Adam Jennings

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Adam Jennings
Adam Jennings 2006-11-19.jpg
Jennings as a member of the Falcons
No. 81, 80, 17
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-11-17) November 17, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth: Granite Bay, California
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Weight: 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
College: Fresno State
NFL Draft: 2006 / Round: 6 / Pick: 184
Debuted in 2006 for the Atlanta Falcons
Last played in 2009 for the Detroit Lions
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-WAC (2005)
Career NFL statistics
Receptions 6
Receiving yards 62
Receiving TDs 1
Stats at

Adam Jennings (born November 17, 1982 in Sacramento, California) is a former American football wide receiver. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the sixth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Fresno State.

Jennings has also been a member of the Detroit Lions and New York Giants.

College career[edit]

At Fresno State, Jennings was an All-WAC first-team selection as a kickoff returner during his senior year. He was also an academic All-WAC pick for four consecutive years.

Professional career[edit]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

Jennings was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the sixth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. In two seasons with the Falcons he totaled six receptions for 62 yards and one touchdown in 38 games while contributing with 53 punt returns. He was cut by the Falcons on November 11, 2008.[1]

Detroit Lions[edit]

After signing with the Detroit Lions in 2008, Jennings was cut at the end of the Lions' 2009 training camp on September 5. He was re-signed on September 30, but placed on season-ending injured reserve on October 5.[2] He was later waived on December 29.

New York Giants[edit]

Jennings signed with the New York Giants on July 15, 2010. He was waived on August 6.


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