Shields Signs RFA Tender with Green Bay

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Shields Signs RFA Tender with Green Bay

June 3, 2013 Updated Jun 3, 2013 at 5:38 PM CST

Green Bay, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Cornerback Sam Shields has signed his restricted free agent tender with the Green Bay Packers, that according to a Monday report by Mike Florio of NBCSports.com.

The deal puts Shields under contract through the 2013 season and gives him $2.023 million. If he and the team do not agree on a long-term extension, he will become an unrestricted free agent next offseason.

Shields has spent three seasons with the Packers, totaling 102 tackles and nine interceptions through 39 regular season games played.

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