Found October 06, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- About 75 minutes before kickoff, players inside the Green Bay Packers' locker room began to find out that Detroit Lions' star wide receiver Calvin Johnson was inactive for their Week 5 matchup. While Johnson's absence certainly played into the Packers' favor and their 22-9 victory over the Lions, at least one Green Bay player didn't take it as welcomed news. "Sam (Shields) was kind of upset he didn't get to go against him," cornerback Davon House said. "It's a big game for him to go against (Johnson) to show the world that he can be a No. 1 corner." Shields was coming off a game in which he performed well against Cincinnati Bengals receiver A.J. Green, holding him to four catches and 46 yards. Shields also intercepted a pass in single coverage with Green. Without Johnson, the Lions' top playmaker in the passing game was tight end Brandon Pettigrew, who finished with four catches and 59 yards. "That'...
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