Pro Football weekly

Scott Shanle

Scott Shanle - #58 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 11/23/1979
Birthplace Genoa, NE
College Nebraska
Years played 11
Drafted 2003, 7th round, 37th pick by Rams

Saints not seeing diminishing returns from Shanle

Posted July 29, 2012 @ 1 p.m. ET
Saints interim head coach Joe Vitt has indicated he sees no signs of a decline in 32-year-old OLB Scott Shanle’s ability.

Report: Saints, Shanle agree to extension

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 8:50 p.m. ET
The Saints have agreed to a two-year contract extension with LB Scott Shanle.

Shanle's future could be impacted by Saints' draft

Posted April 10, 2011 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
The Saints' decisions on draft weekend could have a major impact on OLB Scott Shanle's status.

Veteran SLB Clark making most of second stint with Saints

Posted Dec. 03, 2010 @ 9:11 p.m. ET
In his 11th season, 33-year-old Danny Clark is past his prime, but he has been an unsung hero for the Saints' defense in his second stint with the team.

Marshall likely to leave Panthers after season

Posted Nov. 06, 2010 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
With Panthers CB Richard Marshall likely to qualify for unrestricted free agency after this season, he's expected to leave for greener pastures, according to NFC South Whispers.


Posted Dec. 30, 2012
The Saints deactivated linebacker Scott Shanle against the Panthers on Sunday.||||||| Shanle concludes his seventh season with the club as a healthy scratch for the eighth straight game.
Posted Nov. 04, 2007
Shanle was inactive Sunday for the Saints.||||||| The linebacker missed practice this week with a sore left hamstring. Brian Simmons will start in his place.
Posted Aug. 23, 2006
The New Orleans Saints acquired Shanle Wednesday from the Dallas Cowboys in exchange for an undisclosed 2007 NFL draft pick, pending a physical. Shanle had been a special teams standout for the Cowboys since joining the team in 2004. He started 11 of 37 career games.||||||| Shanle is entering his fourth NFL season since being drafted in the seventh round by the St. Louis Rams in 2003. He had 50 tackles and 1.5 sacks for Dallas last season.
Posted April 29, 2006
Shanle re-signed with the Cowboys on Friday, inking a one-year, $721,600 deal. The linebacker played in 15 games, starting seven following the career-ending injury to Dat Nyugen. Shanle had 50 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks.|||||||