Sophomore (2014): Saw action in four varsity games, starting one, and one junior varsity game ... Missed much of the season due to injury ... Was credited with four tackles on the year.
Freshman (2013): Saw action in eight games, three as a starter ... Was credited with 15 total tackles ... Had a season-high five tackles in two games ... Was credited with two tackles for loss ... Recorded an interception at Jacksonville (11/16) ... Had one pass breakup ... Was named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Went to Countryside High School in Clearwater, Fla. … Played linebacker and fullback for the Cougars … In two years, he totaled 141 tackles, seven sacks, seven forced fumbles, one interception and one defensive touchdown … Was an All-County selection in 2011 and 2012 … Member of the team that won District Championships in 2010, 2011 and 2012 … Also played baseball in high school ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Personal: Full name is Adam Jared Vinson ... Was born on November 3, 1993, in Safety Harbor, Fla. … Parents are Jim and Elise Vinson … Has two brothers, Mitchell (30) and Michael (34), and three sisters – Jennifer (36), Kathy Richute (32) and Laura (29) … Has a cousin (Jeremy Mass) who played baseball at Penn and another cousin (Cody Maas) who plays baseball at Georgia State … Chose Stetson because of football and because it is close to home … Is a Sport Business major.