Coming Up
  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 6:00 PM CDT Packers 1K Kids Run

    Back to Football also includes the 1K Kids Run, presented by WPS Health Insurance. Kids 10 years old and younger will have the opportunity to run a Lambeau Lap on Friday, July 25, at 6 p.m. Registration for the Kids Run is $10 and all participants will receive a Packers 1K Run t-shirt, a logoed bag and a participant medal.

    http://www.packers.com/5k

  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 7:00 PM CDT Movie Night at Lambeau Field

    Movie Night at Lambeau Field will return this year on Friday, July 25, following the 1K Kids Run. The event is free and open to the public, and concessions will be available throughout the movie. More details will be announced at a later date.

    Time listed above is subject to change.

  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 6:30 PM CDT Packers 5K Run/Walk

    The fifth annual ‘5K Run/Walk at Lambeau Field,’ is set for Saturday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.

    The computer-timed run is highlighted by a neighborhood route that ultimately takes participants into Lambeau Field and around the famed gridiron. The event has a special finish line – the Packers’ ‘G’ painted on turf located in the parking lot.

    All participants will receive a Packers 5K Run T-shirt, a logoed bag, and a bib number and timing chip. To celebrate the race’s fifth anniversary, all participants will receive a commemorative medal. In addition, photos will be taken on the course and will be available at no cost on the Packers 5K Run website.

    Packers-themed awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age group. An awards ceremony will take place following the conclusion of the race.

    Registration, which is $25 for adults and $15 for children (12 and younger), will be available online beginning Friday, May 23, at www.packers.com/5k. Mail-in registration is also an option, with forms available online and in person at Lambeau Field. Runners can also register at the Bellin Run Expo on Friday, June 13, at Astor Park in Green Bay. Early registration is encouraged. After July 13, registration fees will increase to $30 and $20, respectively.

  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT PPCC Annual Reception

    The Packers Partners Annual Reception is set for Thursday, July 31, 2014 in the Lambeau Field Atrium from 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM.

    Packers Jarrett Boykin, Eddie Lacy, Datone Jones and DuJuan Harris will appear at the reception. The event will include a Player Guest Q&A, a Meet & Greet with a Packers Alumni and a Raffle Drawing.

    This is a member’s only event. Invitations will be mailed the week of June 23rd, and online registration will open at 9 am CDT on June 25th and will close on July 11th at 5 pm CDT. 

    Invitations will include all of this information and additional details.

    To sign up to become a member of the Packers Partners Club of Champions and receive an invitation to the reception, fans can go to www.packers.com/ppcc.

     
  • Sat., Aug. 02, 2014 5:30 PM CDT Packers Family Night, presented by Bellin Health

    ‘Family Night’ will serve as the introduction of the 2014 Green Bay Packers, in-person to a capacity crowd in Lambeau Field and on television to a state-wide audience.

    The event, which begins with in-stadium activities at 5:30 p.m., will benefit the Wendy’s Wonderful Kids foster care adoption program, a signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

Players

Sam Barrington
LB #58
Height:
6-1
Weight:
235
Age:
23
College:
South Florida
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2013):

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2
SCK
0.0
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0
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2 WAS W 38-20 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @CIN L 30-34 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 DET W 22-9 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @BAL W 19-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 CLE W 31-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 @MIN W 44-31 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 CHI L 20-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

  • Earned second-team All-Big East recognition as a senior in 2012 after posting a career-high 80 tackles (49 solo), including 6½ tackles for a loss, a career-best 3½ sacks, two forced fumbles and three passes defensed.
  • Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games as a senior and ranked eighth in the conference with an average of 7.3 tackles per game.
  • Played in 49 games with 36 starts during his four years at South Florida (2009-12) and registered 258 tackles (151 solo), 21½ tackles for a loss, 6½ sacks, five forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one interception and nine passes defensed.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted out of South Florida by the Packers, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).
  • As a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla., posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.).


CAREER Highlights:

  • Drafted by the Packers with their own seventh-round choice (No. 232 overall), the last of three selections by the team in the final round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted out of South Florida by the Packers, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).
  • Played in 49 games with 36 starts during his four years at South Florida (2009-12) and registered 258 tackles (151 solo), 21½ tackles for a loss, 6½ sacks, five forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one interception and nine passes defensed.
  • Earned second-team All-Big East recognition as a senior in 2012 after posting a career-high 80 tackles (49 solo), including 6½ tackles for a loss, a career-best 3½ sacks, two forced fumbles and three passes defensed.
  • Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games as a senior and ranked eighth in the conference with an average of 7.3 tackles per game.
  • Was selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game following his senior campaign.
  • Started 12 contests as a junior in 2011 and ranked third on the team with 72 tackles (45 solo).
  • Was named to the All-Big East Freshman Team by ESPN.com in 2009 after registering 41 tackles (17 solo) in 13 games as a true freshman.
  • As a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla., posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.) at running back.
  • Earned his degree in social science at South Florida.

2012: Started 11 games and earned second-team All-Big East recognition…Posted career highs in tackles (80) and sacks (3½) and matched his career bests for tackles for a loss (6½), forced fumbles (two) and passes defensed (three)…Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games and his average of 7.3 tackles per game ranked eighth in the conference…Ranked second on the team in tackles…Vs. Chattanooga (Sept. 1): Registered four tackles (three solo), including a season-high two tackles for a loss, and a sack…Vs. Rutgers (Sept. 13): Led the team with nine tackles (seven solo), including one tackle for a loss…At Louisville (Oct. 20): Paced the team with a career-high 10 tackles (six solo), including a half-tackle for a loss…At Miami (Nov. 17): Posted seven tackles (five solo) and a half-sack…Vs. Pittsburgh (Dec. 1): Recorded a career-high two sacks in his final collegiate game. Finished with seven tackles (six solo) on the evening.

2011: Started all 12 contests and ranked third on the team with 72 tackles (45 solo)…Added 2½ sacks, 6½ tackles for a loss, two passes defensed, an interception that he returned for a TD, and a forced fumble…At Notre Dame (Sept. 3): Tied for third on the team with nine tackles (two solo) in the season-opening win at the No. 16-ranked Fighting Irish…Vs. Texas-El Paso (Sept. 24): Posted his first career interception in the fourth quarter and returned the pick 30 yards for his first career TD, the final score in the Bulls’ 52-24 victory…At Connecticut (Oct. 15): Recorded six tackles (five solo), a season-high 1½ sacks and a pass defensed…At Rutgers (Nov. 5): Tied for second on the team with nine tackles (two solo), which matched his season high, and posted a sack…Vs. West Virginia (Dec. 1): Registered five tackles (four solo), a forced fumble and a pass defensed in the season finale.

2010: Appeared in 13 games with 12 starts and finished third on the team with 65 tackles (40 solo)…Added 6½ tackles for a loss, a half-sack, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and three passes defensed…At Florida (Sept. 11): Led the team with eight tackles (three solo)…Vs. Florida Atlantic (Oct. 2): Notched a team-leading eight tackles (three solo), including 1½ tackles for a loss, and a forced fumble…At Cincinnati (Oct. 22): Posted a season-high nine tackles (eight solo) and a forced fumble…At Miami (Nov. 27): Registered six tackles (two solo), including a tackle for a loss…Vs. Connecticut (Dec. 4): Recorded three tackles (all solo) and a fumble recovery in the fourth quarter, the first of his career, that set up a field goal.

2009: Played in 13 games with one start as a true freshman…Was named to the Big East All-Freshman Team by ESPN.com…Posted 41 tackles (17 solo), including two tackles for a loss, and a pass defensed…Vs. Wofford (Sept. 5): Recorded three tackles (all assists) in his collegiate debut…At Pittsburgh (Oct. 24): Registered five tackles (two solo), including a half-tackle for a loss…Vs. Miami (Nov. 28): Notched six tackles (two solo)…At Connecticut (Dec. 5): Posted a season-high seven tackles (one solo), including a half-tackle for a loss.

HIGH SCHOOL: Posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.) at running back as a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla. …Added an interception, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and six passes defensed…Selected to play in the 2008 Florida All-Star game…Started all four years on both sides of the ball…Registered 104 tackles, three sacks and three forced fumbles as a junior…Also lettered four years in track and field, participating in the 110-meter hurdles and the discus event.

PERSONAL: Given name Samuel Kofi Barrington…Middle name means “Friday morning”…Born in Orlando, Fla. …Single…Has a 4-year-old daughter, Samari…Says being a good role model and creating a solid future for his daughter serves as his biggest motivation…His father, Sam, was born in Ghana and currently lives there…Spoke at elementary schools and was a volunteer coach for a Pop Warner football team during college…Enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching movies, traveling, spending time on the water and going to jazz events…Names sprinter Carmelita Jeter as his favorite athlete…Lists Law and Order: Special Victims Unit as his favorite TV show, House Party as his favorite movie and The Power of Who as his favorite book…Names Ada, a coastal town in Ghana, as his favorite place to visit…Residence: Jacksonville, Fla.

  • Earned second-team All-Big East recognition as a senior in 2012 after posting a career-high 80 tackles (49 solo), including 6½ tackles for a loss, a career-best 3½ sacks, two forced fumbles and three passes defensed.
  • Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games as a senior and ranked eighth in the conference with an average of 7.3 tackles per game.
  • Played in 49 games with 36 starts during his four years at South Florida (2009-12) and registered 258 tackles (151 solo), 21½ tackles for a loss, 6½ sacks, five forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one interception and nine passes defensed.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted out of South Florida by the Packers, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).
  • As a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla., posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.).


CAREER Highlights:

  • Drafted by the Packers with their own seventh-round choice (No. 232 overall), the last of three selections by the team in the final round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted out of South Florida by the Packers, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).
  • Played in 49 games with 36 starts during his four years at South Florida (2009-12) and registered 258 tackles (151 solo), 21½ tackles for a loss, 6½ sacks, five forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one interception and nine passes defensed.
  • Earned second-team All-Big East recognition as a senior in 2012 after posting a career-high 80 tackles (49 solo), including 6½ tackles for a loss, a career-best 3½ sacks, two forced fumbles and three passes defensed.
  • Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games as a senior and ranked eighth in the conference with an average of 7.3 tackles per game.
  • Was selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game following his senior campaign.
  • Started 12 contests as a junior in 2011 and ranked third on the team with 72 tackles (45 solo).
  • Was named to the All-Big East Freshman Team by ESPN.com in 2009 after registering 41 tackles (17 solo) in 13 games as a true freshman.
  • As a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla., posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.) at running back.
  • Earned his degree in social science at South Florida.

2012: Started 11 games and earned second-team All-Big East recognition…Posted career highs in tackles (80) and sacks (3½) and matched his career bests for tackles for a loss (6½), forced fumbles (two) and passes defensed (three)…Recorded at least seven tackles in eight of his 11 games and his average of 7.3 tackles per game ranked eighth in the conference…Ranked second on the team in tackles…Vs. Chattanooga (Sept. 1): Registered four tackles (three solo), including a season-high two tackles for a loss, and a sack…Vs. Rutgers (Sept. 13): Led the team with nine tackles (seven solo), including one tackle for a loss…At Louisville (Oct. 20): Paced the team with a career-high 10 tackles (six solo), including a half-tackle for a loss…At Miami (Nov. 17): Posted seven tackles (five solo) and a half-sack…Vs. Pittsburgh (Dec. 1): Recorded a career-high two sacks in his final collegiate game. Finished with seven tackles (six solo) on the evening.

2011: Started all 12 contests and ranked third on the team with 72 tackles (45 solo)…Added 2½ sacks, 6½ tackles for a loss, two passes defensed, an interception that he returned for a TD, and a forced fumble…At Notre Dame (Sept. 3): Tied for third on the team with nine tackles (two solo) in the season-opening win at the No. 16-ranked Fighting Irish…Vs. Texas-El Paso (Sept. 24): Posted his first career interception in the fourth quarter and returned the pick 30 yards for his first career TD, the final score in the Bulls’ 52-24 victory…At Connecticut (Oct. 15): Recorded six tackles (five solo), a season-high 1½ sacks and a pass defensed…At Rutgers (Nov. 5): Tied for second on the team with nine tackles (two solo), which matched his season high, and posted a sack…Vs. West Virginia (Dec. 1): Registered five tackles (four solo), a forced fumble and a pass defensed in the season finale.

2010: Appeared in 13 games with 12 starts and finished third on the team with 65 tackles (40 solo)…Added 6½ tackles for a loss, a half-sack, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and three passes defensed…At Florida (Sept. 11): Led the team with eight tackles (three solo)…Vs. Florida Atlantic (Oct. 2): Notched a team-leading eight tackles (three solo), including 1½ tackles for a loss, and a forced fumble…At Cincinnati (Oct. 22): Posted a season-high nine tackles (eight solo) and a forced fumble…At Miami (Nov. 27): Registered six tackles (two solo), including a tackle for a loss…Vs. Connecticut (Dec. 4): Recorded three tackles (all solo) and a fumble recovery in the fourth quarter, the first of his career, that set up a field goal.

2009: Played in 13 games with one start as a true freshman…Was named to the Big East All-Freshman Team by ESPN.com…Posted 41 tackles (17 solo), including two tackles for a loss, and a pass defensed…Vs. Wofford (Sept. 5): Recorded three tackles (all assists) in his collegiate debut…At Pittsburgh (Oct. 24): Registered five tackles (two solo), including a half-tackle for a loss…Vs. Miami (Nov. 28): Notched six tackles (two solo)…At Connecticut (Dec. 5): Posted a season-high seven tackles (one solo), including a half-tackle for a loss.

HIGH SCHOOL: Posted 109 tackles and five sacks at linebacker and rushed for 1,188 yards and 17 TDs on 108 carries (11.0 avg.) at running back as a senior at Terry Parker High in Jacksonville, Fla. …Added an interception, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and six passes defensed…Selected to play in the 2008 Florida All-Star game…Started all four years on both sides of the ball…Registered 104 tackles, three sacks and three forced fumbles as a junior…Also lettered four years in track and field, participating in the 110-meter hurdles and the discus event.

PERSONAL: Given name Samuel Kofi Barrington…Middle name means “Friday morning”…Born in Orlando, Fla. …Single…Has a 4-year-old daughter, Samari…Says being a good role model and creating a solid future for his daughter serves as his biggest motivation…His father, Sam, was born in Ghana and currently lives there…Spoke at elementary schools and was a volunteer coach for a Pop Warner football team during college…Enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching movies, traveling, spending time on the water and going to jazz events…Names sprinter Carmelita Jeter as his favorite athlete…Lists Law and Order: Special Victims Unit as his favorite TV show, House Party as his favorite movie and The Power of Who as his favorite book…Names Ada, a coastal town in Ghana, as his favorite place to visit…Residence: Jacksonville, Fla.