Player Bio

Kyle Adams
TE #86
Height:
6-4
Weight:
255
College:
Purdue
Experience:
3
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 29 4 40 10 1.4 17 0 0 0 2 0
2013 TB 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 CHI 15 4 40 10 2.7 17 0 0 0 2 0
2011 CHI 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 29 4 38 9.5 15 0 0 0 0 0
2013 TB 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 CHI 15 3 38 12.7 15 0 0 0 0 0
2011 CHI 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 29 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 TB 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 CHI 1 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 CHI 15 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 CHI 8 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

PRO CAREER: Appeared in first 9 contests of 2011 rookie season as a reserve tight end and on special teams... Placed on Injured Reserve 11/9/11 due to a hamstring injury. CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Entered NFL as an undrafted free agent with Chicago (7/26/11). 2011 SEASON: Played in 9 games as a reserve tight end and on special teams... Placed on Injured Reserve 11/9 due to a hamstring injury. COLLEGE: Played in 46 games at Purdue from 2006-10... Caught 79 passes for 660 yards (8.4 avg) and 3 TDs... Returned 7 kickoffs for 45 yards (6.4 avg)... Collected 8 tackles... Three-time Academic all-Big Ten honoree... Led Purdue as a senior with 36 catches and was a team captain... One of 10 national finalists for the Danny Wuerffel Trophy in 2010...
PRO CAREER: Appeared in first 9 contests of 2011 rookie season as a reserve tight end and on special teams... Placed on Injured Reserve 11/9/11 due to a hamstring injury. CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Entered NFL as an undrafted free agent with Chicago (7/26/11). 2011 SEASON: Played in 9 games as a reserve tight end and on special teams... Placed on Injured Reserve 11/9 due to a hamstring injury. COLLEGE: Played in 46 games at Purdue from 2006-10... Caught 79 passes for 660 yards (8.4 avg) and 3 TDs... Returned 7 kickoffs for 45 yards (6.4 avg)... Collected 8 tackles... Three-time Academic all-Big Ten honoree... Led Purdue as a senior with 36 catches and was a team captain... One of 10 national finalists for the Danny Wuerffel Trophy in 2010... As a redshirt junior, started all 12 games with 29 receptions for 249 yards (8.6 avg)... Suffered season-ending knee injury in first game of his junior season... Appeared in all 13 games, including one start as a sophomore... Posted 8 receptions for 109 yards and 2 TDs... As a freshman, appeared in 8 games including 1 start... Collected 6 receptions for 58 yards and 1 TD. PERSONAL: Attended Westlake High School... Ranked as No. 50 tight end in the nation by ESPN.com... Honorable mention all-Central Texas, second team all-region and first team all-district as senior after catching 9 passes for 100 yards (11.1 average) and 1 touchdown... Had 8 receptions his junior season... Academic All-State... National Merit Scholarship finalist... Attended the same high school (Westlake) as former Purdue All-America and New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees... Helped build houses on a mission trip to Haiti during summers of 2008 and 2009 and to South Africa in March of 2010... Mother, Anne (McMenamy), played volleyball at Purdue from 1978 to 1981... Father, Rob, was member of Purdue rowing team.

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