Most NFL champs rock their Super Bowl ring on their hand -- Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields is wearing his on his NECK. The 23-year-old defensive stud -- who was a rookie when the Packers… READ MORE >
Samuel George Shields III (born December 8, 1987) is an American football cornerback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He played college football at Miami. A native of Sarasota, Florida, Shields attended Booker High School, where he played wide receiver and was regarded as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com. In college at Miami, Shields played wide receiver his first three seasons before switching to cornerback for his senior year. Shields was awarded the team's most improved player award after his senior year at Miami. In his rookie year in the NFL, Shields played the nickel back position serving as the third cornerback behind veterans Charles Woodson and Tramon Williams. Shields played in 14 of 16 regular season games and four playoff games, including Super Bowl XLV.