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Experts: Phillip Adams' history of concussions could have role in SC shooting

14 days ago   |   By New York Post

Former NFL player Phillip Adams' history of concussions during his football career should be examined as a potential factor in the mass shooting he carried out, killing five before turning the gun on himself, experts told The Post. Adams, 32, a former defensive back who played with the Seahawks, 49ers, Patriots, Raiders and Jets, could have...
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Adams, NFL veteran who killed 5, known as quiet, troubled

Adams, NFL veteran who killed 5, known as quiet, troubled

14 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

Phillip Adams was a journeyman NFL player whose career was cut short by injuries, a disappointment that apparently stuck with him during his post-football life.
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Former Patriot player accused in SC mass shooting

Former Patriot player accused in SC mass shooting

14 days ago   |   By WCVB

The gunman who killed five people including a prominent South Carolina doctor was former NFL player Phillip Adams, who killed himself early Thursday, according to a person who was briefed on the investigation.
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Ex-NFL Safety Phillip Adams Dies by Suicide After Killing 5, Authorities Say

Ex-NFL Safety Phillip Adams Dies by Suicide After Killing 5, Authorities Say

14 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Former NFL player Phillip Adams shot and killed five people Wednesday before later killing himself, authorities in York County said Thursday, per
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Ex-NFL player Phillip Adams broke into SC home, killed doctor and family: cops

Ex-NFL player Phillip Adams broke into SC home, killed doctor and family: cops

14 days ago   |   By New York Post

A former NFL defensive back forced his way into the South Carolina home of a prominent doctor and gunned down his family - including his two young grandchildren - before shooting himself inside his parents' bedroom while cops were negotiating his surrender, authorities said. Phillip Adams, 32, shot two air-conditioning contractors outside the home of...
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Sheriff: NFL player killed 5 people, including doctor and 2 children, then himself in South Carolina

Sheriff: NFL player killed 5 people, including doctor and 2 children, then himself in South Carolina

14 days ago   |   By WYFF

Sheriff confirmed that former NFL player Phillip Adams was the person who killed five people, including a prominent doctor, his wife and their two grandchildren in South Carolina.
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Authorities: NFL player Phillip Adams killed 5, then himself

14 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By MICHELLE LIU and MEG KINNARD
ROCK HILL, S.C. - Authorities in South Carolina have confirmed that former NFL player Phillip Adams was the person who killed five people, including a prominent doctor, his wife and their two grandchildren in South Carolina.
They told a news conference Thursday that they had not yet determined a motive.
“There's nothing right now that makes sense to any of us, said York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson.
Tolson said evidence left at the scene of the shooting led them to Adams as a suspect. He said they went to Adams' parents' home, evacuated them and then tried to...
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