Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Ernie Sims

Position: OLB

Size: 5-11, 221 pounds

Draft: Detroit Lions 2006 (Round: 1 / Pick: 9)

College: Florida State

Birthdate: 12/23/1984

Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2013DALOLB1264231110.0000100230
2012DALOLB1064427171.0001000115
2011INDOLB1346132290.0001000115

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2013DALOLB411427.1--34%--6%--3.1
2012DALOLB421825.7--43%--9%--2.2
2011INDOLB622896.99845%909%710.6

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2013DALOLB10229.0--20%--2%10.02.020%
2012DALOLB13506.1--38%--3%12.04.033%
2011INDOLB401788.48043%5810%39.016.041%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2013DALOLB311206.5--39%--39%
2012DALOLB291325.6--45%--45%
2011INDOLB221114.38550%9350%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2013DALOLB00123.0%--5.76.6--48%--8.7--43%9.3
2012DALOLB23124.7%--5.22.5--53%--2.8--52%3.6
2011INDOLB003210.4%165.54.45642%637.55644%7.9

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2013DALOLB126230
2012DALOLB106115
2011INDOLB134115

Similarity Scores

Most Similar Players for 2013
RankPlayerYearSim
1Ernie Sims2012901
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Most Similar Players for 2012-2013
RankPlayerYearSim
1Keith Rivers2012-2013870
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Most Similar Players for 2011-2013
RankPlayerYearSim
1Quincy Black2010-2012806
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