After graduation he started as a part-time board operator at KSL NewsRadio. Currently he reports on the station and also appears on TV for KSL 5 News at 5, 6, and 6:30 every evening. While he covers national and local stories he also is the studio host for KSL NewRadio's BYU football broadcasts.
Throughout his career Adams has received numerous awards and has been part of award-winning teams at KSL. At the Utah Headliners chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists' 2012 awards ceremony Adams took two first-place awards for his sports and criminal justice reporting.