|Agent: Buccaneers sign safety David Sims|
by Aaron Wilson of Scout.com, November 1, 2011 at 1:52 pm ET
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed former Iowa State safety David Sims, according to his agent, Malik Shareef.
The Buccaneers needed a safety because of an injury to Tanard Jackson.
Sims is a rookie who went undrafted and signed with the New York Giants before being released.
The former Big 12 Defensive Newcomer of the Year recorded 96 tackles and foreced three fumbles with one interception as a senior.
He had six interceptions for his career.
As a senior, he returned 16 kickoffs for 23.2 yards.
Sims intercepted five passes as a junior after transferring from junior college.
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