Gaines Adams

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Birthday
8, 1983
Birthplace
Greenwood, SC
DEATH DATE
Jan 17, 2010 (26)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1983
Birthplace
Greenwood, SC
DEATH DATE
Jan 17, 2010 (26)

About

Highly recruited defensive end drafted fourth overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers who tragically died unexpectedly from an undetected heart condition.

Before Fame

He was an unanimous first-team All-American at Clemson University.

Trivia

He was traded from the Buccaneers to the Bears during the 2009 season.

Family Life

He was born in Greenwood, South Carolina. He had a son named after him, Gaines DeMario Adams.

Associated With

He played for a Buccaneers defense that featured Ronde Barber at cornerback.