Charles Sims placed on IR and running back Russell Hansbrough promoted.


Charles Sims has been placed on injury reserve with a knee injury potentially ending his season. The news comes as quite a surprise as no one had indicated that his injury had been that serious. With Charles Sims out, that means Jacquizz Rodgers will be the starter unless Doug Martin miraculously returns. Charles Sims struggled a bit in his short stint as the starter but is among the league’s best receiving backs.  Tampa’s running game now consists of Jacquizz Rodgers, Peyton Barber, and Russell Hansbrough