|No. 89 – Washington Commanders|
|Born:||January 6, 1996|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||220 lb (100 kg)|
|High school:||Ouachita Parish|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2021|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Cam Sims (born January 6, 1996) is an American football wide receiver for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama and signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent in 2018.
Sims was born on January 6, 1996, in Monroe, Louisiana. He attended Ouachita Parish High School in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, where he played on their football team. Sims was considered a four-star recruit and committed to play college football at Alabama, where he played from 2014 to 2017. He was used sparingly his first two seasons before becoming a contributor during his junior and senior seasons.
|Height||Weight||Arm length||Hand span||40-yard dash||10-yard split||20-yard split||20-yard shuttle||Three-cone drill||Vertical jump||Broad jump|
|6 ft 3+5⁄8 in
|4.59 s||1.62 s||2.68 s||4.49 s||7.57 s||34 in
|10 ft 3 in|
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 Giants, his first 100-plus yard game in his career. 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. Washington placed a restricted free agent tender on Sims on March 16, 2021, which he signed a week later. In the Week 11 of the 2021 season, he recorded his second career receiving touchdown in the 27–21 win over the Carolina Panthers. In the Week 14 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, he had three receptions for 69 yards and a 43-yard touchdown from Taylor Heinicke. On December 15, 2021, Sims was placed on the COVID-19 reserve list, but reactivated four days later.
Sims re-signed with the team to a one-year deal on March 17, 2022.