It was a wild year in the ACC as Wake Forest took the Championship. The ACC Championship…
Adams Named Walter Camp All-American
Adams leads the ACC in quarterback sacks with 10.5, ninth in the nation. He had 56 tackles, including 15.5 tackles for loss to lead the Tiger defense to a #12 ranking in total defense and a #15 ranking in scoring defense. His top play of the year was a 66-yard fumble return for a touchdown against Wake Forest, a play that was named the Pontiac Game Changing Play of the Week for the weekend of October 7.
Adams was named a semifinalist for the Lombardi Award and was a finalist for the Nagurski Award and the Hendricks Award.
This is the fifth All-America team that Adams has made so far this year. Last week, Adams was named a first-team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association and Rivals.com. He was also named a first-team All-American by SI.com on Thursday and will be named to the Football Writers Association on Friday. He was an automatic selection by his honor as a finalist for the Nagurski Award.
Gaines Adams All-America Teams in 2006
*Walter Camp All-American, First-team *American Football Coaches Association, First-Team *Football Writers Association, First-team *Rivals.com First-Team All-American *SI.com First-team All-American
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