O'Neal Adams
Personal information
Date of birth: (1919-01-21)January 21, 1919
Place of birth: Beebe, Arkansas
Date of death: October 27, 1998(1998-10-27) (aged 79)
Place of death: Sand Springs, Oklahoma
Career information
College: Arkansas
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* New York Giants (19421945)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Games played     52
Receptions     43
Touchdowns     7
Stats at

Howard O'Neal Adams (January 21, 1919 – October 27, 1998), also known as Neal Adams,[1] was a professional American football and basketball player. Born in El Paso, Arkansas, Adams played both sports for the Arkansas Razorbacks. Professionally, Adams played as an end in the National Football League for the New York Giants (1942–1945) and in the All-America Football Conference for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1946–1947).[2] He also competed in the National Basketball League for the Oshkosh All-Stars during the 1942–43 season and averaged 0.7 points per game.[3]


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