Javon Wims

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Javon Wims
No. 83 – Chicago Bears
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1994-09-11) September 11, 1994 (age 25)
Carol City, Florida
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school:Edward H. White
(Jacksonville, Florida)
College:Georgia
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 7 / Pick: 224
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2019
Receptions:10
Receiving yards:102
Receiving touchdowns:1
Player stats at NFL.com

Javon Wims (born September 11, 1994) is an American football wide receiver for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Georgia.[1]

Early years[edit]

Wims attended and played high school football at Edward H. White High School.[2]

College career[edit]

While attending Georgia, Wims was a major contributor for the Georgia Bulldogs in the 2016 and 2017 seasons.[3] He had 17 receptions for 190 receiving yards and one touchdown in the 2016 season.[4] In the 2017 season, his role expanded with 45 receptions for 720 receiving yards and seven receiving touchdowns.[5]

Professional career[edit]

Wims was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the seventh round (224 overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.[6] He made his NFL debut in Week 4 of the 2018 season against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.[7] He recorded his first four professional receptions for 32 yards in the regular season finale against the Minnesota Vikings.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dennis, Ryne (March 21, 2018). "Wims' Pro Day 'went as planned'". Athens Banner-Herald. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  2. ^ "Javon Wims, Ed White , Wide Receiver". 247Sports. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  3. ^ "Javon Wims College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  4. ^ "Javon Wims 2016 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  5. ^ "Javon Wims 2017 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  6. ^ Mayer, Larry (April 28, 2018). "Bears nab Javon Wims in seventh round". ChicagoBears.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  7. ^ "Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Chicago Bears - September 30th, 2018". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.
  8. ^ "Chicago Bears at Minnesota Vikings - December 30th, 2018". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved September 19, 2019.

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