It's possible the Chiefs could make a move and bring ...

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  2. Dom Capers must align Packers' defense with his players' strengthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Acme Packing Company

    ... - the amount of bump-and-run coverage he played so effectively with Tramon Williams , Charles Woodson and Sam Shields , and went to a more vanilla zone coverage scheme as the Packers struggled to find a pass rush, exposing a secondary and ...

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  3. Green Bay Packers just can't kill the injury bugRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | LombardiAve

    ... didn't play all season with a torn ACL. In their playoff loss against the 49ers, the Packers lost Mike Neal and Sam Shields in the opening half of the game. The Packers again placed 16 players on IR, and lost their star tight end Jermichael Finley ...

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  4. APC Week 5 Mailbag: Kevin King, Sam Shields, and whose playoff hopes are already gone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... an amalgam of sports with politics and the rest I'll keep to football while also keeping it light. Deal? Deal. Sam Shields , former WR1 coverman for the Green Bay Packers , has been largely off the radar of NFL teams. He was released from the ...

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  5. Cowboys vs. Packers: "Aaron Rodgers remains as dangerous as any quarterback in the league"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Blogging The Boys

    ... the defense tools to cover on the boundary and over the middle respectively, something the unit has lacked since Sam Shields went down over a year ago. Defensive coordinator Dom Capers' new "nitro" package -- a nickel package featuring three ...

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  6. Packers: Depth at safety filling void at cornerback and linebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | LombardiAve

    ... Hawkins will prove to be the winning trio of starting cornerbacks that the Packers have been searching for since Sam Shields ' concussion. But the beauty of the five safeties is that Burnett is able to help out wherever he's needed, which might ...

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  7. With Packers' cornerbacks struggling, will Green Bay turn to Josh Hawkins?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... is not a corner with daunting size. However, his athleticism more than makes up for the lost height. "Little Sam Shields" boasted incredible measurables at his pro day with a 4.39 forty-yard dash and a 40.5" vertical leap. With a 7.22 second ...

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  8. Sizing up LaDarius GunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Carolina Panthers

    ... rookies to make the Packers' initial 53-man roster. He played little during the regular season, but with Sam Shields injured, he was thrust into action in an NFC Wild Card victory over Washington. A solid showing there combined with an injury ...

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  9. Packers' healthy, confident CBs prep for Falcons rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... pick, played through a groin injury before having surgery in the offseason. Those injuries, plus veteran starter Sam Shields' season-ending concussion in the 2016 opener, left the secondary in shambles for the biggest game of the season. That ...

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  10. Packers make roster moves, prepare for AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | WIGM-AM Medford

    The Green Bay Packers released defensive back LaDarius Gunter on Tuesday, making room for wide receiver Geronimo Allison, who served his one-game suspension last week. Gunter rescued the Packers last season when Sam Shields was lost early with a concussion.

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  11. Packers: Flurry of activity sends Gunter, Jean Francois packingRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | LombardiAve

    ... number was pretty easy to call for cutting by the Packers. Gunter started 15 games last season after injuries to Sam Shields and Damarious Randall made his playing time a necessity. As an undrafted free agent, his play was less than spectacular as ...

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  12. Packers waive LaDarius Gunter to clear space for Geronimo AllisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... represents a significant drop-off from Gunter's workload a year ago. After injuries sidelined top cornerbacks Sam Shields and significantly limited Randall and Rollins , Gunter stepped in as the defense's No. 1 cover man down the stretch of the ...

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  13. Things about the 2016 Packers that nobody would have seen comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... staff. Heading into 2016, Green Bay looked prime to be at least a middle-tiered NFL defense. The Packers had Sam Shields back as its top cornerback, two promising rookies from the year before in Damarious Randall and Quinten Rollins , and a reliable ...

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  14. Green Bay Packers: In today's strange news, there's Sam ShieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | LombardiAve

    Green Bay Packers news of the past 24 hours has been focused on the team's cuts, but out of the blue comes the suspension of Sam Shields - yes, that Sam Shields. Field Yates of ESPN tweeted about sources telling him that the suspension of Shields, though he probably doesn't have snowball's chance in hell of playing a down in the NFL, takes effect over the course of the first two games of the upcoming season.

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  15. Report: Free agent cornerback Sam Shields suspended for first two games of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | MSNBC

    The former Pro Bowl defensive back appeared in just one game for Green Bay last season as lingering symptoms from concussions made him unable to play. While Shields continues to have a desire to return to football , there is a little incentive to sign him in the next few weeks.

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  16. Sam Shields Reportedly Suspended 2 Games by NFLRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ESPN's Field Yates reported Saturday that free-agent cornerback Sam Shields was suspended by the NFL for two games. the Brown County Drug Task Force went to Shields' home in the Green Bay, Wisconsin, area to investigate "suspicions of drug-related Shields eventually pleaded no contest and was ordered to pay a $500 fine, according to the Associated Press in 2010, and he became a significant contributor as a rookie.

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  17. Ahmad Brooks' signing continues to suggest Thompson, Packers are 'all in' for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... walk, and gave up on former first round pick Datone Jones . The GM wasn't finished, cutting ties with cornerback Sam Shields, who believed he could still play in the NFL despite having lost the better half of two years to concussion injuries. James ...

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  18. Cheese Curds, 8/22: Packers' CB injuries lead to more work for King, HawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... Randall on the sidelines for the past several days. Packers.com It makes sense that Hawkins would try to emulate Sam Shields ' game; both were undrafted free agents, were on the small side, and possessed terrific speed. Time will tell if Hawkins has ...

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  19. Apc NFL Mailbag: DL drills, Week 1 games, & Dom Capers in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Acme Packing Company

    ... strong emphasis on shoring up the defense and getting some guys to develop during the early rounds of the draft. Sam Shields was always the guy that could cover the opposing team's WR1 so if King can take over that role early, it'll help put the ...

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  20. Packers News: What did we learn from preseason victory at Washington?Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | LombardiAve

    ... ring, falling after Saturday's game? Lombardi Ave's Ralph Mancini is back with his weekly stock report. With no Sam Shields and Micah Hyde, Green Bay's young cornerbacks are being counted on. With two preseason games still play, much is yet to be ...

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