Derek Dimke mini-bio Dan Leberfeld

Derek Dimke (K/6-0/180/Illinois/Rockford, IL)

He entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Detroit (05/10/12). He spent the preseason with the Lions, before he was waived (8/27/12). In 2012, Dimke appeared in three preseason games for Detroit and knocked in both his field goal attempts. He finished his college career as Illinois’ all-time leader in field goal and PAT accuracy, converting 39-of-46 field goal attempts and hitting all 89 of his extra point tries.