Will Shields Advances In HOF Voting

Former Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Will Shields was among the 15 mondern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists announced Thursday. This is the third straight season the guard has made it to the final vote. Considering he’s already come up short, I wouldn’t rule it out happening again, despite Shields owning a HOF resume. […]

Will Shields Gets Another Shot At The Hall

Third time’s a charm? That’s what former Kansas City Chiefs guard Will Shields is hoping for when it comes to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. One of the best to ever play his position, Shields made it past the first two rounds of cuts each of the past two seasons to the round of […]

Shields Downplays Fisher’s Move From Left Tackle

During the Kansas City Chiefs three-day rookie minicamp this weekend, we will get our first look at first overall pick Eric Fisher. The tackle from Central Michigan could have to play on the right side after holding down the left in college. While how difficult that transition is continues to be an ongoing debate, former […]

Will Shields Shut Out Of The Hall Again

Being one of the best offensive lineman to ever play in the NFL was good enough for two players to get elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, but one of them wasn’t former Kansas City Chiefs guard Will Shields. While tackles Jonathan Ogden and Larry Allen received enough support to be […]

Will Shields A Finalist For Hall Of Fame Once Again

Will Shields is already a member of the Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame, but for some reason the guard was shut out last year when he was first up for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Now one of the best to ever play his position will get a second chance as […]

Will Shields To Enter Chiefs Hall Of Fame

(Photo via Josh Looney) The Kansas City Chiefs have announced that Will Shields will be the team’s 2012 Hall of Fame inductee. Shields was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame this past year, but just missed the cut. One of the best guards to ever play the game, he was one of […]

Will Shields’ Son Continues To Excel On The Court

Considering he is the son of a soon-to-be Hall of Fame NFL player, it’s not a surprise that Shavon Shields is headed to college on a sports scholarship. It also shouldn’t be much of a surprise he’s headed to his father’s alma mater of Nebraska. But it’s not the gridiron the younger Shields is excelling […]

Will Shields, Willie Roaf Are Hall Of Fame Finalists

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has released the list of 15 modern-era finalists and two former Kansas City Chiefs have made the cut. Offensive tackle Willie Roaf and guard Will Shields got over the important hurdle of surviving the cut from 26 semifinalists through mail ballots. Roaf was first eligible for the Hall last […]

Willie Roaf, Will Shields Among HOF Semifinalists

Of the six players and coaches with ties to the Kansas City Chiefs that were among the 2012 modern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees, two have been chosen as semifinalists.  Offensive linemen Willie Roaf and Will Shields are among the 26 semifinalists selected by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. Roaf was first eligible […]

Chiefs Well Represented Among HOF Nonimees

If former Kansas City Chiefs tackle Willie Roaf is going to get into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year — his second eligible — there’s a chance another former Chief joins him.  All told there are six players or coaches with ties to Kansas City that are among the 2012 Modern Era nominees: […]

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