Originally entered the NFL with the Washington Redskins as a college free agent on April 30, 2019
Played collegiately at Kansas from 2015-18, appearing in 47 games for the Jayhawks… Totaled 2,582 career yards on 214 receptions and 19 touchdowns, averaging 12.1 yards a catch… Moved to third on Kansas all-time receiving yards list as a senior in 2018 (2,271)… Led Kansas in both receptions (59) and receiving yards (839) as a junior. Recorded a career-best 233-yards receiving on a career-high nine catches against Kansas State, the most from the program since 2009… Set a career-long reception with a 77-yard catch and run against SEMO in 2017… Started 11 games as a sophomore, catching 72 passes for 859 yards and seven touchdown receptions, listing ninth on Kansas’s single-season receiving yardage list. Ranked fourth in the Big 12 with 6.0 receptions-per-game… Played in 11 games as a true freshman, starting six. Caught a team second-best 30 passes for 349 yards and two scores… Caught at least one pass in every game played in his first season.
Attended Travis H.S. in Houston, Texas, where he earned first-team all-district honors his senior season… Made 73 catches for 1,117 yards and 15 touchdowns in 2012-13… Caught 64 passes for 923 yards and 14 touchdowns while rushing 28 times for 214 yards, adding five scores in his senior season alone… Named a finalist for the Houston Touchdown Club Offensive Player of the Year… Majored in liberal arts and sciences… Son of Nytasha and Steven Sims Sr… Born March 31, 1997.