Blue Adams

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Blue Adams
No. 26, 46 Miami Dolphins
Personal information
Date of birth: (1979-10-15) October 15, 1979 (age 37)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 187 lb (85 kg)
Career information
College: Cincinnati
NFL Draft: 2003 / Round: 7 / Pick: 220
Career history
As player:
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
As coach:
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Danny L. "Blue" Adams (born October 15, 1979) is a former American football cornerback who played for four seasons in the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for Cincinnati, he was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the seventh round of the 2003 NFL Draft. During his professional career, Adams was also a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears,[1] Rhein Fire, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Cincinnati Bengals, Atlanta Falcons, and Montreal Alouettes. He is currently an assistant defensive backs coach for the Miami Dolphins.

Early years[edit]

Adams is a 1997 graduate of Miami Senior High School in Miami, Florida, where he was a letterman in football. As a senior, he won All-State Honorable Mention honors, and All-County first team honors, and finished the year with four interceptions, four sacks, 69 tackles, two forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries.

Coaching career[edit]

On February 10, 2012, Adams was hired by the Miami Dolphins as an assistant defensive backs coach. Prior to joining the Dolphins, he had served as a secondary coach at the University of Northern Iowa in 2011. In 2010, Adams served as a secondary coach at Purdue University.

On March 7, 2016, Adams returned to the collegiate level as the defensive backs coach for the West Virginia University Mountaineers.


  1. ^ Mayer, Larry. "Robinson, Forsey among Bears' final cuts". Retrieved 2012-08-27.