Davante Adams

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Davante Adams
No. 17     Green Bay Packers
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-12-24) December 24, 1992 (age 21)
Place of birth: Palo Alto, California
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 212 lb (96 kg)
Career information
High school: Palo Alto (CA)
College: Fresno State
NFL Draft: 2014 / Round: 2 / Pick: 53
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Roster status: Unsigned draft pick
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Davante Adams (born December 24, 1992) is an American football wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. He played college football at Fresno State.

Early years[edit]

Adams attended Palo Alto High School in Palo Alto, California. As a senior he had 64 receptions for 1,094 yards and 12 touchdowns.[1] He also played basketball and was considered a two-star recruit in that sport.

College career[edit]

After redshirting as a true freshman in 2011, Adams had 102 receptions for 1,312 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2012. All three led the Mountain West Conference. He also was the conference's Freshman of the Year and a freshman All-American.[2][3] He was the MVP of the 2012 Hawaii Bowl. As a sophomore in 2013 he led the nation with 131 receptions for 1,719 yards and 24 touchdowns.

On December 27, 2013, Adams announced that he would forgo his final two college seasons and enter the 2014 NFL Draft.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Adams was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft.


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