Lions running back Ameer Abdullah had shoulder surgery

Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah had shoulder surgery in January and is likely out until training camp. He had a torn labrum repaired. Abdullah is the projected starter. He led the Lions with 597 yards last season after being drafted in the second round out of Nebraska. He had 1,077 kick return yards and caught 25 passes. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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