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Baylor's Dixon, drafted by Cowboys, arrested for speeding

WACO, Texas (AP) Ex-Baylor standout Ahmad Dixon faces a speeding ticket and other traffic issues after Waco police say they clocked him driving 70 mph in a 40-mph zone. Dixon, drafted in the seventh round last year by the Dallas Cowboys, was freed on $1,000 bond after the traffic stop Friday. Police say Dixon had 22 active suspensions on his driver's license, since 2011, due to...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Worked Out S Ahmad Dixon

Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that the Bengals brought in S Ahmad Dixon for a workout on Wednesday. Dixon, 24, is a former seventh-round pick of the Cowboys back in May of last year. He lasted just a few months in Dallas before he was waived at the start of the 2014 regular season. Since then, Dixon has had brief stints with the Vikings, Bears and Dolphins before returning to Minnesota...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears add KR Mariani; waive Dixon

Still looking to shore up their return game, the Chicago Bears signed former Pro Bowl KR Marc Mariani Tuesday. To make room on the active roster, the club released safety Ahmad Dixon. Mariani hasn’t played in the NFL since 2011 due to injuries, but the Bears felt he was worth a flyer in order to provide more punch to the [...]
Via Bears Claws
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears add Dixon to deep patrol

The Chicago Bears made a roster move to strengthen the depth in their deep patrol, signing rookie Safety Ahmad Dixon from the Minnesota Vikings practice squad. To clear roster space for Dixon, the Bears released second-year CB Demontre Hurst. The team’s official release is below: The 6-0, 210-pound Dixon was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the seventh round (248th [...]
Via Bears Claws
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Expected To Sign S Ahmad Dixon Off Vikings’ Practice Squad

  Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears are expected to add some safety help in the form of S Ahmad Dixon, who is on the Vikings’ practice squad. Dixon, 23, was taken in the seventh round of this year’s NFL draft by the Cowboys. However, he was unable to make the team out of training camp and was among their final roster cuts. The Vikings later added him...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Who is New Chicago Bears Safety Ahmad Dixon?

Nobody ever said GM Phil Emery was slow to react on roster problems.  So what compelled him to sign rookie safety Ahmad Dixon? Ahmad Dixon Year:  Rookie School:  Baylor Draft Round:  7th (DAL) Position:  SS Scouting reports: STRENGTHS – “Very good size and straight-line speed. Is aggressive stepping downhill and supporting the run. Closes fast to the ball. Secure...
Via Sports Mockery
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Baylor Safety Ahmad Dixon Videobombs Deion Sanders at the NFL Combine

As the NFL Combined wound to a close Tuesday there Was one thing that was still missing from the coverage of the event. It had nothing to do with a player jumping high or far. It had nothing to do with strength or how fast someone could run. What was missing did involve one of the players though.An epic videobomb.@SBNationGIF/TwitterFormer Baylor strong safety Ahmad Dixon decided...
Via FatManWriting
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Exclusive: Interview with Baylor Safety Ahmad Dixon

In my article last week, I discussed the notion that Safety should not be the number one priority during the draft for the Dallas Cowboys, and they should not use a safety pick in rounds one and two. However, I do believe every position can always use an upgrade, and drafting a safety, at the right time, does make sense for Dallas. I think the Cowboys can find ample safety talent...
Via cover32
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Prospect Profile: Ahmad Dixon

There has been a lot of buzz on the hard-hitting Senior Safety from Baylor for his hard-hitting demeanor. I wanted to dig The post Prospect Profile: Ahmad Dixon appeared first on DC Nation.
Via Blue Star Times
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

TCU coach Gary Patterson blasts Baylor coach Art Briles

TCU lost a hard-fought battle over the weekend, falling to Baylor in a classic 41-38 shootout. During the game, Baylor safety Ahmad Dixon was ejected over a targeting call after he hit TCU wide receiver Trevone Boykin. TCU head coach Gary Patterson was livid with the way Dixon and Baylor head coach Art Briles handled […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

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