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Ameer Abdullah

RB

#31

Experience: 8 years

Height: 5-9

Age: 28

Weight: 196 lbs

College: Nebraska

2021 SEASON

  • CAR
    51
  • YDS
    166
  • AVG
    3.25
  • TDS
    0
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Recent Games

WKOPPRESULTATTYDSAVGLNGTDRECYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
18@BuccaneersL 17 - 417263.71009566.2180
17@SaintsL 10 - 186213.51504317.8170
16BuccaneersL 6 - 32210.530382.760
14FalconsL 21 - 294164402178.5110
15@BillsL 14 - 31471.87044812231
12@DolphinsL 10 - 332425022010130
11Football TeamL 21 - 2716660
10@CardinalsW 34 - 109242.71504276.8110
9PatriotsL 6 - 24100004307.5120
7@GiantsL 3 - 25
8@FalconsW 19 - 138313.99033511.7170
5LionsW 19 - 1712220
6@PanthersW 34 - 28
4BrownsL 7 - 1412220
3SeahawksW 30 - 175244.890
2@CardinalsL 33 - 340000
1@BengalsL 24 - 27144402157.5100

Career Stats

RBFB Career

SEASONTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGTDRECYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
2015Detroit Lions1691435974.22251837.3361
2016Detroit Lions22181015.6055711.4181
2017Detroit Lions14111655523.44251626.5221
2018Detroit Lions301110218912011
2018Minnesota Vikings7011010100
2019Minnesota Vikings160231155015885.916111
2020Minnesota Vikings1608425.208587.2222
2021Minnesota Vikings607304.303175.7100
2021Carolina Panthers111441363.10352727.8231
TOTAL912340915743.861198657.936722

Biography

• Has taken a leading role on Vikings Social Justice Committee, especially following the events of May and June 2020 in Minneapolis that brought worldwide attention to the topic.

• Scored career-high 2 receiving TDs in 2020, both against his former Lions club.

OFF THE FIELD

• In collaboration with Project Success, traveled with Vikings teammates and Twin Cities-area students to Washington, D.C., to tour the National Museum of African American History and Culture. He also visited the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum during the 2019 offseason.

• After being contacted by Dearborn, Mich., students on social media, Abdullah personally assisted local youth groups with ongoing water donation drives for the residents of Flint, Mich., over two years. Impressed by the students' hand-written thank-you notes, Abdullah cited the students' ability to use social media for the greater good as what drew him to the group.

• The youngest of 9 siblings, all of whom have earned college degrees. He has 2 brothers and 6 sisters who have gone on to be lawyers, TV producers, bank managers and business owners.

• Graduated from Nebraska with a degree in history, which he completed in 3-and-a-half years. Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors in 2013 and 2014.

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