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Buccaneers Injury Report: Doug Martin, Charles Sims, Lavonte David

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back situation doesn't look any clearer, with both Doug Martin and Charles Sims questionable for today's game in Chicago against the Bears.  Linebacker Lavonte David is also questionable. #456866248 / Tampa Bay's injury report lists Martin and Sims as questionable this week, though its possible both play through their injuries. Â...
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November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Injury Update: Charles Sims to go on short-term IR

Running back Charles Sims looked likely to have a prominent role as a rookie for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this season, but a right ankle injury earlier this month that required surgery has derailed that idea. It seems possible Sims will be sidelined for his entire rookie season, but NFL Network's Ian Rapoport has reported the team's plan is to place Sims on injured reserve/designated...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers are likely to be in the market for a running back

It may only be pre-season but the Tampa Bay Bucs are in need of a running back. The team lost rookie draft pick Charles Sims last week. Now Mike James is banged up. Mike James suffered a shoulder injury against the Dolphins and probably won’t play Saturday at Buffalo. Head Coach Lovie Smith said: “I’ve […] The post Buccaneers are likely to be in the market for a running...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs RB Charles Sims Out 12-14 Weeks After Ankle Surgery

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers just suffered a major loss in their backfield with the news that rookie stud Charles Sims will miss almost four months after having ankle surgery Friday morning. Drawing comparisons to Matt Forte, the former West Virginia star was getting rave reviews from Bucs head coach Lovie Smith.  BREAKING: Bucs RB Charles Sims to Undergo Ankle Surgery
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs lose rookie running back to a broken ankle

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be another running back short. Today the team lost draft pick Charles Sims to a broken foot. This is a huge loss, because the team had big plans for the rookie back this year. @NFL_ATL: Bucs rookie RB Charles Sims out 12-14 weeks with ankle surgery. Candidate for IR/Designated to […] The post Bucs lose rookie running back to a broken ankle appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Rookie RB Charles Sims Expected To Miss 12-14 Weeks

  The Buccaneers announced Friday that third-round pick RB Charles Sims will undergo surgery on his right ankle and miss 12-14 weeks. ESPN’s Adam Schefter mentions that the Sims could miss half of his rookie season and is a candidate to be placed on injured reserve with the designation to return. This is horrible news for Sims and the Buccaneers as it appeared as though he...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs RB Charles Sims could become valuable weapon with right development

TAMPA, Fla. -- Mostly, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' draft was a collective ho-hum. There was the predictable first-round pick of wide receiver Mike Evans, followed by four offensive players who caused little more than a minor tremor. Then there's the curious case of running back Charles Sims, taken in the third round, 69th overall. "I don't pay any attention to that," the soft-spoken...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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