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Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah Leaves Game Against Purdue With to Knee Injury

Ameer Abdullah

Ameer Abdullah

Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah left Saturday’s game against Purdue due to a knee injury. Abdullah was injured early in the first half against the Boilermakers and was replaced by Imani Cross and Terrell Newby.

Prior to the knee injury, Abdullah rushed for just one yard on six carries.

According to coach Bo Pelini, Abdullah will not return in the second half.

However, Abdullah’s knee injury is not believed to be serious, and the senior will have two weeks to get ready for the Nov. 15 showdown against Wisconsin.