Mercer
Timmis
#24 Running Back
Mercer
Timmis
#24 Running Back
Height 6'2
Weight 220 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-01-19 (25)
Born Burlington, ON
School Calgary
INT / NAT NAT
Rushes 44
Yards 205
Touchdowns 4
Average 4.66

CFL: 4

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on February 12th, 2019.

2018: Played 18 games for the Hamilton Tiger Cats. Carried the ball 44 times for 205 yards and four touchdowns. Caught two passes for 24 yards. Rushed for 133 yards and his first two CFL TDs against Edmonton June 22nd. Also rushed for two touchdowns one week later against Winnipeg. Playoffs: Had one carry for 25 yards in East Semi-Final win over B.C. Did not have any stats in East Final loss to Ottawa.

2017: Played in nine games. Carried the ball five times for 20 yards, caught four passes for 21 yards.

2016: Played in nine games. Carried the ball three times for six yards, and caught one pass for 14 yards. Selected by the Ticats in the second round, 14th overall in the CFL Draft. Playoffs: Returned one kickoff for 20 yards in East Semi-Final loss to Edmonton.

College: Played four seasons at the University of Calgary (2012-15). Named a First-Team All-Canadian in 2013, 2014 and 2015. His career totals were 2,987 rushing yards with 43 TDs. Was a finalist for the Hec Crighton Trophy in 2012.

Personal: The Burlington, Ontario native attended Canisius High School in Buffalo, New York. Scored the gold-medal winning touchdown for Canada in their win over the United States at the 2012 World Junior Championship. His great-grandfather, Brian Timmis, was a dominant lineman for the Hamilton Tigers, Ottawa Rough Riders and Regina Rugby Club and was later a coach with Hamilton. He won five Grey Cups and was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1963.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
HAM 9 3 6 0 2.0 7
2017
HAM 9 5 20 0 4.0 11
2018
HAM 18 44 205 4 4.7 44
Total
36 52 231 4 4.4 44

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2016
HAM 9 1 14 12 0 14.0 14
2017
HAM 9 4 21 21 0 5.3 8
2018
HAM 18 2 24 24 0 12.0 12
Total
36 7 59 57 0 8.4 14

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2016
HAM 9 0 0 0 0 0
2017
HAM 9 3 65 21.7 25 0
2018
HAM 18 4 86 21.5 33 0
Total
36 7 151 21.6 33 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 CGY 6 20 0 3.3 7
06-22
2 EDM 17 133 2 7.8 44
06-29
3 WPG 7 13 2 1.9 5
07-05
4 SSK 7 9 0 1.3 8
07-19
6 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-28
7 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-03
8 MTL 1 13 0 13.0 13
08-10
9 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-23
11 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-03
12 TOR 1 12 0 12.0 12
09-08
13 TOR 1 -5 0 -5.0 -5
09-15
14 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
15 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-29
16 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-12
18 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-19
19 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-27
20 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-03
21 MTL 4 10 0 2.5 6
11-11
22 BC 1 25 0 25.0 25
11-18
23 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
45 230 4 6.9 115

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-22
2 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-29
3 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-05
4 SSK 1 12 0 12.0 12
07-19
6 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-28
7 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-03
8 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-10
9 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-23
11 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-03
12 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-08
13 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-15
14 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
15 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-29
16 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-12
18 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-19
19 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-27
20 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-03
21 MTL 1 12 0 12.0 12
11-11
22 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-18
23 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
2 24 0 12.0 24

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
06-22
2 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
06-29
3 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-05
4 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
07-19
6 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
07-28
7 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
08-03
8 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
08-10
9 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
08-23
11 EDM 1 33 33 33 0
09-03
12 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
09-08
13 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
09-15
14 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
09-22
15 BC 2 45 22.5 28 0
09-29
16 BC 1 8 8 8 0
10-12
18 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
10-19
19 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
10-27
20 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 BC 0 0 0 0 0
11-18
23 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
Total
4 86 0.0 33 63.5