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Spartans In The NFL: Sims City, Setting Ghols(ton), And More Bad Puns

Greetings, Spartans faithful, Mr. and Mrs. America, and you, whoever you are. Not wanting to appear as though I am only ringing in the new season with regard to Le’Veon Bell, I thought it best to do a quick post on the rest of this year’s NFL rookie class with MSU origins. I got a list, here’s the order of my list that it’s in. Dion Sims: Selected by the Dolphins in the fourth...
Via Banks Of The Red Cedar
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Sims Feels Time Is Right

In the mind of Michigan State tight end Dion Sims the time was right for him to take his talents to the next level. Sims and Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio released statements on Thursday afternoon about the decision.
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Spartan’s Le’Veon Bell and Dion Sims will enter NFL draft:

  Spartan running back Le’Veon Bell and tight end Dion Sims will forgo their senior season’s to enter the NFL draft. Le’Veon was Michigan State’s offense this year, and often carried the team to a win; including the bowl victory over TCU.  He rushed for 1,793 yards and 12 touchdowns this season, and is high on the Spartan’s all-time rushing list while ranking...
Via The B1g Time
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Bell & Sims Declare For Draft

After another stellar performance in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl, Michigan State running back Le’Veon Bell tweeted Thursday he was ending his Spartans career early. Joining Bell will also be Spartans tight end Dion Sims.
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Dion Sims Reportedly Entering NFL Draft

The Michigan State Spartans are still awaiting word on the futures of Le’Veon Bell and William Gholston, but they reportedly will have to say goodbye to another key member of this year’s team: Michigan State tight end Dion Sims will enter the NFL draft, according to a source — Joe Schad (@schadjoe) January 2, 2013 Sims had 36 catches for 375 yards and two touchdowns during...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Dion Sims out against Iowa, who steps up?

In Tuesday’s press conference, Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio confirmed that tight end Dion Sims, the Spartans leading receiver, will not play this week against Iowa.Sims suffered an injury to his left ankle early in Saturday’s 31-27 comeback victory against Indiana and spent all of the second half in street clothes and a protective boot.The junior tight end...
October 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Sims catching on with Spartans

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State tight end Dion Sims can make the clutch catch in a variety of ways. He's a big acrobat with soft hands and uses his basketball talent to post up defensive backs on sideline routes. Hes also a good blocker who, at 6-foot-5 and 285 pounds, can lay some lumber on defenders. Spartans coach Mark Dantonio calls the junior from Orchard Lake ...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
October 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Michigan State Spartans vs. Ohio State Buckeyes Preview

East Lansing, Mich.— Another week, another nationally televised game for the Michigan State Spartans. As the Big Ten season kicks-off this weekend, the 20th-ranked Michigan State Spartans will host the 14th-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes. This game will mark the Spartans third nationally televised game at home this season, with the first two coming against Boise St. and Notre Dame...
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Predictions for CMU game

Central Michigan was able to put up 324 rushing yards last week in their 38-27 win over Southeast Missouri State. Michigan State’s defense should divide that number by 10 in tomorrow’s match-up in Mt. Pleasant at 3:30 p.m. The Spartans gave up 112 yards (91 passing, 21 rushing) in last year’s 45-7 smack-down on the Chippewas. Central Michigan does return 8 starters from last...
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Sims is ‘ultimate weapon’ for Spartan offense

Dion Sims has not yet had the chance to prove himself at Michigan State. One of the best tight ends in the national recruiting class of 2009, the 6-foot-5, 285-pound junior has been sidelined most of his career due to off-the-field issues and injuries. Now that he is finally healthy, and has hopefully learned from his past mistakes, Sims may be the most powerful weapon on the Spartans’...
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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