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Shields Solidifies Spot at Corner

Shields (Jeff Hanisch - USA Today Sports)

Watch the last two Packers games and it's difficult to tell that cornerback Sam Shields is coming off an ankle injury. Talk to his position coach Joe Whitt and he'll tell you the same. The third-year cornerback has earned back his starting role at one of the outside cornerback spots.

Sam Shields' return to the Green Bay Packers' starting lineup has been swift, and in some ways, surprising. Coming off a shin/ankle injury that kept him out of six games, the third-year cornerback has come back with a vengeance, putting together arguably the best back-to-back games of his career. Last week in an NFC North Division-clinching victory at Chicago, Shields did not allow a catch in...

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