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Vernon
Adams Jr.
#8 Quarterback
Vernon
Adams Jr.
#8 Quarterback
Height 5'11
Weight 200 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-01-03 (28)
Born Pasadena, CA
School Oregon
Status AMER
Completions 142
Attempts 239
Yards 1949
Touchdowns 14

Transactions

2018 : Signed a two-year contract extension with the Alouettes on October 28

2018 : Signed with the Alouettes on June 26

2017 : Acquired by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on August 15

2016 : Signed with the Alouettes on May 22

 

Career

2018 : Adames played only 2 games in 2018 before being added to the injury list for the rest of the season.

2017 : Adams played 7 games with the Alouettes, registered 8 carries for nine yards and one touchdown. He was acquired by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on August 15th and dressed in 11 regular season games completing one pass on three attempts for eight yards and added 12 carries for 33 yards and 3 touchdowns.

2016 : Adams attended mini-camp with the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins before being signed by the Montreal Alouettes on May 22. He started in the last three games of the regular season where he registered 4 touchdown passes and won all three games.

 

College

Vernon Adams Jr. played most of his college career with the Eastern Washington Eagles from 2011 t o 2014. He started 34 games and completed 701 passes for 10 438 yards and 110 touchdowns. Adams was selected as the 2013 FCS National Performer of the Year after throwing for 55 touchdowns. He was then named Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Year and First team All-Big Sky Conference twice (2013,2014). Adams transferred to the University of Oregon for his senior year (2015), choosing to play for the Duck with whom he started 10 games, registering 168 passes for 2643 yards and 26 touchdowns, added 83 carries for 147 yards and 2 touchdowns.

Honours

CFL East Division All-Star: 2019

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2016
MTL 15 42 75 575 4 1 7.7
2017
MTL 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2017
SSK 11 1 3 8 0 0 2.7
2018
MTL 5 16 33 220 0 1 6.7
2019
MTL 16 283 431 3942 24 13 9.1
2021
MTL 8 142 239 1949 14 9 8.2
Total
62 484 781 6694 42 24 8.6

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
MTL 15 29 112 1 3.9 18
2017
MTL 7 8 9 1 1.1 2
2017
SSK 11 12 33 3 2.8 9
2018
MTL 5 13 99 2 7.6 28
2019
MTL 16 82 394 12 4.8 28
2021
MTL 8 51 298 0 5.8 26
Total
62 195 945 19 4.8 28

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
08-14
2 EDM 13 21 211 2 0 10.0
08-20
3 CGY 20 42 261 2 1 6.2
08-27
4 HAM 16 31 171 1 1 5.5
09-03
5 OTT 18 23 288 4 0 12.5
09-18
7 BC 16 36 270 0 2 7.5
09-24
8 TOR 30 39 382 2 2 9.8
10-02
9 HAM 17 26 209 2 2 8.0
10-11
10 OTT 12 21 157 1 1 7.5
Total
142 239 1949 14 9 8.4

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-14
2 EDM 7 29 0 4.1 13
08-20
3 CGY 8 65 0 8.1 26
08-27
4 HAM 5 28 0 5.6 10
09-03
5 OTT 7 35 0 5.0 10
09-18
7 BC 7 44 0 6.3 24
09-24
8 TOR 5 38 0 7.6 25
10-02
9 HAM 6 18 0 3.0 7
10-11
10 OTT 6 41 0 6.8 20
Total
51 298 0 5.8 135