|No. 11 – Washington Football Team|
|Born:||January 6, 1996|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||220 lb (100 kg)|
|High school:||Ouachita Parish (Monroe)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2020|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Cam Sims (born January 6, 1996) is an American football wide receiver for the Washington Football Team of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama and signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent in 2018.
Sims played high school football for Ouachita Parish, later attending Alabama to play college football. A 4-star recruit, Sims committed to Alabama over offers from Georgia, Notre Dame, Oregon, Texas Tech, USC, and Washington, among others. Sims attended and played college football at Alabama from 2014 until 2017. He was used sparingly his first two seasons before becoming a contributor during his junior and senior seasons.
After not being selected in the 2018 NFL Draft, Sims signed with the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2018. He suffered a season ending ankle injury in the first game of the 2018 season against the Arizona Cardinals, and was placed on injured reserve.
On August 31, 2019, Sims was waived by the Redskins and was signed to the team's practice squad the following day. He was promoted to the active roster on October 2, 2019. Sims was released by the team on October 19, 2019, but re-signed to the practice squad two days later. He was signed to the active roster on November 16, 2019.
He was waived by Washington on September 5, 2020, but signed with their practice squad the following day. He was elevated to the active roster for the team's first two games of the season against the Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals, and was promoted to the active roster on September 22, 2020.
Sims recorded his first career touchdown in a Week 6 game against the New York Giants in 2020. Sims caught three passes for a career-high 110 yards in Week 9 against the New York Giants, his first. Sims had five receptions for 92 yards in a Week 13 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Sims finished the 2020 regular season with 32 receptions for 477 yards and one receiving touchdown. In his first playoff appearance, Sims recorded the most receiving yards for Washington, catching seven passes for 104 yards, in the Wild Card playoff game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The team placed a restricted free agent tender on Sims on March 16, 2021, which he signed a week later.