Sims, a pending unrestricted free agent, would likely remain in his customary change-of-pace role if brought back by the Buccaneers, despite the recent release of Doug Martin, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.
Jeffery (shoulder), who underwent surgery Wednesday to repair a torn right rotator cuff, is uncertain to be available for the start of training camp and could miss time during the preseason, Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
Rhodes and the No. 41 ThorSport Racing team have been assessed with a penalty following last weekend's Daytona race. The team's truck failed post-race inspection for height measurements, NASCAR PR reports.