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Players

Sam Barrington
LB #58
Height:
6-1
Weight:
240
Age:
23
College:
South Florida
Experience:
2

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SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2014 GB 2 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 GB 7 0 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @SEA L 16-36 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 NYJ W 31-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Pro Highlights

  • Appeared in seven games as a rookie in 2013, seeing time exclusively on special teams, before sustaining a season-ending hamstring injury vs. Chicago in Week 9.
  • Registered three tackles on special teams last season.
  • 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.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted by the Packers out of the University of South Florida, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).

COLLEGE

A four-year letterman, he played in 49 games with 36 starts during his career 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…Was selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game following his senior campaign…Majored in business science.

PERSONAL

Given name Samuel Kofi Barrington…Middle name means “Friday born”…Born in Orlando, Fla. …Single…Has a 5-year-old daughter, Samari…His father, Sam, was born in Ghana and currently lives there…Is a cousin of Packers DT Letroy Guion…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…Community involvement: Is involved with a social-outreach and development organization in west Africa…Hobbies/interests: 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.

Pro Highlights

  • Appeared in seven games as a rookie in 2013, seeing time exclusively on special teams, before sustaining a season-ending hamstring injury vs. Chicago in Week 9.
  • Registered three tackles on special teams last season.
  • 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.
  • Became only the second player ever to be drafted by the Packers out of the University of South Florida, joining WR DeAndrew Rubin (2003, seventh round).

COLLEGE

A four-year letterman, he played in 49 games with 36 starts during his career 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…Was selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game following his senior campaign…Majored in business science.

PERSONAL

Given name Samuel Kofi Barrington…Middle name means “Friday born”…Born in Orlando, Fla. …Single…Has a 5-year-old daughter, Samari…His father, Sam, was born in Ghana and currently lives there…Is a cousin of Packers DT Letroy Guion…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…Community involvement: Is involved with a social-outreach and development organization in west Africa…Hobbies/interests: 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.