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Vernon
Adams Jr.
#3 Quarterback
Vernon
Adams Jr.
#3 Quarterback
Height 5'11
Weight 200 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-01-03 (25)
Born Pasadena, CA
School Oregon
INT / NAT INT
Completions 1
Attempts 3
Yards 8
Touchdowns 0

PRO: Acquired by the Riders via trade in August, 2017…signed with the Montreal Alouettes in May, 2016 after being acquired in a trade with the B.C. Lions.

 

2017: Dressed for 11 regular-season games as a backup quarterback…completed one of three pass attempts for eight yards…added 12 carries for 33 yards and three touchdowns…played Eastern Semi-Final and Eastern Final…had four carries for four yards and a touchdown.

 

NOTABLES:

  • Made CFL debut June 30/16. First start October 22/16

 

COLLEGE: Spent his 2015 senior season at the University of Oregon…started 10 collegiate games, registering seven wins and three losses…completed 168 of 259 pass attempts (64.9%) for 2,643 yards and 26 touchdowns…had 83 carries for 147 yards and two touchdowns…spent four seasons at Eastern Washington University (2011-14)…started 34 collegiate games, registering 28 wins and six losses…completed 701 of 1,081 attempts (64.8%) for 10,438 yards and 110 touchdowns…selected as the 2013 FCS National Performer of the Year after throwing for 55 touchdowns…was named 2013 and 2014 Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Year and First Team All-Big Sky Conference.

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2016
MTL 4 42 75 575 4 1 7.7
2017
SSK 3 1 3 8 0 0 2.7
Total
7 43 78 583 4 1 7.5

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
Total
33 49 154 5 3.1 18

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
08-25
10 EDM 1 1 8 0 0 8.0
09-15
13 HAM 0 1 0 0 0 0.0
11-04
20 EDM 0 1 0 0 0 0.0
Total
1 3 8 0 0 2.7

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-22
1 SSK 1 1 0 1.0 1
06-30
2 EDM 1 1 0 1.0 1
07-06
3 BC 1 1 0 1.0 1
07-14
4 CGY 2 2 1 1.0 1
07-19
5 OTT 1 1 0 1.0 1
07-27
6 WPG 1 2 0 2.0 2
08-11
8 TOR 1 1 0 1.0 1
08-25
10 EDM 4 11 1 2.8 6
09-03
11 WPG 3 3 1 1.0 2
09-09
12 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-15
13 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-24
14 CGY 1 1 0 1.0 1
09-29
15 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-07
16 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-13
17 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-20
18 CGY 2 4 1 2.0 3
10-27
19 MTL 2 14 0 7.0 9
11-04
20 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-12
21 OTT 3 3 1 1.0 1
11-19
22 TOR 1 1 0 1.0 1
Total
24 46 5 1.7 31