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Denzel Mims 15
 

Denzel  Mims

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Daingerfield, Texas

High School:
Daingerfield HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 197

Position:
WR

Experience:
2L

11/24/2017

Baylor vs. TCU (USATSI)

Photos from Baylor football vs. TCU - Friday, Nov. 24, 2017

11/18/2017

Baylor vs. Iowa State Photos

USATSI photos from Baylor football vs. Iowa State

10/21/2017

Baylor vs. West Virginia

USATSI photos from Baylor vs. West Virginia - Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

10/14/2017

Baylor vs. Oklahoma State

NCAA Football: Baylor vs. Oklahoma State

09/30/2017

USATSI Gallery - Baylor @ Kansas State

USATSI Gallery - Baylor @ Kansas State

Third-year tall, rangy returning starter at wide receiver ... 2017 second-team All-Big 12 honoree by coaches, Pro Football Focus and Phil Steele ... Ranks 28th on Baylor's career receiving yards list (1,111).

2017 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games with 11 starts ... Named second-team All-Big 12 by Athlon Sports ... Totaled career highs of 61 catches for 1,087 yards and eight TDs on season ... Named second-team All-Big 12 ... Named second-team All-Big 12 by Waco Tribune-Herald ... 2017 Biletnikoff Award Watch List mid-season addition ... Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award semifinalist ... One of six Power 5 WRs with over 1,000 yards at end of regular season ... Ranked 13th in FBS and third in Big 12 in receiving yards (1,087), 14th and third in receiving yards per game (90.6), 32nd and ninth in yards per catch (17.82) and 34th and sixth in receiving TDs (8) ... Ranked seventh in FBS in catches of 70 or more yards (2), 11th in 10 or more (42), 12th in 20 or more (18) and 40 or more (7), 17th in 60 or more (2), 20th in 30 or more (9) and 23rd in 50 or more (3) ... Had at least two catches in every game of season ... Ranked eighth on Baylor's single season receiving yards list (1,087) ... Became 10th receiver in school history with 1,000-plus yards in a season, the first under Matt Rhule in his coaching career ... Became Baylor's 35th receiver to reach 1,000-plus career receiving yards ... With eight season receiving TDs, ranked tied for 10th on Baylor's single-season list ... Had at least one TD catch in each of the first five games this season (KD Cannon had one or more in each of the first three games in 2016 and Corey Coleman had one or more in the first eight games in 2015) ... Started at No. 10 TCU, posted two catches for 26 yards ... Started vs. Iowa State, had four catches for 60 yards ... Started vs. Texas Tech, had career-high 12 catches for 152 yards and one TD for fifth 100-yard effort of season and career and second straight ... Started at Kansas, had five catches for 122 yards for fourth 100-yard game of season and career ... Had four catches for 42 yards vs. Texas ... Started vs. No. 23 West Virginia, posted seven catches for 132 yards for third 100-yard receiving game of season/career and third in last four games ... Started at No. 14 Oklahoma State, had two catches for 20 yards and one rush for negative six yards ... Started at Kansas State, notched second straight 100-yard game with seven catches for 127 yards, including 70-yard TD ... Started vs. No. 3 Oklahoma, posted first career 100-yard receiving game with career highs in yards (192), catches (11) and TDs (3) to earn honorable mention on Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Player of the Week list for Week 4 ... First BU WR with three TDs in game since Corey Coleman had three vs. West Virginia on Oct. 17, 2015 ... Had 37th double-digit reception game in program history ... 92 receiving yards were 12th most in game in program history ... Started at Duke, had two catches for 67 yards, including 44-yard TD ... Started vs. UTSA, posted career-high-tying three catches for 62 yards with 20-yard TD grab ... Started vs. Liberty, had career-high 85 receiving yards on two catches, including first career TD on career-long, 45-yard grab.

2016 (Freshman): Played in 11 of 13 games in 2016 ... Recorded four receptions for 24 yards on the year ... First collegiate action in win over Northwestern State ... Made first career start against SMU and tallied three catches for 14 yards ... Had one catch for 10 yards at Rice ... Posted one kickoff return for 18 yards vs. Boise State.

High School: National top 300 recruit and three-sport star from Daingerfield (Texas) High School ... Versatile, all-state receiver and state-champion sprinter, played football under head coach Aric Sardinea at DHS ... Ranked No. 287 national recruit on ESPN300 and No. 330 by 247Sports ... National position ranking among wide receivers: 49th by ESPN, 57th by 247Sports, 78th by Rivals ... Rankings among Texas prospects: No. 45 by 247Sports, No. 49 by ESPN, No. 62 by Rivals, No. 79 on Lone Star 100, Waco Tribune-Herald Texas Top 100 ... Two-way player at both receiver and safety ... Named 2015 honorable mention Class 3A All-State and 2015 District 7-3A MVP as senior ... Totaled 721 yards and 10 touchdowns on 31 receptions, added 256 yards and five TDs on 24 rushes ... Selected two-way 2014 first-team All-District 7-3A, at both receiver and safety ... Credited with 682 yards and six TDs on 39 catches, also made 24 tackles, four interceptions and two TDs on defense ... Helped Daingerfield to 10-4 record and regional semis as sophomore in 2013, totaled 222 yards and three TDs on 19 receptions ... Named 2013 second-team All-District 8-2A as receiver ... Two-time all-district honoree in basketball (2015 District 16-3A MVP as junior, 2014 All-District 16-2A second team) ... Excelled at track, 2015 Class 3A 200-meter state champion with time of 21.30 seconds.

Personal: Son of Peggy Mims ... Major is health, kinesiology and leisure studies.

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