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Ernie Sims - Sam Linebacker

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Galian Beast, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. cowboyschmps3

    cowboyschmps3 Well-Known Member

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  2. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    Yea I like Sims too. Lee, Carter and Sims will make a super fast LB core. After that, the only things we will need are better safeties and more pass rushers on the front line.
  3. JonJon

    JonJon Injured Reserve

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    That is reason enough to sign him, even as just a backup to Carter, because Carter has an i injury history. Sims could backup him up in the event Carter is not able to go. He shouldn't be expensive either.
  4. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    He is not good against the run. On the strongside that becomes more of a liability. We all saw him get driven back by FB and TE already.
  5. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    I think the only reason you don't sign Sims is if another team offers him starter's money.
  6. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    I still would like to keep Spencer in the LB corp and I'd imagine he'd get the strongside if it were to occur. If not plug in Albright and at end I have no problem letting Crawford start
  7. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    I think he would be good as a will against the run although he's not remarkable. He has the speed to cover the flats, play the spread, and cover down the field. If he has better instincts than I think then he'll beat his competition.
  8. BAT

    BAT Mr. Fixit

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    In a Tampa 2, Sims would not have to cover man to man. He could be Kam Chancellor like.

    In any event, it makes no sense not to re-sign him if Cowboys are able. At the very least he is a better back up than Connor and a LBs corps of Sims-Lee-Carter is better than one with Albright or Wilbur. Both Albright and Wilbur are jags right now.
  9. Redball Express

    Redball Express All Aboard!!!

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    Sims showed up quite well I thought.

    I'd also like to see Albright given opportunity.

    :star:rEdBaLL ExPreSS:star:

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