Vernon
Adams Jr.
#8 Quarterback
Vernon
Adams Jr.
#8 Quarterback
Height 5'11
Weight 200 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-01-03 (26)
Born Pasadena, CA
School Oregon
Status AMER
Completions 283
Attempts 431
Yards 3942
Touchdowns 24

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
Total
54 342 542 4745 28 15 8.8

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
Total
54 144 647 19 4.5 28

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
06-14
1 EDM 7 10 134 1 1 13.4
06-28
3 HAM 14 24 173 1 1 7.2
07-04
4 HAM 14 25 202 0 0 8.1
07-13
5 OTT 23 30 327 2 0 10.9
07-20
6 EDM 15 22 191 1 0 8.7
08-02
8 OTT 13 25 120 0 1 4.8
08-17
10 CGY 34 52 407 2 2 7.8
08-25
11 TOR 19 25 335 2 1 13.4
09-06
13 BC 18 25 232 1 1 9.3
09-14
14 SSK 22 36 344 1 0 9.6
09-21
15 WPG 27 43 488 4 1 11.3
10-05
17 CGY 18 29 206 0 0 7.1
10-12
18 WPG 19 32 266 2 4 8.3
10-18
19 TOR 16 23 249 3 0 10.8
10-26
20 HAM 11 14 142 2 1 10.1
11-01
21 OTT 13 16 126 2 0 7.9
11-10
22 EDM 14 27 226 0 3 8.4
Total
297 458 4168 24 16 9.2

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-14
1 EDM 3 13 0 4.3 7
06-28
3 HAM 10 41 0 4.1 10
07-04
4 HAM 6 60 1 10.0 27
07-13
5 OTT 7 41 2 5.9 12
07-20
6 EDM 7 44 0 6.3 18
08-02
8 OTT 6 25 2 4.2 13
08-17
10 CGY 9 38 2 4.2 12
08-25
11 TOR 3 4 1 1.3 3
09-06
13 BC 6 14 2 2.3 5
09-14
14 SSK 5 14 0 2.8 8
09-21
15 WPG 6 38 1 6.3 12
10-05
17 CGY 4 10 1 2.5 6
10-12
18 WPG 2 6 0 3.0 4
10-18
19 TOR 7 44 0 6.3 28
10-26
20 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-01
21 OTT 1 2 0 2.0 2
11-10
22 EDM 6 57 1 9.5 13
Total
88 451 13 4.7 180