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Charles Sims

27-Year-Old Running Back – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2017 Rush/Rec Stats

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2017 Rush/Rec Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

Sims once again showed his ability as a pass catcher in 2016 by pulling down multiple receptions in every game he played, but knee and chest injuries kept him on the sidelines for nine games, marking ...

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2017 ADP:  190.82

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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HT: 6' 0"   WT: 211   DOB: 9/19/1990  College: West Virginia  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Charles Sims Contract Information:

Signed with the Buccaneers in June of 2014.

September 18, 2017  –  Charles Sims News

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Sims rushed twice for two yards and brought in two of three targets for seven yards in Sunday's 29-7 win over the Bears. He also lost a fumble.

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Charles Sims NFL Stats
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  Rushing Rush Distance Big Rush Games Receiving Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2009 18 CFB 14 132 698 9 5.3 - - - - - 70 759 10.8 1 0 - - - - - -
2011 20 CFB 13 110 821 9 7.5 - - - - - 51 575 11.3 4 0 - - - - - -
2012 21 CFB 9 142 851 11 6.0 - - - - - 37 373 10.1 3 0 - - - - - -
2013 22 CFB 12 208 1095 11 5.3 - - - - - 45 401 8.9 3 0 - - - - - -
2014 23 TB 8 66 185 1 2.8 0 0 0 0 0 19 190 10.0 0 27 0 0 0 0 2 1
2015 24 TB 16 107 529 0 4.9 4 1 0 0 0 51 561 11.0 4 70 0 0 0 0 2 2
2016 25 TB 7 51 149 1 2.9 1 0 0 0 0 24 190 7.9 1 32 0 0 0 0 1 1
2017 26 TB 1 2 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 3.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Charles Sims Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Rec/G Yds/G YPT In20 In10 In5
2009 18 CFB 14 14.7 19.7 17.2 9 50 - - - 5 54 - - - -
2011 20 CFB 13 16.7 20.7 18.7 8 63 - - - 4 44 - - - -
2012 21 CFB 9 22.9 27.0 25.0 16 95 - - - 4 41 - - - -
2013 22 CFB 12 19.5 23.2 21.3 17 91 - - - 4 33 - - - -
2014 23 TB 8 5.4 7.8 6.6 8 23 0 0 0 2 24 7.0 0 0 0
2015 24 TB 16 8.3 11.5 9.9 7 33 16 2 2 3 35 8.0 9 0 0
2016 25 TB 7 6.6 10.0 8.3 7 21 6 4 3 3 27 5.9 0 0 0
2017 26 TB 1 0.9 2.9 1.9 2 2 0 0 0 2 7 2.3 1 0 0
2017 Proj 26 TB Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Charles Sims

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Charles Sims – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

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Offensive Snaps in 2017

Charles Sims was on the field for 21 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Charles Sims was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015 457 1
2016 238 0
2017 21 0
Charles Sims 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Rushing Rush Distance Receiving Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Runs Red Zone Targets
Week Opp Off ST Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 FREE AGENT Free Agent
2 Chi 21 0 2 2 0 1.0 0 0 2 7 3.5 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3 @Min
4 NYG
5 NE
6 @Ari
7 @Buf
8 Car
9 @NO
10 NYJ
11 @Mia
12 @Atl
13 @GB
14 Det
15 Atl
16 @Car
17 NO

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Charles Sims  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   6' 0"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   211 lbs
AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.48 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time:   4.30 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.16 sec
POOR
Arm Length:   31.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   8.25 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   38 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   126 in
ELITE
Bench Press:   17 reps
WEAK
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Charles Sims: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sims carried just twice for six yards and wasn't targeted in the passing game for the second straight week in Thursday's 12-8 preseason win over the Jaguars.

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Sims rushed three times for 23 yards and wasn't targeted in the passing game in Friday's 23-12 preseason loss to the Bengals.

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Sims projects for his typical third-down back role this coming season but could see increased usage in other areas as well, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

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Sims is likely to see a slight boost in snaps during the first three games of the regular season while Doug Martin finishes serving his suspension, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

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Sims showed nice burst in Thursday's OTA, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

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Sims (pectoral) participated in the Buccaneers' OTAs on Tuesday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.

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Sims (pectoral) will have competition for his pass-catching role from 2017 fifth-round pick Jeremy McNichols, who snared 103 receptions for 1,089 yards and 11 touchdowns in his college career, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

While no one discredits the comeback year Doug Martin had, Sims concurrently established himself as one of the best No. 2 backs in the league. He was just under five yards per rush, an excellent number, and only four qualifying backs did better than his 11 yards per reception. Sims ended the year ranked 22nd among standard-league backs, and a snappy 16th in PPR formats. Itís tricky to trust that sort of volume again from someone not pegged to be a starter. Nonetheless, Sims is one of those lottery tickets for the middle round who might play enough to be flex-considerable in deeper leagues. If Martin were to get hurt, wham ó you have a potential difference-maker on your hands. But perhaps Sims will get just enough work in the meantime that the waiting wonít be so painful.

2015

A third-round pick last year, Sims did not debut until Week 10 because of an ankle injury, and he didn't wow anyone with his production once he did suit up. While Sims has good burst and elusiveness and can pick up yards on the ground, his standout skill is as a receiver, and his soft hands, smart routes and natural pass-catching ability could allow him to line up in the slot as well as in the backfield. A narrow frame and upright running style restricts his running power despite his size, though, and leaves him vulnerable to injury. The offense underwent a massive makeover this season, with first overall pick Jameis Winston and former Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter putting the focus on the passing game, providing Sims an opportunity to poach some touches from Doug Martin. Despite preseason indications the Bucs were headed for a more even time share, there has been little to indicate that the team views Sims as anything more than a passing-down specialist.

2014

The 6-0, 211-pound Sims shocked many as Tampa Bay's third round selection, but it's his exceptional hands and great quickness that intrigues the new coaching staff. Down the road, Sims could become the Bucs' best pass-catching back, but an August ankle injury ensures that he will miss time to start the coming season.