#51

Marcus Adams

Weight:

285 lbs

Height:

5' 11"

Position:

Defensive Tackle

College:

Eastern Kentucky

Birthdate:

Jul 29th, 1979

Career Years:

8

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2010

Adams played and started in 16 games for Saskatchewan.  He also started 2 playoff games this season and the Grey Cup.  He has recorded 26 defensive tackles, 2 sacks, a special teams tackle and a fumble recovery.

2008

Started 14 regular season games and West Semi-Final at defensive tackle and had five defensive tackles and a fumble recovery in week 2…finished the regular season with 11 defensive tackles and two fumble recoveries.

2005

Started five games at defensive tackle…recorded two quarterback sacks in Week 8 in Ottawa…finished season with four defensive tackles and two quarterback sacks.

2004

Spent the first part of the season on the Roughriders injured roster…was released mid-way through the season.

College

Spent four seasons at Eastern Kentucky University…started 33 games at EKU…had stellar senior season, recording 81 defensive tackles, nine tackles for losses, and five quarterback sacks…was twice named 1st team All-Conference and once named 2nd team All-Conference…was a 2nd and 3rd team All-American…finished college career with 204 defensive tackles, 29 tackles for losses, and 13 quarterback sacks.