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Charles Sims
RB #34
Height:
6-0
Weight:
211
Age:
23
College:
West Virginia
Hometown:
Houston, TX
Experience:
R

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Biography

ACQUIRED:

Selected in the third round (69th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

 

COLLEGE:

  • During his collegiate career, started 39-of-48 games he appeared in, carrying the ball 592 times for 3,465 yards and 40 touchdowns, while also catching 203 passes for 2,108 yards and 11 touchdowns.
  • Spent one season at West Virginia (2013), after graduating from Houston.
  • In his lone season as a Mountaineer, started all 12 games he played in, recording career highs in rush attempts (208) and rushing yards (1,095), while adding 11 rushing touchdowns, the third-most in the Big 12.
  • Also had 45 receptions for 401 yards and three touchdowns and returned four kickoffs for 53 yards. His combined 1,549 yards from scrimmage were a career best.
  • Named Big 12 Conference co-Newcomer of the Year, with his 129.09 all-purpose yards per game ranking second in the league.
  • Totaled four 100-yard rushing games on the year.
  • Earned Big 12 Player of the Week honors after his performance against Oklahoma State (9/28/13), when he had a combined 142 yards rushing and receiving, with one touchdown run.
  • Prior to his time at West Virginia, played three seasons at Houston (2009-12), totaling 384 rushes and 29 touchdowns, with 158 catches for 1,707 yards and eight touchdowns.
  • Ranks third in Houston history in total touchdowns (37) and rushing touchdowns (29).
  • Registered eight 100-yard rushing performances as a Cougar.
  • In his redshirt junior season (2012), Sims led Houston in rushing for the third time, tallying 851 rushing yards and 142 attempts and 11 touchdowns, while contributing 37 receptions for 373 yards and three touchdowns.
  • Earned second-team All-Conference USA honors.
  • Totaled four 100-yard rushing performances on the season, including a career-best day against North Texas (10/6/12), with 21 rushes for 210 yards.
  • As a redshirt sophomore (2011), led the Cougars in rushing with 110 carries for 821 yards and nine touchdowns, while also adding 51 catches for 575 yards and four touchdowns.
  • Received first-team All-Conference USA honors.
  • Registered two 100-yard rushing games.
  • Named Conference USA Player of the Week after recording 207 rushing yards on only 10 carries at Tulane (11/10/11), setting a school record with 20.7 yards per rush. Also had two touchdown runs.
  • Redshirted in 2010.
  • As a true freshman in 2009, notched 132 carries for 698 yards and nine touchdowns, with a career-high 70 receptions for 759 yards and one touchdown, for a combined 1,457 all-purpose yards.
  • Named Conference USA Freshman of the Year.
  • Graduated from Houston with a degree in health.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Westbury High School (Houston, Texas).
  • Named District 21-4A MVP and first-team All-District.
  • Houston Chronicle Top 100 pick.
  • Third-team All-State selection by the Texas Sports Writers Association following his senior season.
  • Son of Dinetta Oliver.
  • Born Charles Edwards Sims on September 19, 1990 in Houston, Texas.

ACQUIRED:

Selected in the third round (69th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

 

COLLEGE:

  • During his collegiate career, started 39-of-48 games he appeared in, carrying the ball 592 times for 3,465 yards and 40 touchdowns, while also catching 203 passes for 2,108 yards and 11 touchdowns.
  • Spent one season at West Virginia (2013), after graduating from Houston.
  • In his lone season as a Mountaineer, started all 12 games he played in, recording career highs in rush attempts (208) and rushing yards (1,095), while adding 11 rushing touchdowns, the third-most in the Big 12.
  • Also had 45 receptions for 401 yards and three touchdowns and returned four kickoffs for 53 yards. His combined 1,549 yards from scrimmage were a career best.
  • Named Big 12 Conference co-Newcomer of the Year, with his 129.09 all-purpose yards per game ranking second in the league.
  • Totaled four 100-yard rushing games on the year.
  • Earned Big 12 Player of the Week honors after his performance against Oklahoma State (9/28/13), when he had a combined 142 yards rushing and receiving, with one touchdown run.
  • Prior to his time at West Virginia, played three seasons at Houston (2009-12), totaling 384 rushes and 29 touchdowns, with 158 catches for 1,707 yards and eight touchdowns.
  • Ranks third in Houston history in total touchdowns (37) and rushing touchdowns (29).
  • Registered eight 100-yard rushing performances as a Cougar.
  • In his redshirt junior season (2012), Sims led Houston in rushing for the third time, tallying 851 rushing yards and 142 attempts and 11 touchdowns, while contributing 37 receptions for 373 yards and three touchdowns.
  • Earned second-team All-Conference USA honors.
  • Totaled four 100-yard rushing performances on the season, including a career-best day against North Texas (10/6/12), with 21 rushes for 210 yards.
  • As a redshirt sophomore (2011), led the Cougars in rushing with 110 carries for 821 yards and nine touchdowns, while also adding 51 catches for 575 yards and four touchdowns.
  • Received first-team All-Conference USA honors.
  • Registered two 100-yard rushing games.
  • Named Conference USA Player of the Week after recording 207 rushing yards on only 10 carries at Tulane (11/10/11), setting a school record with 20.7 yards per rush. Also had two touchdown runs.
  • Redshirted in 2010.
  • As a true freshman in 2009, notched 132 carries for 698 yards and nine touchdowns, with a career-high 70 receptions for 759 yards and one touchdown, for a combined 1,457 all-purpose yards.
  • Named Conference USA Freshman of the Year.
  • Graduated from Houston with a degree in health.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Westbury High School (Houston, Texas).
  • Named District 21-4A MVP and first-team All-District.
  • Houston Chronicle Top 100 pick.
  • Third-team All-State selection by the Texas Sports Writers Association following his senior season.
  • Son of Dinetta Oliver.
  • Born Charles Edwards Sims on September 19, 1990 in Houston, Texas.
 

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