With the 54th pick in the NFL Draft, the Detroit Lions have drafted Ameer Abdullah out of Nebraska.
Position: Running Back
Measurables: 5’9”, 205 lbs, 30” arm length, 8.5” hands
Abdullah as first-round talent, but his lack of NFL size and issues with ball security dropped him to the second round.. Abdullah is an runner, an elite ball-catcher, and is a natural zone-scheme fit. However, his high character and leadership ability are his best attributes.Back to the Detroit Lions Newsfeed