Adarius Bowman | Roster | Edmonton Eskimos
 
 
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Adarius Bowman
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  • HT:
    6.03
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  • WT:
    217
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  • Birthdate:
    1985-07-10
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  • Born:
    Chattanooga, TN
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  • College:
    Oklahoma State
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  • Team:
    4
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  • CFL:
    7
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  • Games Played:
    63
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  • Status:
    International
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2014 Quick Stats

Career Stats

Receiving

Name
Yearsort
Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
BOWMAN, A 2008 SSK 23 358 15.6 73 3
BOWMAN, A 2009 WPG 55 925 16.8 55 6
BOWMAN, A 2010 WPG 50 691 13.8 63 3
BOWMAN, A 2011 EDM 62 1,153 18.6 74 4
BOWMAN, A 2012 EDM 9 145 16.1 38 0
BOWMAN, A 2013 EDM 44 697 15.8 71 5
BOWMAN, A 2014 EDM 28 359 12.8 41 4
Career Total 271 4,328 16 74 25
 

Rushing

Name
Yearsort
Team Att Yards Avg Long TD
BOWMAN, A 2008 SSK 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2009 WPG 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2010 WPG 2 9 4.5 8 0
BOWMAN, A 2011 EDM 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2012 EDM 0 0 0 0
Career Total 2 9 4.5 8 0
 
 
 
 

Defence

  Tackles Interceptions Fumble Recoveries
Name
Yearsort
Team TKL STT Sacks Ints YDS LG TD Fumb YDS LG TD
BOWMAN, A 2008 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2009 WPG 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2010 WPG 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2011 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2012 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BOWMAN, A 2013 EDM 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
 
 

Player Biography

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on Jan. 19, 2011. Re-signed on Dec. 3, 2013.

2014: (Edmonton) In five games (five starts) Bowman has recorded 28 catches for 369 yards and four touchdowns. Bowman has two 100+ yard receiving games this season, including a nine catch 140-yard performance where he hauled in three touchdown passes in Week 3 against Ottawa. Bowman's three touchdown catches marked the first time since Jason Tucker in 2002 an Eskimo receiver had three touchdowns in a single game.

2013: (Edmonton) After sustaining a knee injury in 2012, Bowman was activated off the 9-game injured list in Week 11 against the Calgary Stampeders. In nine games (eight starts), he recorded 44 catches for 697 yards (15.8 yd. avg.) and five touchdowns. He scored his first touchdown of the season in Week 12 against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on a 16-yard pass from QB Mike Reilly. Bowman recorded touchdowns in back-to-back games in Weeks 12 and 13. In Week 15, against Montreal, he had his first 100-yard receiving game of the season with a seven catch, 111-yard performance. In Week 18, against the BC Lions, Bowman caught six passes for 199 yards and two touchdowns. The 199 yards is the third highest of his career and his second highest as an Eskimo.

2012:
 (Edmonton) In two games (two starts), Bowman accumulated nine catches for 145 yards before sustaining a season-ending knee injury. He spent the rest of the season on the 9-game injured list.

2011: (Edmonton) Bowman played 14 games (14 starts), recording 62 receptions for 1,153 yards and four touchdowns. In the Labour Day Classic he caught a lateral pass from Jason Armstead on a punt return and returned it 44 yards. He left the July 23 game against Calgary in the fourth quarter with a rib injury and was placed on the 1-game injured list for four games. Bowman finished the season with a CFL-best 18.6 yards per catch, second on the team in receptions and tied for the team lead with Fred Stamps in receiving yards. He earned Gibson's Finest Offensive Player of the Week in the final week of the season when he hauled in 10 catches for 226 yards and two touchdowns in a 23-20 win over Saskatchewan - the best single game performance by a CFL receiver that season. The 226 yards on the night put him into eighth spot on the club’s all-time list for most receiving yards in a game. Bowman also started the Western Division semifinal recording four catches for 93 yards, including a 56-yard reception that set up an Eskimos touchdown on the following play. Bowman started the Western Division final and recorded three catches for 53 yards. He earned a CFLPA All-Star nod.

2010: (Winnipeg) Started 12 games for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Bowman compiled 50 catches for 691 yards, placing him second on the team in both categories.  He sat fourth on the team in receiving touchdowns with three. He was released from the Bombers on Oct. 20, 2010.

Career: Bowman originally signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 2008 and played in nine games. He was traded to Winnipeg prior to the 2009 season and had a breakout year, leading the team with 55 receptions for 925 yards and six touchdowns.

College: Bowman spent two seasons at North Carolina before transferring to Oklahoma State. By the end of his first season at OSU (2006), he recorded 60 passes; 51 of which resulted in first down or touchdown yardage. Bowman ranked second in the league and 11th in the nation with 90.85 yards receiving per game. He finished sixth on the school's single-season list with 60 receptions and his 1,181 yards rank fourth on OSU's list. He averaged 19.7 yards per catch and produced 12 touchdowns. His 300-yard performance against Kansas set a conference single game record and ranks 11th all-time in NCAA history. Bowman was named Big 12 Offensive Newcomer of the Year by both the Associated Press and the Big 12 coaches and he was presented with the Bob Fenimore Award, presented annually to Oklahoma State’s MVP. His senior year he led the team with 67 receptions, the fifth-best season total in school history, as he totalled 1,006 yards (15-yard average) with eight touchdowns. In 24 games (24 starts) at OSU, Bowman finished as the school's fourth-leading receiver in history with 127 receptions and became just the fourth Cowboy to gain over 2,000 yards receiving, amassing 2,187 yards (17.2-yard average) with 20 touchdowns. Bowman also played for the OSU basketball team in 2006, appearing in five games.

Personal: Bowman excelled in track, winning state titles in the triple-jump, long jump, high jump and 4x100 metre relay. He also lettered in basketball and was selected to play in the Tennessee vs. Georgia all-star basketball game. Bowman was a high school basketball star and did not start playing football until Grade 11.