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Offline wpr  
#1 Posted : Monday, October 28, 2013 8:32:41 PM(UTC)

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The term "shutdown corner" is sometimes thrown around too often, and perhaps should only be applied to those who truly put big fat goose eggs in the receivers' stat lines.

But that title is one Green Bay Packers Tramon Williams may be deserving for his performance in the last three of four consecutive victories.

"As a matter of fact, I didn't give up any (catches) the last three games," said Williams with pride on "Packers Live," which airs on TODAY'S TMJ4 and NBC26.
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#2 Posted : Monday, October 28, 2013 9:57:21 PM(UTC)

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#3 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 4:46:26 AM(UTC)

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for realz?


its on the internet it must be real.
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#4 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 9:10:54 AM(UTC)

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I think shutdown corner more refers to guys who can shut down good players. Tramon has been much better this year than the past 2 but he's also had a significant amount of his old responsibilities taken away from him. I've been way more impressed with Shields/House this year than Tramon but it has been nice that he's playing better this year.
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#5 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 9:20:52 AM(UTC)

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Prefer Shields in the slot against the burners, but on the edge Tramon has rounded back into form. He is a great corner.
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#6 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 10:36:27 AM(UTC)

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Tramon has been worthy of the title "shutdown corner" for a long time. This year, Shields pretty much qualifies also. I don't think Shields should cover the slot receiver, though. Speed is more of a requirement on the outside. Hayward, if healthy, should cover the slot.
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#7 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 10:57:36 AM(UTC)

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We managed no pics against noodle arm so no shutdown corner title for you!!!
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#8 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 10:58:44 AM(UTC)

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I like how he came in as an UDFA, gets into a role as second CB with a lot of freedom to jump passes and roam a bit, then has a bit of a down year when Woodson degresses and leaves and now comes back and shuts down legitimate nr. 1 guys.

It's selfless in a way that this kind of play is a whole lot less interesting for your stat sheet.
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#9 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 1:53:59 PM(UTC)

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I like how he came in as an UDFA, gets into a role as second CB with a lot of freedom to jump passes and roam a bit, then has a bit of a down year when Woodson degresses and leaves and now comes back and shuts down legitimate nr. 1 guys.

It's selfless in a way that this kind of play is a whole lot less interesting for your stat sheet.


What number 1 ghys are you referring to? Shields shutdown AJ Green . And last week he whiffed on 2 easy tackles. So I ask again who did he shutdown?

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#10 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 2:15:25 PM(UTC)

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What number 1 ghys are you referring to? Shields shutdown AJ Green . And last week he whiffed on 2 easy tackles. So I ask again who did he shutdown?



Same old Dhazer, I see. Love your hostility. [laughing]

I have to be completely honest, I haven't seen every game, so I thought he was on Torrey Smith and Josh Gordon, as well, but going back and rewatchting a couple of plays in those games... It's all Shields. He's the real unsung hero here. At least, from what I could see from just a couple of plays and my less-than-stellar memory.

If anything, Williams is playing Woodson's old role, playing in the slot, blitzing, playing robber. I way way off on that one.
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#11 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 3:06:55 PM(UTC)

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#12 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 6:43:55 PM(UTC)

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Shields may very well have passed up Tramon, but it ain't because Tramon got worse. It's because Shields got better. Add Hayward to that, and House and Hyde too ........ as they say, you can never have too many good corners.
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#13 Posted : Tuesday, October 29, 2013 8:42:10 PM(UTC)

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Shields may very well have passed up Tramon, but it ain't because Tramon got worse. It's because Shields got better. Add Hayward to that, and House and Hyde too ........ as they say, you can never have too many good corners.


Tramon had that nasty nerve damage in his arm during his peak physical years.

He's coming back from that now, but he's also older.
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#14 Posted : Thursday, October 31, 2013 6:08:32 PM(UTC)

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Tramon Williams 2013 Penalties

Didn't know he had that many penalties so far this season. Even if one or two have been bogus, a player that has a reputation of penalties doesn't help in crunch time with shaky refs.
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#15 Posted : Thursday, October 31, 2013 6:14:06 PM(UTC)

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How in the hell are we going to keep these 5 corners signed? And when does Jarrett Bush quit occupying a roster spot? Buckeye doesn't get to answer.
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