(Eds: Updates throughout.) By MICHAEL WAGAMAN Associated Press Pat Sims' future with the Oakland Raiders is unclear. He should have plenty of options for next season.
The veteran defensive tackle is one of at least a dozen players on the Raiders who are set to become free agents in 2014. Seven of them are starters on defense, including all four on the line.
With so many potential...
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December 26, 2013
Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Pat Sims knows how difficult it is to sack Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
For five years the former Cincinnati Bengal tried, mostly in vain, to get Roethlisberger down. In eight games against the 6-foot-5 quarterback, Sims had 1 1-2 sacks and watched as Big Ben led Pittsburgh to a trio of playoff berths.
Roethlisberger's been sacked...
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October 24, 2013
The Oakland Raiders have struggled on defense this preseason, but they received a boost last night When defensive tackle Pat Sims returned from injury. Sims has been out most of training camp and all three preseason games with a hamstring injury. Sims played pretty well last night, he had two quarterback hits and was getting plenty of pressure on the Seattle quarterbacks.
Reports surfaced this week that the Kansas City Chiefs have negotiated a trade to acquire Alex Smith, sending the #34 pick and a conditional pick in 2014 to the San Francisco 49ers. With five picks between #31 and #93, the rich get richer. It got me thinking about how nice it would be if the Bengals could swing a trade and acquire an extra pick.
Trade who, though?
The Bengals have...
Defensive tackle Pat Sims was activated from the physically unable to perform list by the Cincinnati Bengals. Sims was placed on the PUP list on Aug. 31 with a hamstring injury, and returned to practice last week. The Bengals, who signed Sims to a one-year extension over the offseason, had a three-week window to activate him or place him on season-ending injured reserve.
The Bengals added defensive tackle Pat Sims to the 53-man roster on Friday, adding depth to a defensive line that has struggled to get pressure on the quarterback lately.
Sims missed training camp and the first eight games because of a hamstring injury. He'd been on the physically unable to perform list. Sims has started 23 games in his five-year career with the Bengals.
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November 09, 2012
Pat Sims season has ended after the Bengals placed the defensive tackle on injured reserve. Sims suffered an ankle injury in the Cleveland game and missed last week’s game against Pittsburgh. To fill Sims spot, the Bengals signed Nick Hayden, who started 10 games for Carolina last year.
Sims is only the sixth player this season to end up on IR, joining LB Roddrick Muckelroy, TE...
The Bengals have placed 26-year old DT Pat Sims on the Injured Reserve List, ending his season due to a severe ankle injury. Sims played in 11 games for the Bengals this year and he had 20 tackles, 1 sack and 1 tackle for a loss. He has now played in 52 games in his first four years with the Bengals and he has 121 tackles, 5 sacks, 6 tackles for a loss, 1 fumble recovery and...
The Bengals have placed defensive tackle Pat Sims on season-ending injured reserve Wednesday after learning his left ankle was more severely hurt than initially thought.
Sims sat out a 35-7 loss in Pittsburgh with the injury, but hoped to be recovered before the end of the season. Coach Marvin Lewis says additional tests indicated the injury was too severe. Sims wore a protective...
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December 07, 2011
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The Bengals have placed defensive tackle Pat Sims on season-ending injured reserve Wednesday after learning his left ankle was more severely hurt than initially thought. Sims sat out a 35-7 loss in Pittsburgh with the injury, but hoped to be recovered before the end of the season. Coach Marvin Lewis says additional tests indicated the injury was too severe.