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Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports
The Chicago Bears announced Friday that they have signed former LSU linebacker free agent Kelvin Sheppard.


Sheppard, a native of Stone Mountain, Ga., played at LSU from 2006-2010 and was a backup linebacker during the Tigers 2007 National Championship season. The Buffalo Bills selected him with the 68th pick in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
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I will always remember this guy running away from Tebow, as if he really didn't want any part of tackling him.
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Great acquisition for the Bears. Kelvin is rock solid and, of course, the Saints whiffed on another one!
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Boo! Boo! The "Saints hate LSU players" narrative is played out.
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Journeymen make $$$ too! Loved me some K.Shep! They say he wasn't a backup. Maybe technically, but he was basically part of the starting rotation. And a true leader in the locker room.
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ETA: dang autocorrect. Meant to say "they say he was a backup"
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Met his folks at Auburn in 2010. Really good family. He was a great Tiger player, my best to him!
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