Verlin Adams

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Verlin Adams
No. 28
Position: DE / T / G / E / LB
Personal information
Date of birth: (1918-07-14)July 14, 1918
Place of birth: Burnwell, Kentucky
Date of death: April 30, 1985(1985-04-30) (aged 66)
Place of death: Charleston, West Virginia
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Williamson High School
College: Charleston (WV)
NFL Draft: 1943 / Round: 31 / Pick: 291
Career history
Career NFL statistics
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Verlin Thomas Adams (July 14, 1918 – April 30, 1985) was a professional American football player in the National Football League. Born in Burnwell, Kentucky, he played college football for the University of Charleston in Charleston, West Virginia. Adams was drafted by the New York Giants in the 31st round (291st overall) of the 1943 NFL Draft.[1] He played for the Giants from 1943 to 1945. Adams played as a tackle and wore number 28.


  1. ^ "Verlin Adams". Retrieved 23 April 2013.