Packers CB Shields pleads not guilty to possessing marijuana

Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields has entered a not guilty plea to marijuana possession.Attorneys for Shields appeared on his behalf in Brown County Circuit Court on Friday. Shields was charged with two misdemeanors, possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia, after he allowed officers to search his Green Bay area home in October.

2015 Most Important Packers No. 7: Sam Shields, CB

Even after earning himself a four-year, $39 million extension, even becoming one of the Green Bay Packers' rags-to-riches success stories as he went from undrafted free agent to top-level cornerback, Sam Shields has never been the kind of cornerback that everyone talks about.