San Diego Chargers
Position
RB
 
Jersey
27
Name  D.J. Adams
Born  9/27/1990
Height  5-10
Weight  210
College  Portland State
 
Notes:
A transfer from the University of Maryland after his sophomore season, Adams became a quicker back after dropping some weight ... Shared carries in his junior season at Portland State, but led the team in rushing yards and touchdowns in each of his two seasons with the Vikings, totaling 2,567 yards and 31 TDs on 6.1 yards per carry ... Was an All-Big Sky first-team selection as a senior ... Also had a nose for the end zone at Maryland with 15 touchdowns in two seasons, including four in the 2010 Military Bowl as a freshman ... Rushed for two touchdowns and earned MVP honors at the inaugural Medal of Honor Bowl in January ... Named Portland State's most inspirational player in 2012.