Billy Sims Stats

In his career, Sims laced them up in 60 contests and gained 5,106 yds carrying the ball. He was handed the ball 1,131 different times to the tune of 4.5 yards per attempt. He gained 85.1 yards per contest and crossed the goal line 42 times on the ground. Sims coughed up the ball 40 different times in his career and his longest rush was 81 yds.

Sims ran for 687 yds on the ground in 8 games played in his final season. His average when carrying the ball was 5.3 and he carried the ball 130 different times in his last season. He rushed for 5 TDs in his last season for 81 yds. Sims ran for 85.9 yds on the ground per contest.

Billy Sims Stats

Year Team Att Yards TD G GS Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
Career 1,131 5,106 42 60 58 81 4.5 85.1 40
1984 DET 130 687 5 8 8 81 5.3 85.9 6
1983 DET 220 1,040 7 13 12 41 4.7 80.0 6
1982 DET 172 639 4 9 8 29 3.7 71.0 7
1981 DET 296 1,437 13 14 14 51 4.9 102.6 9
1980 DET 313 1,303 13 16 16 52 4.2 81.4 12

1984 Stats for Billy Sims

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 8 236th
Games Started 8 104th
Rushing Attempts 130 36th
Rushing Yards 687 22nd
Rushing Touchdowns 5 26th
Longest Run 81 2nd
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 5.3 48th
Rushing Yards Per Game 85.9 7th
Fumbles 6 37th

1983 Stats for Billy Sims

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 13 205th
Games Started 12 78th
Rushing Attempts 220 18th
Rushing Yards 1,040 14th
Rushing Touchdowns 7 18th
Longest Run 41 32nd
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.7 91st
Rushing Yards Per Game 80.0 10th
Fumbles 6 35th

1982 Stats for Billy Sims

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 9 3rd
Games Started 8 69th
Rushing Attempts 172 4th
Rushing Yards 639 5th
Rushing Touchdowns 4 14th
Longest Run 29 29th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.7 116th
Rushing Yards Per Game 71.0 8th
Fumbles 7 7th

1981 Stats for Billy Sims

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 14 181st
Games Started 14 64th
Rushing Attempts 296 6th
Rushing Yards 1,437 3rd
Rushing Touchdowns 13 3rd
Longest Run 51 10th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.9 67th
Rushing Yards Per Game 102.6 3rd
Fumbles 9 14th

1980 Stats for Billy Sims

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 16 2nd
Games Started 16 2nd
Rushing Attempts 313 3rd
Rushing Yards 1,303 5th
Rushing Touchdowns 13 2nd
Longest Run 52 14th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.2 98th
Rushing Yards Per Game 81.4 5th
Fumbles 12 5th