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Lions' Ameer Abdullah: Productive in Monday's win

CBSSports.com - 19 Sep 2017
Lions' Ameer Abdullah: Productive in Monday's win. by RotoWire Staff; 13h ago • 1 min read Update 13h ago. Abdullah rushed 17 times for 86 yards in Monday night's 24-10 win over the Giants. Abdullah spearheaded a running game that stunningly ...
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Abdullah, Davis top Lions injury list after win

The Detroit News - 19 Sep 2017
The Lions had two defensive starters suffer injuries, and although he dismissed concerns, running back Ameer Abdullah also appeared to hobble off the field toward the end of the game. Rookie linebacker Jarrad Davis left the game in the third quarter ...
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Lions' Ameer Abdullah: Sees 15 carries in season opener

CBSSports.com - 11 Sep 2017
Although the Cardinals gave Abdullah very little room to run Sunday, it was still nice to see Detroit's commitment to getting the run game going. Abdullah was clearly the team's lead runner, too, as his carries vastly outpaced that of Dwayne Washington ...
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Lions' Ameer Abdullah: Tabbed as co-starter with Riddick

CBSSports.com - 05 Sep 2017
Abdullah's sophomore campaign came to a screeching halt in Week 2 last year due to a fractured foot, paving the way for Riddick to get a career-best 92 carries. Despite being named the starting running back in April by general manager Bob Quinn, the ...
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Detroit Lions' Ameer Abdullah shows off potent multifaceted game

Detroit Free Press - 27 Aug 2017
The numbers were significant for Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah. In Friday night's 30-28 exhibition loss the New England Patriots, Abdullah had 99 yards of total offense. He rushed 13 times for 60 yards — a 4.6-yard average — and caught ...
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Ameer Abdullah holds key to making Lions' offense roar

The Detroit News - 07 Sep 2017
They believe that because they believe in Ameer Abdullah. Detroit has so many offensive weapons. Golden Tate has consistently racked up 90 receptions, tight end Eric Ebron is a matchup nightmare who has steadily improved each season and Theo Riddick ...
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Ameer Abdullah Has Nice Bounce-Back Game

RotoBaller (subscription) (blog) - 19 Sep 2017
9/18:Ameer Abdullah made big strides in the Lions' 24-10 win over the Giants, rushing 17 times for 86 yards including a nice 34-yard gain. Once again the Lions demonstrated without a doubt that Abdullah is their lead back, as his 17 carries was nearly ...
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Ameer Abdullah unspectacular in regular season debut

FantasyPros - 11 Sep 2017
Contrary to what the final score may lead you to believe, the Lions trailed for the majority of this game, perhaps explaining Abdullah's struggles to some extent. Still, 15 carries is plenty for establishing a sample size, and 2.0 YPC just isn't going ...
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Week 3 Fantasy Football Rankings: Running back

Sporting News - 18 Sep 2017
It doesn't get better than watching once and future waiver-wire pickups Chris Carson and Samaje Perine get 20 carries apiece, does it? Oh, it does? You're right. It definitely does. But that's the reality we live in, and that reality wreaks havoc on ...

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