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John Adams
Jersey #(s)
39, 87
Born November 28, 1937(1937-11-28)
San Diego, California
Died August 8, 1995 (aged 57)
Career information
Year(s) 19591963
NFL Draft 1959 / Round: 5 / Pick: 57
College Los Angeles State
Professional teams
Career stats
Rushing att-yards 41-99
Receptions-yards 21-264
Touchdowns 4
Stats at
Career highlights and awards
  • No notable achievements

John Albert Adams[1] (November 28, 1937– August 8, 1995[2]) was a former professional American football fullback in the National Football League. He played for five seasons for the Chicago Bears (1959-1962) and the Los Angeles Rams (1963). Adams was a 5th round selection (57th overall pick) of the Bears in the 1959 NFL Draft out of California State University, Los Angeles[3].

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