Player Bio

Husain Abdullah
DB #39
Height:
6-0
Weight:
204
Age:
29
College:
Washington State
Hometown:
Los Angeles, CA
Experience:
6

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
32
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 221 176 45 2.5 0 21 6 120 -- 44 2 0 1
2014 KC 7 7 32 27 5 0.0 0 4 1 39 39 39 1 0 --
2013 KC 16 2 27 22 5 0.5 0 4 1 44 44 44 1 0 1
2011 MIN 9 9 49 44 5 1.0 -- 5 1 32 32 32 0 0 --
2010 MIN 15 15 75 54 21 0.0 -- 7 3 5 1.7 5 0 0 --
2009 MIN 14 0 18 15 3 1.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2008 MIN 16 0 20 14 6 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 TEN L 10-26 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 @DEN L 17-24 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @MIA W 34-15 5 5 0 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 NE W 41-14 8 8 0 -- 0 3 1 39 39 39 1 0 --
5 @SF L 17-22 8 5 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @SD W 23-20 6 5 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 STL W 34-7 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

How acquired:
Resigned with Kansas City as an Unrestricted Free Agent (3/12/14) ... Signed with Kansas City (2/18/13) ... Declared Free Agent (3/13/12) ... Re-signed with Minnesota (7/31/11) ... Signed with Minnesota as an undrafted free agent (5/2/08).

NFL Career Highlights:

  • Sixth-year safety played in 16 games (two starts) in his first season with the Chiefs in 2013 and started an AFC Wild Card Game at Indianapolis.
  • Played mostly special teams in his career until capturing a starting role in 2010 with the Minnesota Vikings.
  • Has recorded 139 tackles (108 solo), 2.5 sacks (25.5 yards), five interceptions, including one returned for a 44-yard touchdown, 17 pass breakups, four QB pressures and 49 specials teams tackles in five NFL seasons (2008-11, 2013) ... Has played in four postseason contests, recording seven tackles, two INTs and two passes defensed.
  • Was one of six players named a team captain for the 2013 postseason in a vote by teammates, identifying him as a key special teams contributor.
  • Recorded six solo tackles, two interceptions and two passes defensed in Kansas City’s AFC Wild Card Game at Indianapolis (1/4/14). His two interceptions tied a franchise single-game record for postseason contests, becoming the sixth player in team history to accomplish the feat.
  • A practicing Muslim, Abdullah sat out of football in the 2012 season to make a pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
  • Originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Minnesota Vikings in 2008.

College:

Named Honorable Mention All-Pac 10 as a senior after recording team highs with 93 tackles and four interceptions ... Named team defensive MVP after his senior campaign ... Finished career with 10 interceptions, placing him 11th in school history ... Started 33 consecutive games to finish his career ... Earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology at Washington State.

Personal:

  • Standout in football, basketball and golf at Pomona High School in Pomona, Calif., earning three letters in golf and two years in basketball.
  • Named to second team All-CIF as a senior, CIF Div. 9 Defensive Player of the Year, All-CIF All-Division second team.
  • Older brother, Hamza, played safety for the Arizona Cardinals (2009-11), Cleveland Browns (2008) Denver Broncos (2005-08).
  • Younger brother, Esa Johnwell, played wide receiver at Washington State.
  • Hosted a free youth football camp with his brother, Hazma, during the 2011 offseason in Pomona, Calif.
  • Married; wife, Zhavon, with a son, Jalaal, and a daughter, Kameela.

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How acquired:
Resigned with Kansas City as an Unrestricted Free Agent (3/12/14) ... Signed with Kansas City (2/18/13) ... Declared Free Agent (3/13/12) ... Re-signed with Minnesota (7/31/11) ... Signed with Minnesota as an undrafted free agent (5/2/08).

NFL Career Highlights:

  • Sixth-year safety played in 16 games (two starts) in his first season with the Chiefs in 2013 and started an AFC Wild Card Game at Indianapolis.
  • Played mostly special teams in his career until capturing a starting role in 2010 with the Minnesota Vikings.
  • Has recorded 139 tackles (108 solo), 2.5 sacks (25.5 yards), five interceptions, including one returned for a 44-yard touchdown, 17 pass breakups, four QB pressures and 49 specials teams tackles in five NFL seasons (2008-11, 2013) ... Has played in four postseason contests, recording seven tackles, two INTs and two passes defensed.
  • Was one of six players named a team captain for the 2013 postseason in a vote by teammates, identifying him as a key special teams contributor.
  • Recorded six solo tackles, two interceptions and two passes defensed in Kansas City’s AFC Wild Card Game at Indianapolis (1/4/14). His two interceptions tied a franchise single-game record for postseason contests, becoming the sixth player in team history to accomplish the feat.
  • A practicing Muslim, Abdullah sat out of football in the 2012 season to make a pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
  • Originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Minnesota Vikings in 2008.

College:

Named Honorable Mention All-Pac 10 as a senior after recording team highs with 93 tackles and four interceptions ... Named team defensive MVP after his senior campaign ... Finished career with 10 interceptions, placing him 11th in school history ... Started 33 consecutive games to finish his career ... Earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology at Washington State.

Personal:

  • Standout in football, basketball and golf at Pomona High School in Pomona, Calif., earning three letters in golf and two years in basketball.
  • Named to second team All-CIF as a senior, CIF Div. 9 Defensive Player of the Year, All-CIF All-Division second team.
  • Older brother, Hamza, played safety for the Arizona Cardinals (2009-11), Cleveland Browns (2008) Denver Broncos (2005-08).
  • Younger brother, Esa Johnwell, played wide receiver at Washington State.
  • Hosted a free youth football camp with his brother, Hazma, during the 2011 offseason in Pomona, Calif.
  • Married; wife, Zhavon, with a son, Jalaal, and a daughter, Kameela.

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