Donnie Abraham

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Donnie Abraham
No. 21, 29
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1973-10-08) October 8, 1973 (age 43)
Place of birth: Orangeburg, South Carolina
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 192 lb (87 kg)
Career information
High school: Orangeburg (SC) Wilkinson
College: East Tennessee
NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 3 / Pick: 71
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 38
Interception yards: 468
Touchdowns: 3
Tackles: 442
Sacks: 2.0
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Nathaniel Donnell "Donnie" Abraham (born October 8, 1973), is a former American football cornerback. In his career, he played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1996–2001) and the New York Jets (2002–2004). After considering retirement since the 2004 season ended, he finally decided to do so on July 15, 2005.[1] Abraham, who guided Gibbs to its first district title in 2009 but resigned after a 3-7 season in 2010. He was Defensive Backs Coordinator (2011-2012) at Tampa Bay Storm and later (2012) at East Lake High School. In 2013, he was the Head Coach of the Clearwater High School football team and resigned in 2015.[2] He was (2015-2017) the Defensive Coordinator IMG Academy, in Bradenton, Florida.[3] In February 15, 2017, he was named Defensive Assistant Coach for the Illinois Fighting Illini football, joining Head Coach Lovie Smith's coaching team.[4]