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Ameer Abdullah

RB

#31

Experience: 6 years

Height: 5-9

Age: 27

Weight: 203 lbs

College: Nebraska

2019 SEASON

  • CAR
    23
  • YDS
    115
  • AVG
    5
  • TDS
    0

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT ATT YDS AVG LNG TD REC YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
17 Bears L 19 - 21 6 22 3.7 11 0 3 14 4.7 7 0
16 Packers L 10 - 23 4 27 6.8 14 0 6 31 5.2 10 0
15 @Chargers W 39 - 10 5 25 5 11 0 0 0 0
14 Lions W 20 - 7 1 2 2 2 0
13 @Seahawks L 30 - 37
11 Broncos W 27 - 23 1 5 5 5 0 2 11 5.5 6 0 1 1
10 @Cowboys W 28 - 24
9 @Chiefs L 23 - 26 1 2 2 2 0 1 16 16 16 1
8 Redskins W 19 - 9
7 @Lions W 42 - 30
6 Eagles W 38 - 20
5 @Giants W 28 - 10 3 24 8 15 0
4 @Bears L 6 - 16 2 14 7 8 0
3 Raiders W 34 - 14 0 0 0
2 @Packers L 16 - 21 1 2 2 2 0
1 Falcons W 28 - 12 2 8 4 6 0

Career Stats

RB FB Career

SEASON TEAM G GS ATT YDS AVG TD REC YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2015 Detroit Lions 16 9 143 597 4.2 2 25 183 7.3 36 1 5 2
2016 Detroit Lions 2 2 18 101 5.6 0 5 57 11.4 18 1 0 0
2017 Detroit Lions 14 11 165 552 3.3 4 25 162 6.5 22 1 2 1
2018 Detroit Lions 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 18 9 12 0 1 1
2018 Minnesota Vikings 7 0 1 10 10 10 0
2019 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 23 115 5 0 15 88 5.9 16 1 1 1
TOTAL 58 22 350 1366 3.18 6 73 518 8.35 36 4 9 5

Biography

Abdullah returns to Minnesota for his sixth NFL season in 2020. The Homewood, Alabama, native was originally drafted by Detroit in the second round (54th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft and has totaled 3,380 all-purpose yards and 10 touchdowns over the course of 58 career games (22 starts). Abdullah has served as Minnesota's primary kick returner since being claimed off waivers by the Vikings on November 7, 2018, tallying 23 kick returns for 583 yards (25.3 average) in 23 games with the club. The Nebraska alum also set a single-season career high with six special teams tackles in 2019, tied for second on the team according to league stats.

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