10:59 PM EST, Fri January 30, 2015

Sam Shields: Dallas' Dez Bryant caught the ball

Green Bay --- Initially, Sam Shields said the officials made the right call in Green Bay Packers' 26-21 divisional playoff win over the Dallas Cowboys. But now, the man covering Dez Bryant on this postseason's most controversial catch believes the Cowboys wide receiver made the grab.

Sam Shields: 'It was a catch'

IRVING, Texas -- Picking up Dallas Cowboys' pieces from four days at the Pro Bowl in Phoenix: Reliving the catch: Dez Bryant pulled out of the Pro Bowl because of a lingering groin injury, but Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields is playing in the game. The last time they saw each other Bryant’s fourth-down catch was overruled by replay. “It was a catch,” Shields said, “But the new rule and at the last minute what happened, that’s what the refs came up with.
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Sam Shields, Randall Cobb Added To Pro Bowl Roster

A pair of Packers will be making their first trips to the Pro Bowl this weekend as replacements. Cornerback Sam Shields and wide receiver Randall Cobb will both be making Pro Bowl appearances for the first time in their careers. It was announced Monday afternoon that Shields will replace New England cornerback Darrelle Revis, while Cobb will make the exchange with Dallas Cowboys wideout Dez Bryant. Revis won't be eligible to play because his team will play in the Super Bowl, while Bryant is out due to injury. Shields started all 14 games he played in and posted 42 tackles (32 solo), two...

Cobb, Shields get Pro Bowl nods

 Photo/ Randall Cobb was added to the Pro Bowl rosters Monday, along with cornerback Sam Shields. GREEN BAY – Now both the Green Bay Packers’ wide receivers can call themselves Pro Bowlers.The NFL added Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb – and cornerback Sam Shields – to their all-star rosters on Monday. Cobb replaces Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant, who is unable to participate due to injury, while Shields replaces New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, who cannot participate in the Pro Bowl because he has a more important game the following Sunday – playing in...

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