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Charles Sims

25-Year-Old Running Back – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2015 Rush/Rec Stats

Att

107

Yds

529

TD

0

Yds

561

TD

4

2016 Rush/Rec Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

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 numbe...

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2016 ADP:  112.16

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  6

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

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Signed with the Buccaneers in June of 2014.

August 27, 2016  –  Charles Sims News

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Sims totaled 13 yards on four carries and secured all three of his targets for 16 yards and a touchdown in Friday's 30-13 preseason victory over the Browns.

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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
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
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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
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 Proj 25 TB Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Charles Sims

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Charles Sims – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Running Back

Snap Count Stats

457

Offensive Snaps in 2015

Charles Sims was on the field for 457 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Charles Sims was on the field for 1 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Off ST
2014 0 0
2015 457 1
Charles Sims 2015 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 Ten 32 0 5 12 0 2.4 0 0 2 23 11.5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @NO 27 0 8 38 0 4.8 0 0 3 14 4.7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Hou 30 0 6 11 0 1.8 0 0 2 41 20.5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Car 39 0 6 23 0 3.8 0 0 3 30 10.0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
5 Jax 26 1 12 51 0 4.3 0 0 4 85 21.3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0
6 @Was 23 0 10 49 0 4.9 0 0 2 17 8.5 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0
7 @Atl 29 0 6 22 0 3.7 0 0 3 24 8.0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8 NYG 32 0 8 78 0 9.8 1 1 1 4 4.0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Dal 26 0 5 18 0 3.6 0 0 2 13 6.5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
10 @Phi 28 0 10 43 0 4.3 0 0 3 26 8.7 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
11 @Ind 30 0 4 8 0 2.0 0 0 3 31 10.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
12 Atl 22 0 7 56 0 8.0 1 0 2 21 10.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
13 NO 27 0 5 10 0 2.0 0 0 6 64 10.7 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @StL 29 0 7 50 0 7.1 1 0 3 22 7.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
15 Chi 24 0 4 45 0 11.3 1 0 3 72 24.0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
16 @Car 33 0 4 15 0 3.8 0 0 9 74 8.2 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

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
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Team Injury Report
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Charles Sims: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sims (ankle) gained 20 yards on five carries in Saturday's preseason game against the Jaguars.

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Sims, who returned to practice Monday after being sidelined since last week with an ankle injury, looked fully healthy during the session, the team's official site reports.

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Sims (ankle) returned to practice Monday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Sims (ankle) won't play in Thursday's preseason game at Philadelphia.

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Sims (ankle) was a non-participant at Tuesday's practice, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Sims received some treatment on his ankle after Monday's practice, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Sims was split out wide on several plays in Saturday's practice, the team's official site reports.

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Sims turned in a strong all-around practice Friday, the team's official site reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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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.