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Justin Simmons

24-Year-Old Safety – Denver Broncos

2017 Defensive Stats

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69

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Int

2

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TD

1

2018 Defensive Projections

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2018 Fantasy Football Outlook

Simmons is quietly on the verge of establishing himself as one of the league's standout safeties, and his injury-shortened season last year could make him overlooked as an IDP. There's not much exciti...

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2018 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  10

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Ankle
HT: 6' 2"   WT: 202   DOB: 11/19/1993
College: Boston College  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Justin Simmons Contract Information:

Signed a contract with the Broncos in May of 2016.

January 14, 2018  –  Justin Simmons News

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Simmons recorded 49 solo tackles, 19 assisted tackles, a sack, five passes defended, two interceptions and a touchdown in 2017.

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Justin Simmons NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2012 18 CFB 11 - - - - 1 0 - - - - - -
2013 19 CFB 8 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 13 - - - - 2 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 CFB 12 - - - - 5 0 - - - - - -
2016 22 DEN 13 30 25 5 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 23 DEN 13 69 50 19 1 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Justin Simmons – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Strong Safety

Snap Count Stats

737

Defensive Snaps in 2017

Justin Simmons was on the field for 737 of his team's snaps on defense in 2017.

159

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Justin Simmons was on the field for 159 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Def ST
2015
2016 296 284
2017 737 159
Justin Simmons 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 LAC 59 9 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Dal 70 15 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Buf 57 12 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Oak 54 9 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 BYE Bye Week
6 NYG 54 10 11 11 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @LAC 58 11 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @KC 62 12 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @Phi 66 15 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 NE 70 16 10 6 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Cin 55 10 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Oak 68 18 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @Mia 61 21 7 4 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 NYJ 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 @Ind
16 @Was
17 KC
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21 PRO BOWL Pro Bowl
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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 Justin Simmons
As Compared To Other Safeties
Height:   6' 2"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   202 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.61 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   3.85 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.58 sec
ELITE
Arm Length:   32.67 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.68 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   40 in
ELITE
Broad Jump:   126 in
GREAT
Bench Press:   16 reps
WEAK
Denver Broncos Team Injury Report
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Justin Simmons: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Broncos placed Simmons (ankle) on injured reserve Wednesday, Ben Swanson of the Broncos' official site reports.

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Simmons is considered day-to-day with a "mild" high-ankle sprain, Nick Kosmider of The Denver Post reports.

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Simmons (ankle) had a boot on his left ankle following Sunday's 23-0 win over the Jets, Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post reports.

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Simmons (ankle) will not return to Sunday's game against the Jets, Jeff Legwold of ESPN.com reports.

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Simmons injured his ankle during Sunday's game against the Jets and is questionable to return, Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post reports.

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Simmons had seven tackles (four solo) and a pick-six in Sunday's 35-9 loss to the Dolphins.

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Simmons recorded 11 solo tackles to lead the way for the Broncos in Sunday's loss to the Giants.

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The Broncos have released T.J. Ward, Troy Renck of Denver 7 reports. The move frees up a starting safety spot for Simmons, who has started in Ward's place during the preseason.

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Simmons (hand) is inactive for Sunday's matchup against the Bengals.

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