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Raiders Draft Prospects: Senior Bowl review

If last week’s East/West Shrine Game was an appetizer, the 2015 Senior Bowl was an extraordinary buffet. Players from schools, both large and small grabbed the attentions of teams and fans alike. Some of the standouts we’ve already profiled. There will be a synopsis of their day and a link to his official Cover 32 draft profile. Players not profiled already, will be highlighted...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Notes From The 2015 Senior Bowl Game

The 2015 Senior Bowl is now in the books and while it’s extremely hard to watch every single player in the game after only one viewing, Here are a few players that stood out and a few that the Pittsburgh Steelers might even be interested in. Ameer Abdullah, RB, Nebraska – Abdullah was named the […] Notes From The 2015 Senior Bowl Game is a post from: The post Notes From...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Senior Bowl Standouts

The Senior Bowl is in the bag and we were able to see who was able to shine under the lights. Some players confirmed what they did in practice all week and some players left more questions than answers as we now head to the NFL Combine next month. The North squad, coached by Ken Whisenhunt won the game 34-14 over the South squad. To me the game highlighted the strengths in the trenches...
Via CowboysBlog.Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Abdullah leads North to 34-13 win over South in Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah rushed for 73 yards and added 40 receiving while leading the North to a 34-13 victory over the South on Saturday in the Senior Bowl. The Cornhuskers' No. 2 career rusher won MVP honors, and the running backs and defenses came up with the some of the biggest plays in a game that showcases senior NFL prospects. Abdullah, an Alabama native...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Senior Bowl: North Offense Scouting Preview

The 2015 Senior Bowl North roster is the more impressive of the two teams, featuring the game’s best quarterback, top two running backs, most of the game’s best vertical receivers, the most intriguing offensive tackle and the game’s top interior lineman. Garrett Grayson, Ameer Abdullah and TJ Clemmings lead a unit that will have NFL teams very intrigued all week. Quarterbacks1...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Tommy Armstrong Hilariously Takes Snap Off The Facemask

I think it’s safe to say that Tommy Armstrong was not ready for this snap. Fortunately for the Huskers, Ameer Abdullah was there to clean up the mess. Armstrong’s reaction was absolutely priceless. [@YahooDrSaturday] The post Nebraska’s Tommy Armstrong Hilariously Takes Snap Off The Facemask appeared first on Diehardsport.
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State Running Back Ezekiel Elliott Tweets About Winning Future Doak Walker Award

This year’s Doak Walker Award for top college running back was all about the Big Ten this year. All three of the finalists—Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon, Nebraska’s Ameer Abdullah, and Indiana’s Tevin Coleman—played in the league, with Gordon taking home the award. Now, another Big Ten star has his eyes on taking home the trophy. Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott had a fantastic...
Via College Spun
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Alabama Native Ameer Abdullah Tweets In Support Of The UAB Football Program

Star running back Ameer Abdullah may play his football at Nebraska, but he comes from Homewood, Alabama, a suburb of Birmingham, and he has some thoughts about the situation going on with the UAB football program. Gotta keep UAB’s football program for sure. Brings athletic competitiveness to the city that I call home! #205StandUp #FreeUAB — Ameer Abdullah (@Ameerguapo) December...
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December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury mars Abdullah's special season for Huskers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) It was only a month ago that Ameer Abdullah was a Heisman Trophy contender and on track to break Nebraska's revered all-time rushing record. In an instant, his spectacular senior season went poof. Quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. fumbled early in the Nov. 1 game against Purdue. As Abdullah recovered it, a 323-pound defensive tackle fell on his left knee. ''Big...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Iowa Hawkeyes Will Narrowly Defeat Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Nebraska Cornhuskers, (8-3, 4-3), and Iowa Hawkeyes, (7-4, 4-3), limp into their annual regular season finale coming off losses and Big Ten West elimination.The Cornhuskers go to Iowa City a one point favorite on a two game losing streak.Nebraska is 4-1 against Iowa over the last five years. Their one loss a blowout victory by Iowa last season.They are 6-4-1 against-the-spread...
Via Football Nation
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders draft prospects: Running back Ameer Abdullah

Name: Ameer Abdullah, RB, Nebraska Height: 5’9 Weight: 197lbs Analysis: Most collegiate feature backs feature a singular dominant athletic quality, which would separate them from others. In contrast, Abdullah doesn’t own one highly sought after gift: Undoubtedly, he is the most versatile back in this draft class. Abdullah is a Golden Corral of talent, without the long lines,...
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah Is Good To Go vs. Wisconsin, Wearing Brace On Knee

Nebraska will not be shorthanded in the battle for the Big Ten West Division.  Ameer Abdullah, the Huskers’ star running back who has been dealing with a knee injury suffered against Purdue Nov. 1, is dressed and appears to be good to go against the Badgers. Nebraska’s senior Heisman hopeful is wearing a brace on his left knee as a precaution.  Ameer is a-go #huskers @OWHbigred...
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November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Star RB Ameer Abdullah Will Play Saturday vs. Wisconsin

Nebraska will have its star running back when it faces Wisconsin Saturday in a showdown that will almost certainly decide the Big Ten West Division title race.  Ameer Abdullah, the Huskers’ senior Heisman candidate who injured his MCL during a Nov. 1 game against Purdue, is going to play against the Badgers. Abdullah has practiced all week while wearing a protective brace on his...
Via College Spun
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Opposition Research: Q&A with Husker Corner

As we draw ever closer to the Badgers biggest game of the Big Ten season, it’s important we continue to look under the hood of the opposition. With that in mind we reached out our friends at Husker Corner, and specifically, co-editor Brandon Cavanaugh. We’ll get the answers to the key questions facing Nebraska, including what’s up with the verbal games played by Pelini about...
Via Madtown Badgers
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska's top RB Abdullah completes practice with knee brace

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Running back Ameer Abdullah made it through 16th-ranked Nebraska's practice wearing a brace on his left knee, a positive sign for the Cornhuskers as they prepare for Saturday's key Big Ten West game at No. 20 Wisconsin. The three-time 1,000-yard rusher left the Nov. 1 game against Purdue in the first quarter with a sprained and bruised his knee. The Huskers didn...
Via Fox Sports
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Neb's Abdullah goes through practice in knee brace

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Running back Ameer Abdullah made it through 11th-ranked Nebraska's practice wearing a brace on his left knee, a positive sign for the Cornhuskers as they prepare for Saturday's key Big Ten West game at No. 22 Wisconsin. The three-time 1,000-yard rusher left the Nov. 1 game against Purdue in the first quarter with a sprained and bruised his knee. The Huskers didn...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah Is Practicing Today, Wearing Protective Brace On Knee

On this morning’s Big Ten coaches’ conference call, Bo Pelini said he expects Ameer Abdullah to play against Wisconsin, but he’s “not a doctor,” so the Nebraska coach isn’t sure if his star running back will be good to go.  If today’s practice is any indication of Abdullah’s status for Saturday, it appears the Huskers’ senior tailback will at least attempt to give...
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November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Bo Pelini Says He Expects Star RB Ameer Abdullah To Play vs. Wisconsin, But He’s ‘Not A Doctor’

This Saturday’s Nebraska-Wisconsin game will feature the Big Ten West Division’s two top teams and, hopefully, the two best running backs in the conference in the Badgers’ Melvin Gordon and the Huskers’ Ameer Abdullah.  Abdullah’s status for the game is in doubt, though. The Nebraska senior running back strained his MCL during a Nov. 1 game against Purdue and might not...
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November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

CFB AM: More evidence NCAA was selfish in hammering Penn State

The NCAA’s 2012 ruling on Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal has come under a new wave of criticism recently with the release of internal emails in an ongoing lawsuit. Last week, emails between NCAA employees showed that some within the institution’s walls believed the NCAA was trying to “bluff” Penn State and didn’t have the kind if authority it threatened...
Via Fox Sports
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Defining stretch run arrives for No. 22 Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) It sounds like good buddies Melvin Gordon and Ameer Abdullah will be maintaining radio silence the rest of the week. If that's the case, two of the nation's top running backs will communicate next on Saturday, when Gordon and No. 22 Wisconsin host Abdullah and No. 11 Nebraska in what could be a Big Ten West division elimination game. Let the games begin between...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Nebraska have Heisman candidate Abdullah for Wisconsin clash?

  Nebraska coach Bo Pelini isn't as optimistic as he was last week about whether star running back Ameer Abdullah would be full strength for Saturday's game at No. 22 Wisconsin. Abdullah left the Nov. 1 game against Purdue with a sprained and bruised left knee. Pelini said Monday that Abdullah didn't practice during the 11th-ranked Cornhuskers' bye week, though "he worked out on...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Neb's Pelini not sure Abdullah to be full strength

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska coach Bo Pelini isn't as optimistic as he was last week about whether star running back Ameer Abdullah would be full strength for Saturday's game at No. 22 Wisconsin. Abdullah left the Nov. 1 game against Purdue with a sprained and bruised left knee. Pelini said Monday that Abdullah didn't practice during the 11th-ranked Cornhuskers' bye week, though...
Via AP on Fox
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini Expects Ameer Abdullah To Be 100% For Wisconsin Game

Twitter/@Huskers This week’s bye could not have come at a better time for Nebraska. Not only does it give Bo Pelini and his staff an extra week to prepare for an incredibly important game against Wisconsin, but it should also allow star running back Ameer Abdullah to fully recover from the mild sprain that he suffered over the weekend. Pelini is confident that he will have Abdullah...
Via College Spun
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

'Huskers RB Abdullah 'doing great,' expected for Wisconsin game

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Star running back Ameer Abdullah is expected to be at full strength following a knee injury when Nebraska plays at Wisconsin on Nov. 15. Coach Bo Pelini said Tuesday that Abdullah is "doing great" and should be "100 percent" for the game. The No. 15 Cornhuskers are off this week. Abdullah left last Saturday's game against Purdue with a mild sprain and bruise to his...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Injured Nebraska star Ameer Abdullah 'doing great'

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Star running back Ameer Abdullah is expected to be at full strength following a knee injury when Nebraska plays at Wisconsin on Nov. 15. Coach Bo Pelini said Tuesday that Abdullah is ''doing great'' and should be ''100 percent'' for the game. The No. 15 Cornhuskers are off this week. Abdullah left last Saturday's game against Purdue with a mild sprain and bruise...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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