Donnie Shell

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Overview

Donnie Shell

Date of birth
Aug 26, 1952

Ht: 5'11"Wt: 190 lbs.

Birthplace
Whitmire, SC

Hometown
Whitmire, SC

College
South Carolina State University

High school
Whitmire Community

Summary
Donnie Shell (born August 26, 1952 in Whitmire, South Carolina) is a former American Football strong safety for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League between 1974 and 1987. Shell was a member of the Steelers famed Steel Curtain defense in the 1970s...
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Awards

Super Bowl Champion
Pittsburgh Steelers
1979, 1978, 1975, 1974

AFC Champion
Pittsburgh Steelers
1979, 1978, 1975, 1974

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by GoDevils95 Mar 28, 2012
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Tebow, Broncos defying odds with close wins (Yahoo! Sports)
Tim Tebow's penchant for engineering victories when Denver scores less than 20 points is unmatched around the league.
Yahoo! Sports, Nov 29, 2011
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by rockinfish Oct 06, 2011
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Jan. 20, 1980: Rams Wendell Tyler breaks loose for a 39-yard run in the first quarter. Donnie Shell (31) being blocked by Billy Waddy, caught up with Tyler at the 14. The run led to Rams' first toughdown. Behind Tyler is Kent Hill (72).
by GoDevils95 Sep 03, 2011
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by GoDevils95 Aug 27, 2011
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by GoDevils95 Aug 23, 2011
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NFP Sunday Blitz (The National Football Post)
When free agency begins, probably sometime this week, there will be no better player available than Nnamdi...
Yahoo! Sports, Jul 24, 2011
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by nailboys Jun 18, 2011
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Top 5 Pittsburgh Steelers teams of all time (Associated Content)
The idea that a Super Bowl champion is not even among the top five teams in franchise history is a testament to the richness of the Pittsburgh Steelers' history. Yet, with six victories in the first 44 Super Bowls, and potentially more on the horizon,...
Yahoo! Sports, Feb 03, 2011
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by thesemers Oct 18, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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Understated Shell lets the record books do talking - Best S.C. Athletes of All Time - TheState.com
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Something wasnt right, the old coach remembers thinking that night, some 40 years ago. Still, in the heat of competition, William J. Lefty Johnson didnt stop to consider what he was seeing. He reacted.
Submitted by DaMan, Aug 07, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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Updated external links for Donnie Shell
Created an external link called "Stats" for Donnie Shell.
  • Set title to "Stats".
  • Set URL to http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/S/ShelDo00.htm.
by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Donnie Shell
Edited the personal notes for Donnie Shell.
  • Added nicknames: "Torpedo"
by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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by DaMan Aug 07, 2010
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