Dec 2, 2012; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys linebacker Ernie Sims (59) prepares to rush during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Cowboys Stadium. The Cowboys beat the Eagles 38-33. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
Ernie Sims was chosen with the 9th pick overall in 2006 by the Detroit Lions. As a full time starter for the Lions in his first 3 seasons, he posted over 100 tackles in each of those years before moving more to backup duty.