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Detroit Lions: Have you given up on Ameer Abdullah yet?

Sidelion Report - 26 May 2018
Although it seems like the end of the road for former second round pick, running back Ameer Abdullah, one former player believes he can still be a star. 4,438 rushing yards and 36 touchdowns in three seasons. Those were the numbers Nebraska running ...
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Ameer Abdullah in good shape, showing burst

FantasyPros - 06 Jun 2018
NFL Network reporter Tom Pelissero broke down the 2018 expectations for the Detroit Lions backfield and said that "I've been told that Abdullah showed up here in really good shape, they've seen a little bit of that burst he had two years ago ...
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Ameer Abdullah showing old burst to Detroit Lions in practice

247Sports - 07 Jun 2018
All of this has combined to put the focus squarely on last season's starter Ameer Abdullah. While Abdullah might not have the same role he had last season with the team, it might not be a stretch to think that he sticks around on the team after a new ...
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Ameer Abdullah Fantasy Football Outlook (2018)

FantasyPros - 08 Jun 2018
Ameer Abdullah Fantasy Football Outlook (2018). By Mike Tagliere (FantasyPros), Friday, Jun 8th. We don't even know if Abdullah will be on the Lions roster at the start of the season, so it definitely wouldn't be. More Ameer Abdullah: News | Articles ...
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Detroit Lions: Who's the most complete running back?

Sidelion Report - 17 Jun 2018
Starting alphabetically, Ameer Abdullah falls just short because of his below average blocking. He's dynamic as a runner, pass catcher and kick returner. LeGarrette Blount is the definition of a workhorse. His physicality is on full display when he's ...
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Ranking the Room: NFC North Running Backs

BearGoggles - 16 Jun 2018
Ameer Abdullah and Kerryon Johnson have the potential to be workhorse running backs. However, Abdullah is entering is entering year four and has just over 1,200 career yards. He is an injury concern who is essentially out of the coaching staffs favor ...
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Lions hope Kerryon Johnson breaks recent run of RB disappointments

Detroit Free Press - 01 Jun 2018
Three years ago, it was Ameer Abdullah and then defensive coordinator Teryl Austin stoking the fire with a passing comment that tackling Abdullah was like “grasping at air.” None of the Lions' last three high-draft-pick running backs has amounted to ...
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Arizona Cardinals get high marks on 2015 NFL Draft re-grades

Revenge of the Birds - 31 May 2018
The Arizona Cardinals were close to really screwing up. As we saw on All or Nothing, the Cardinals were obsessed with Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah during the 2015 NFL Draft and the stunned silence when the Detroit Lions moved up to take him ...
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Lions invested in free agency and draft to improve run game

The Macomb Daily - 06 Jun 2018
Detroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount (29), Detroit Lions running back Theo Riddick (25) and Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah (21) talk after practice at the NFL football team's training camp in Allen Park, Mich., Tuesday. Paul Sancya ...
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Five Players in the NFC North Who Play Esports

National Football Post - 14 Jun 2018
Golden Tate / Ameer Abdullah – WR / RB Detroit Lions. Tate and Abdullah are two key pieces on the Lions offense. Fans of video games may remember when the two broke out a gaming celebration after scoring a touchdown against the Packers on Monday ...
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Bleacher Report makes prediction for Lions running back battle

247Sports - 26 May 2018
With Kerryon Johnson, LeGarrette Blount, Theo Riddick, Ameer Abdullah, Dwayne Washington and Zach Zenner all entering the ring as competitors, multiple players will probably have to go home disappointed, it's likely. According to Bleacher Report and ...
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Lions can't let Kerryon Johnson be another Best, Leshoure, Abdullah

Detroit Free Press - 01 Jun 2018
Three years ago, it was Ameer Abdullah and then defensive coordinator Teryl Austin stoking the fire with a passing comment that tackling Abdullah was like “grasping at air.” None of the Lions' last three high-draft-pick running backs has amounted to ...
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Lions Lowdown: Breaking down Patricia's offense

The Detroit News - 13 Jun 2018
Bob Wojnowski, John Niyo and Justin Rogers of The Detroit News talk about coach Matt Patricia's offense after the Lions' concluded offseason practices this week. Here are some of the highlights from Part 1 of Lions Lowdown. Part 2 on Patricia's defense ...
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Lions minicamp observations: Kerryon Johnson taking kickoffs

The Detroit News - 07 Jun 2018
Nearly every option got some work with the first-team offense, with veterans LeGarrette Blount, Ameer Abdullah and Theo Riddick seeing the most time. The Lions will make rookie Kerryon Johnson earn his opportunities, and it's difficult to do that right ...
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6 players to watch as Detroit Lions begin mandatory minicamp

MLive.com - 04 Jun 2018
Ameer Abdullah -- With Kerryon Johnson and LeGarrette Blount already leading the top of the running back rotation, and Theo Riddick still doing his thing, Abdullah's roster spot is far from assured. Detroit probably will carry only one or two more ...

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