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Packers vs. Saints inactives: Green Bay down 2 starting defensive backs

Packers vs. Saints inactives: Green Bay down 2 starting defensive backs

Morgan Burnett joins Sam Shields on the sideline. Sunday Night Football is finally here, which means the Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints have to declare their inactive players. There aren't many big surprises for Green Bay. Defensive end Datone Jones was already ruled out with a nagging ankle sprain. Meanwhile, cornerback Sam Shields will sit another week as he recovers from a patellar tendon injury. On a positive note for Shields, he was able to warm up with the team and is nearing a return. The one injured player the coaching staff held out hope for was safety Morgan Burnett....
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Sam Shields listed as doubtful - Sam Shields (DB) Green Bay Packers

Packers RCB Sam Shields (knee) is listed as doubtful for Week 8.
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Packers injury report: Burnett sidelined with unknown ailment

Packers injury report: Burnett sidelined with unknown ailment

Another injury hits the Green Bay secondary. The Green Bay Packers' banged up secondary may have taken another hit as starting safety Morgan Burnett sat out of practice today with an undisclosed injury. Head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed the injuries during his Wednesday press conference. Burnett is the latest defensive back to miss time, as both Sam Shields and Tramon Williams suffered lower body injuries two weeks ago in a win over the Miami Dolphins. Williams was held out of practice all of last week, but he was able to suit up against the Carolina Panthers. Meanwhile, Shields remains...

Shields' strained patellar tendon 'feeling better,' but timeline unclear

 Photo/ Sam Shields missed Sunday’s game against Carolina with a knee injury that could keep him out next Sunday night at New Orleans, too. GREEN BAY – Sam Shields’ injured left knee is improving, but the Green Bay Packers starting cornerback won’t know when he will be able to play again until he tests his knee by running on it.Shields said Monday that he suffered a strained patellar tendon when he went down while backpedaling to his pre-snap position before a play against Miami on Oct. 12. The bizarre injury caused him to miss Sunday’s 38-17 victory over the Carolina Panthers at...

Packers-Panthers Friday injury report: Shields, Datone Jones out

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.comSam Shields had an interception at Miami last week before suffering a knee injury that will keep him out Sunday against Carolina. GREEN BAY – Sam Shields won’t play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, and the Green Bay Packers will be without defensive end Datone Jones for the second straight game as well.Packers coach Mike McCarthy ruled both Shields and Jones out for Sunday’s game, but he listed cornerback Tramon Williams as questionable, giving the veteran cornerback a shot at playing, even if he doesn’t do much in practice on Saturday.Here’s a look at...

Packers Thursday practice report: Williams, Shields still out

Green Bay - There was no change in the status of CBs Tramon Williams (ankle) and Sam Shields (knee).

Packers-Panthers Wednesday injury report: Shields, Williams out

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com While starting cornerbacks Tramon Williams and Sam Shields didn’t practice, several players, including wide receiver Jarrett Boykin, returned to action. GREEN BAY – Although there were two notable names missing from Wednesday’s participation list – starting cornerbacks Sam Shields and Tramon Williams – the rest of the Green Bay Packers’ injury news was positive.Inside linebacker Sam Barrington, wide receiver Jarrett Boykin and defensive end Datone Jones, all of whom were inactive for last Sunday’s game at Miami, took part in practice on at least a...

Packers Wednesday practice report: Tramon, Shields sit out

Green Bay - Cornerbacks Tramon Williams and Sam Shields have not made miracle recoveries from the injuries they suffered in Miami Sunday, but they were well enough to at least stand around and watch practice Wednesday.

Injuries to Shields, Williams and Lattimore don't appear to be serious

Starting cornerbacks Tramon Williams and Sam Shields and starting inside linebacker Jamari Lattimore all were knocked out of the Packers’ victory over the Dolphins but may have escaped serious injury.
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Packers | Minor injury for Sam Shields?

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McCarthy: Shields, Williams, Lattimore avoid long-term injury

 Photo/ Cornerback Casey Hayward had an interception during the first half of Sunday’s victory at Miami. GREEN BAY – Given how unlucky the Green Bay Packers have been over the last few years when it comes to seemingly minor injuries, coach Mike McCarthy’s less-than-specific update on cornerback Sam Shields, inside linebacker Jamari Lattimore and cornerback Tramon Williams Monday qualified as positive.While McCarthy said doesn’t know how long any of them will be sidelined, McCarthy said he has been told that Shields (knee), Lattimore (neck) and Williams (ankle) all escaped long-term...
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Reports Suggest Sam Shields and Tramon Williams Avoided Major Injury

Reports Suggest Sam Shields and Tramon Williams Avoided Major Injury

It's still very early, but reports out of the Packers locker room suggest that both of the injured starting corners should be able to return sometime this season. In the span of a few plays on Sunday afternoon, the depth in the Green Bay Packers secondary suddenly went from a nice luxury to a critical piece of the puzzle. First, starting cornerback Sam Shields' knee buckled as the Packers' defense was setting up for a play, Then two plays later, the other starter, Tramon Williams, got rolled up on by Brad Jones while making a tackle, appearing to suffer an ankle injury. Both players sat out...

Shields hoping he avoided major knee injury

 Screen capture/NFL on FOX Sam Shields went down with 3 minutes 44 seconds left in the third quarter. MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Sam Shields is hopeful that the painful, pinching feeling he experienced in his left knee is not a major injury.The Green Bay Packers starting cornerback went down during the team’s 27-24 victory over the Miami Dolphins when he was lining up to start a third-quarter series. As he went to his position, he felt what he called a “pinch” and trainers came to attend to him. Shields had to be helped off the field.“It just gave out. I felt a pinch,” Shields said....

Sam Shields optimistic patellar injury isn't too serious

Miami Gardens, Fla. - Sam Shields isn't realy sure about his left knee except for one thing.

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