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Mike Adams | Defensive Back | #29

Team: Indianapolis Colts
Age / DOB:  (35) / 3/24/1981
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 205
College: Delaware
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Colts FS Mike Adams (groin) will return in Week 11.
Adams missed Week 9 and Aaron Rodgers went completely off against the Colts. Adams' return is good news for Indy's secondary, although they still can't catch many breaks and will be without LCB Patrick Robinson (groin) versus Tennessee. Fri, Nov 18, 2016 01:29:00 PM

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Colts FS Mike Adams (groin) has been ruled out for Week 9.

While Vontae Davis' (concussion) questionable listing has generated more headlines, Adams' loss is arguably even more significant as the Colts' communicator on the back end. Aaron Rodgers should feast on Indy's secondary.
Fri, Nov 4, 2016 04:34:00 PM

Colts FS Mike Adams suffered a groin injury in Week 8.

He'll likely undergo an MRI, but it sounds like it could be a multi-week injury. Matthias Farley is behind Adams on the depth chart.
Sun, Oct 30, 2016 06:04:00 PM

Colts FS Mike Adams (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Week 12.

Adams is Indy's field general in the back end, so his absence is a significant blow against red-hot Jameis Winston. Clayton Geathers will start again.
Fri, Nov 27, 2015 01:27:00 PM

Colts S Mike Adams (ankle) is out for Week 11 against the Falcons.

The Colts were hoping to get Adams back after the bye but he hasn't practiced all week. Colt Anderson will likely draw another start at free safety.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015 01:44:00 PM

Colts S Mike Adams (ankle) isn't practicing on Friday.

He hasn't been on the field all week. When asked about his status for Week 11 against Atlanta, Adams said "you never know." He's looking doubtful for Sunday. Colt Anderson has been filling in for Adams at free safety.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015 11:33:00 AM

Colts S Mike Adams (ankle) said he will "be ready" after the bye week.

Adams twisted his ankle intercepting Peyton Manning in the second quarter of the Colts' Week 9 win. He had an MRI after the game, so this confidence suggests it came back clean. Colt Anderson replaced Adams against Denver.
Sat, Nov 14, 2015 10:07:00 AM

Colts S Mike Adams exited Week 9 with a left ankle injury.

Adams appeared to twist his ankle intercepting Peyton Manning in the second quarter. He had to be helped off the field and was taken to the locker room. He is headed for an MRI on Monday. Colt Anderson replaced Adams against Denver.
Sun, Nov 8, 2015 05:22:00 PM

Mike Adams (hamstring) returned to a limited practice on Thursday.

Adams sat out last week's game with a hamstring injury. He should be ready to go Monday against Carolina. His return will send Colt Anderson back to the bench.
Thu, Oct 29, 2015 02:48:00 PM

Colts declared FS Mike Adams, SS Clayton Geathers, OT Denzelle Good, G Todd Herremans, NT Zach Kerr, OLB Jonathan Newsome and RB Josh Robinson inactive for Week 7 against the Saints.

Adams was ruled out with a hamstring injury earlier this week. Colt Anderson will replace him at free safety. Jerrell Freeman (groin) and Nate Irving (knee) are both active for the Colts.
Sun, Oct 25, 2015 11:47:00 AM

Colts FS Mike Adams (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 7 against the Saints.

Adams won Defensive Player of the Week honors a couple weeks ago, but has otherwise had an up and down season on the back end. Special teamer Colt Anderson will start in his place. It's a boost to Drew Brees' matchup.
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 12:54:00 PM

Colts FS Mike Adams left Week 6 against the Patriots with a hamstring injury.

His return is questionable. Adams had three tackles and pick-sixed Tom Brady in the first half. With Clayton Geathers also sidelined, Colt Anderson is in at safety.
Sun, Oct 18, 2015 10:30:00 PM

Colts re-signed FS Mike Adams to a two-year contract.

Adams, 34, stabilized Indianapolis' previously shaky free safety position last season, earning elite coverage marks from Pro Football Focus and intercepting five passes. He added two forced fumbles. Father Time will eventually catch up with Adams, but there are no indications that will occur in 2015.
Tue, Mar 10, 2015 04:13:00 PM

The Colts are expected to re-sign free agent FS Mike Adams.

Beat writers Stephen Holder and Mike Chappell have both come out Tuesday saying they expect Adams back in Indianapolis. The Colts have become a perennial playoff team under Andrew Luck, and Adams is 34 years old. And Indy is needy at safety. Adams can finish out his career with a chance at a ring.
Tue, Mar 10, 2015 11:03:00 AM

The Indianapolis Star's Stephen Holder "senses motivation from both sides" as the Colts look to re-sign free agent FS Mike Adams.

Adams was a bright spot for the Colts' secondary in 2014, logging five interceptions and his first Pro Bowl nod. The No. 11 safety in Rotoworld's free agent rankings, it sounds like Adams isn't going anywhere.
Mon, Mar 2, 2015 01:55:00 PM