|2||@49ers||L 27 - 30|
|1||Jets||L 17 - 48|
RB FB Career
Came to Detroit in the second round (54 overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft following one of the most prolific careers in Nebraska football history, which included three-consecutive 1,000-yard seasons (2012-14). Saw his second NFL season cut short due to injury suffered early in the season.
2017 highlights: Ameer Abdullah
View highlights of RB Ameer Abdullah from the 2017 season.
Abdullah on feeling 100 percent
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about how he feels ready to take the field again.
Abdullah on the story behind his cleats
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about why he chose to support the Team Jack Foundation, which caters to children with brain cancer.
Abdullah on his touchdown reception in Chicago
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about giving the ball to QB Matthew Stafford to celebrate after his touchdown reception and about a key block WR TJ Jones made to make it happen.
Abdullah on adapting to the elements in the second quarter
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about how the Lions "weathered the storm" and his touchdown catch in the second quarter.
Abdullah on consistently moving the ball
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about how the Lions did a great job of executing the offense against the Packers, especially when it came to guys being on the same page within the passing game.
Abdullah on a second division win
RB Ameer Abdullah says QB Matthew Stafford led the way in the Lions' second division win, and the offense improved its execution in the red zone.
Abdullah on red zone rushing
RB Ameer Abdullah says it is his job to execute when plays are called in the red zone, and he has to be a better rusher overall in order to make the most of those opportunities.
Abdullah on finding a way to score
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about how the Lions' offense has guys who can score if they're put in the right position to make plays, but they've got to find a way to capitalize on opportunities.
Beast of the week: Running backs
Lomas Brown breaks down this week's Beast of the Week, the Lions' running backs.
Abdullah awarded at Courage House Dinner
At the 24th annual Detroit Lions Courage House Dinner RB Ameer Abdullah received the Ed Block Courage Award for the toughness he demonstrated in overcoming multiple injuries that sidelined him for much of the past two seasons.
Postgame 1 on 1: Ameer Abdullah
Tori Petry talks with RB Ameer Abdullah on the Fox Sports Detroit Postgame show about how much the offensive line helped him reach 94 rushing yards against the Vikings.
Abdullah on improved offense
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about the amount of talent on the offense, the overall better design and how certain playmakers bring it even more dimension.
#AskALion: Ameer Abdullah
You submitted questions for Ameer Abdullah using #AskALion, Tori Petry asked them. Abdullah talks about his celebrity crush, beating a teammate in a footrace and his pregame music playlist.
Abdullah on making adjustments
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about how the offense improved as the game progressed.
Abdullah on playing against former teammates
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about seeing teammates from Nebraska and how game 3 will get him more ready for the season.
Abdullah on taking a stand
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about recent events in Charlottesville, and why it's important for him to take a stand.
Abdullah on staying healthy
RB Ameer Abdullah believes he's turned a corner, is happy with his progression and expects the Lions running game to be at its best by the regular season.
Camp Spotlight: Ameer Abdullah Highlights
Watch highlights of RB Ameer Abdullah at Sunday's training camp practice
Abdullah on setting daily goals
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about the potential he sees in the Lions run game and how he sets daily goals in order to improve.
Ameer Abdullah milks a cow
RB Ameer Abdullah visited Ritter Farms with the United Dairy Industry of Michigan and Fuel Up to Play 60 to learn about how dairy is produced.
Abdullah on giving back to the community
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about his return from injury as well as where he gets his drive to give back to the community.
Abdullah on missing most of 2016
RB Ameer Abdullah talks about missing a majority of the 2016 season as well as his confidence about becoming a premier running back in the NFL.
Highlight: Abdullah's 104-yard kick return
Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah takes the third quarter kickoff 104 yards, just short of the endzone!