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Minnesota Vikings NFC North
Ameer Abdullah • #31 • RB
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:5'9", 203 lbs.
Born:Jun 13, 1993 (26 yrs) in Homewood, AL
Hometown:Homewood, AL
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2015 (2/54).
Acquired:Claimed off waivers from Detroit in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Extremely elusive with the ball in his hands. Displays top-tier field vision, anticipation, and patience running the ball: sees holes open, makes explosive lateral cuts to make defenders miss, then powers upfield. A good receiver. Very tough for his size. Provides value as a return man. Smart, hard-working, and high-character. Undersized and doesn't make up for it with elite deep speed. Ball security was an issue in college, and he must become less fumble-prone. Not an asset as a pass-blocker and must develop more technique in that department to compensate for his small size. Durability is an issue.
Long Range Potential: Big-play tailback and return man with lead back tools (when healthy).
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