Simon had a sack, 2.5 tackles for a loss and returned an interception 26 yards for an interception in Monday's loss at Tennessee.
Simon blocked a pass attempt at the line and was able to keep hold of it for a touchdown. The interception is a rarity, but the sacks should continue as he's put consistent pressure on the quarterback.
Simon tallied six tackles (four solo) recorded a sack for the second straight week in Sunday's 31-28 victory over the Browns.
Simon has been very consistent to start the year. He saw 63 snaps (82 percent) in the contest and figures to continue logging a similar workload going forward. He will match up against the Seahawks' struggling offensive line Sunday night.
Simon had five total tackles, a sack and three quarterback hits in Sunday's loss to Arizona.
Simon started at strong-side linebacker and was improved in his second game with his new team as he provided a significant element in the pass rush.
Simon started at strong-side linebacker and had six tackles and a tackle for a loss in Sunday's loss to the Rams.
Simon didn't provide much of a pass rush in his debut with the Colts, which is supposed to be his strength. He may get a chance to post decent tackle totals on a defense that may struggle to get off the field.
Simon joins his former division rival after spending the past three seasons in Houston. He recorded 51 tackles, 3.5 sacks, two pass deflections, and one forced fumble through 11 games with the Texans last season. Simon will now look to compete with Akeem Ayers and Curt Maggitt for a starting role at outside linebacker.
|8||10/29/17||@ CIN||1:00 pm|
|9||11/5/17||@ HOU||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 11|
|13||12/3/17||@ JAC||1:00 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ BUF||1:00 pm|
|16||12/23/17||@ BAL||4:30 pm|
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