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Will Shields

Shields before a preseason game in 2006
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Position: Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1971-09-15) September 15, 1971 (age 45)
Place of birth: Fort Riley, Kansas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 315 lb (143 kg)
Career information
High school: Lawton (OK)
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 3 / Pick: 74
Career history
Kansas City Chiefs (1993–2006)
Career highlights and awards
12× Pro Bowl (1995–2006)
3× First-team All-Pro (1999, 2002, 2003)
4× Second-team All-Pro (1997, 2004–2006)
Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year (2003)
NFL 2000s All-Decade Team
Consensus All-American (1992)
Outland Trophy (1992)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 224
Games started: 223
Fumbles recovered: 9
Player stats at NFL.com

Just looking at society as a whole, there are a lot of different things that we are not doing as a group to make sure we are close. Everything is in transit. People are moving from place to place. You can have a neighbor you live next to for five years and never speak to, and nobody has a problem with that.
Will Shields
Don’t forget, I was the soft, pudgy kid in school that everyone made fun of.
Will Shields
I think I was one of those kids that I might not fight you if you stepped on my shoes or stole my lunch money or that kind of stuff. But if you picked on a girl or something like that, that would cause me to rear up a little bit.
Will Shields
I'm alive. That's a good thing.
I’m most proud of the fact I carried myself on and off the field consistently for what the NFL stands for.
Will Shields
Football is a violent game. We are violent men.