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Rob Sims

Detroit Lions
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Lions | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:45:51 -0800

Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley (knee), DT C.J. M. Mosley (non-injury) and OG Rob Sims (illness) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. LB Ashlee Palmer (quadriceps) and CB Mohammed Seisay (hamstring) were limited, while S Don Carey (ankle) and DE George Johnson (illness) practiced in full.

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Lions | Rob Sims to address contract after season

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:43:04 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims has not addressed a new contract with the team and will wait until the offseason to do so. Sims would like to remain a Lion but is diplomatic that the process may be out of his hands.

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Lions | Rob Sims looking good

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:18:52 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (knee) missed organized team activities (OTAs) and minicamp while recovering from a knee injury, but he held his own working against DT Nick Fairley in one-on-one drills. Sims said after practice Wednesday, July 30, that he is surprised with how well his body is responding and feels he can return to the level of play from his 2012 campaign.

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Lions | OTA participant update

Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:41:43 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate (undisclosed), RB Joique Bell (knee), RB Mikel Leshoure (undisclosed), WR Kevin Ogletree (undisclosed), DE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) and OG Rob Sims (undisclosed) were present, but did not participate in organized team activities Thursday, June 12. WR T.J. Jones (undisclosed), LB Stephen Tulloch (undisclosed) and CB Chris Houston (toe) were absent from Lions' OTAs.

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Lions | Rob Sims expected to be limited during minicamp

Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:29:22 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (undisclosed) likely will be limited during mandatory minicamp because he is recovering from offseason surgery.

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Lions | Rob Sims hopeful of new deal

Sat, 07 Jun 2014 19:59:42 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims is entering the final year of his contract, but he remains hopeful a new deal can be reached before he hits free agency. Sims wants to finish his career with the Lions.

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Lions | Rob Sims limited in OTAs

Mon, 26 May 2014 07:39:04 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (undisclosed) was limited in OTAs Wednesday, May 21. Sims was limited last month in OTAs, as well.

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Lions | Eight players listed as probable

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:41:24 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Patrick Edwards (ankle), OG Rob Sims (shoulder), OT Jason Fox (groin), DE Ezekiel Ansah (abdomen), DE Israel Idonije (hamstring), LB Ashlee Palmer (ankle), CB Rashean Mathis (head) and FS Louis Delmas (knee) are listed as probable for Week 5. Delmas did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 4, Ansah and Palmer were limited and the other players fully practiced.

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Lions | Five limited

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:26:38 -0700

Detroit Lions DE Ezekiel Ansah (abdomen), S Louis Delmas (knee), DE Israel Idonije (hamstring), S Glover Quin (ankle) and OG Rob Sims (shoulder) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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Lions | Two limited in practice

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:31:24 -0700

Detroit Lions DE Ezekiel Ansah (abdomen) and OG Rob Sims (shoulder) were both limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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Lions | Six probable

Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:14:22 -0700

Detroit Lions CB Chris Houston (hand), S Louis Delmas (knee), LB DeAndre Levy (abdomen), OG Rob Sims (shoulder), LB Ashlee Palmer (ankle) and DT Ndamukong Suh (knee) are probable for Week 4. Delmas did not practice Friday, Sept. 27, while the others practiced in full.

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Lions | 11 limited

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:42:04 -0700

Detroit Lions DE Ezekiel Ansah (abdomen), S Don Carey (hamstring), S Louis Delmas (knee), WR Patrick Edwards (ankle), OT Jason Fox (groin), OT Corey Hilliard (groin), CB Chris Houston (hand), LB DeAndre Levy (abdomen), LB Ashlee Palmer (ankle), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and DT Ndamukong Suh (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Lions | Two practice

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 08:44:26 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and FS Louis Delmas (knee) practiced Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Lions | Three do not practice

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 13:08:58 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Nate Burleson (forearm), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and FS Louis Delmas (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 25.

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Lions | Four players probable for Week 3

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 14:53:16 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (knee), DE Jason Jones (knee), LB Ashlee Palmer (ankle) and FS Louis Delmas (knee) are listed as probable for Week 3. Sims was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 20, while the other three missed practice.

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Lions | Three limited

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:39:48 -0700

Detroit Lions S Louis Delmas (knee), DT Nick Fairley (shoulder) and OG Rob Sims (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Lions | Two limited

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:49:05 -0700

Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley (knee) and OG Rob Sims (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Lions | Offensive line shows well in drills

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 18:15:48 -0700

The Detroit Lions offensive line had a good day in one-on-one pass rush drills Friday, Aug. 2. OG Rob Sims shut down DT Nick Fairley on both snaps, OT Jason Fox did well against DE Ronnell Lewis, OG Larry Warford shut down DT Jimmy Saddler-McQueen and OT Riley Reiff looked good against both DEs Ezekiel Ansah and Braylon Broughton.

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Lions | Kyle Vanden Bosch likely to be cap casualty

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:12:05 -0800

Detroit Lions DE Kyle Vanden Bosch is likely to be a salary cap casualty this offseason. OG Rob Sims is the only secure starter on the offensive line, and OT Gosder Cherilus will become a free agent. OT Jeff Backus has a year left on his contract, but the team isn't rushing to make a decision on him. OG Riley Reiff will start somewhere in 2013. OT Jason Fox, if he's re-signed, should see a good shot to play at tackle next season.

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Lions | Five probable

Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:57:47 -0800

Detroit Lions CB Chris Houston (ankle), LB Ashlee Palmer (thumb), OG Rob Sims (hamstring), DE Cliff Avril (back) and CB Jonte Green (illness) are probable for Week 13. Houston, Palmer and Sims were limited in practice Friday, Nov. 30, while the others practiced in full.

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Lions | Eight limited

Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:19:06 -0800

Detroit Lions CB Chris Houston (ankle), CB Jacob Lacey (foot, knee), LB Ashlee Palmer (thumb), OG Rob Sims (hamstring), DE Cliff Avril (back), OT Jeff Backus (hamstring), S Louis Delmas (knee) and DT Corey Williams (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 29.

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Lions | Four limited

Wed, 28 Nov 2012 14:38:56 -0800

Detroit Lions CB Chris Houston (ankle), CB Jacob Lacey (foot, knee), LB Ashlee Palmer (thumb) and OG Rob Sims (hamstring) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 28.

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Lions | Eight probable

Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:02:04 -0800

Detroit Lions DE Cliff Avril (knee), S Erik Coleman (eye), PK Jason Hanson (foot), DT Sammie Hill (knee), CB Chris Houston (ankle), LB Ashlee Palmer (chest), OG Rob Sims (hamstring) and DT Ndamukong Suh (knee) are probable for Week 12. Hanson, Hill and Suh practiced in full while the others were limited.

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Lions | Nine limited in practice

Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:34:48 -0800

Detroit Lions DE Cliff Avril (knee), S Louis Delmas (knee), DT Sammie Hill (knee), CB Jacob Lacey (foot), S Erik Coleman (eye), CB Chris Houston (ankle), LB Ashlee Palmer (chest), G Rob Sims (hamstring) and DT Corey Williams (knee) all were limited in practice Tuesday, Nov. 20.

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Lions | Four players listed as probable

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:46:18 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Titus Young (knee), OG Rob Sims (knee), OT Corey Hilliard (elbow) and DE Lawrence Jackson (calf) are listed as probable for Week 4. Sims and Jackson were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 28, while Young and Hilliard fully participated.

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Lions | Five limited in practice

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 13:28:47 -0700

Detroit Lions LB Justin Durant (back), DE Lawrence Jackson (calf), TE Tony Scheffler (calf), G Rob Sims (knee), and S Amari Spievey (groin) were all limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Lions | Three limited

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 13:44:26 -0700

Detroit Lions LB Justin Durant (back), OG Rob Sims (knee) and OT Corey Hilliard (elbow) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Lions | Rob Sims adds weight this offseason

Thu, 10 May 2012 16:23:41 -0700

Detroit Lions offensive line coach George Yarno said OG Rob Sims added 20 pounds this offseason so he could be a little stronger and firmer in run and pass blocking. Sims weighed 300 pounds last season but Yarno would like to see him play at 315 pounds to 320 pounds.

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Lions | 10 players probable

Fri, 23 Dec 2011 14:33:45 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder), OT Gosder Cherilus (hamstring), DEs Lawrence Jackson (thigh), Kyle Vanden Bosch (neck) and Willie Young (ankle), LB Justin Durant (hamstring), CBs Don Carey (concussion) and Chris Houston (knee), SS Chris Harris (concussion) and SS Amari Spievey (knee) are listed as probable for Week 16 and are expected to play. Carey and Young were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 23, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Lions | Four practice

Thu, 22 Dec 2011 13:31:21 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Justin Durant (hamstring), DL Lawrence Jackson (thigh), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and S Amari Spievey (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 22.

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Lions | Four practice

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 14:26:07 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Justin Durant (hamstring), DL Lawrence Jackson (thigh), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and S Amari Spievey (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Dec. 21.

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Lions | Four players listed as probable

Fri, 16 Dec 2011 15:17:04 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder), DE Willie Young (ankle), CB Chris Houston (knee) and SS Amari Spievey (knee) are listed as probable for Week 15 and are expected to play. Sims fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 16, Young did not participate in practice and Houston and Spievey were limited.

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Lions | Rob Sims practices

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 16:26:33 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 15.

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Lions | Rob Sims practices

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 14:31:29 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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Lions | Two expected to play

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 14:47:15 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and DE Willie Young (ankle) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 9. Both are listed as probable for Week 14 and are expected to play.

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Lions | Three limited

Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:16:19 -0800

Detroit Lions CB Brandon McDonald (thigh), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and DL Willie Young (ankle) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 8.

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Lions | Four take part in limited practice

Wed, 07 Dec 2011 17:24:16 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Justin Durant (hamstring), CB Brandon McDonald (thigh), OG Rob Sims (shoulder) and DL Willie Young (ankle) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Dec. 7.

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Lions | Two fined

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 10:43:18 -0800

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford and OG Rob Sims were fined $7,500 each for their role in a fight with the Chicago Bears in Week 10.

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Lions | Four listed as probable

Fri, 28 Oct 2011 13:47:12 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims (illness), OT Gosder Cherilus (knee), DE Willie Young (calf) and CB Chris Houston (back) are listed as probable for Week 8 and are expected to play. Cherilus was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 28, while the other three fully participated in practice.

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Lions | Four miss practice

Thu, 27 Oct 2011 14:38:20 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Rashied Davis (foot), DL Nick Fairley (foot), DL Sammie Hill (ankle) and OG Rob Sims (illness) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 27.

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Lions | Five players not practicing

Thu, 27 Oct 2011 08:43:37 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Rashied Davis (foot), RB Jahvid Best (concussion), DL Sammie Hill (foot), OG Rob Sims (undisclosed) and DT Nick Fairley (foot) did not participate in open practice periods to the media Thursday, Oct. 27.

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Lions | Rob Sims happy with playoff talk

Mon, 27 Jun 2011 10:23:57 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims said he is happy about the talk of the Lions making the playoffs this season and believes the team can play to that level. "It is time for us to think that way. It's time for us to get ready to play that way. Attitude is everything. If you set those goals high, you can reach those goals," Sims said.

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Lions | Not planning more workouts

Sat, 11 Jun 2011 12:40:54 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims said the players do not have any more workouts planned at this point.

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Lions | Three linemen have been working out

Thu, 19 May 2011 10:18:19 -0700

Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola and OGs Rob Sims and Stephen Peterman have been working out together since the lockout started.

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Lions | Several teammates work out together

Tue, 15 Mar 2011 12:10:21 -0700

Detroit Lions DL Kyle Vanden Bosch, DL Cliff Avril, OL Don Muhlbach, OL Dominic Raiola, OL Rob Sims and OL Stephen Peterman worked out together during an hour-long session Monday, March 14, according to NFL.com. Vanden Bosch set up the gym so that his teammates could work out together during the lockout.

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Lions | Rob Sims signs extension

Fri, 08 Oct 2010 12:06:49 -0700

The Detroit Lions have signed OG Rob Sims to a four-year contract extension, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Lions | Offensive line taking shape

Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:40:16 -0700

The Detroit Lions starting offensive line appears to be set for the most part, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. RT Gosder Cherilus and Jon Jansen continue to share first-string reps, while LT Jeff Backus, LG Rob Sims, C Dominic Raiola and RG Stephen Peterman appear set with the first-string unit. The second-string consists of LT Corey Hilliard, LG Roy Schuening, C Dylan Gandy, RG Manuel Ramirez and Jansen at RT. Rookie OT Jason Fox has also been seeing some reps on the left side.

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Lions | Three players seeing time at LG

Fri, 28 May 2010 06:07:23 -0700

Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims, OL Manuel Ramirez and OL Roy Schuening have all seen time with the first-team offense at left guard during offseason workouts, reports Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free-Press. Sims is expected to be the starter once the season starts.

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Lions | Not taking extension with Sims

Tue, 06 Apr 2010 14:08:14 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports the Detroit Lions have not talked with OG Rob Sims about a contract extension. Sims would like to sign a long-term deal but knows that he will have to earn a new contract.

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Seahawks | Sims likely to start at OLG

Mon, 05 Apr 2010 19:35:43 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions OG Rob Sims will likely be the starting left guard in 2010.

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