Isa Abdul-Quddus

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Isa Abdul-Quddus
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Abdul-Quddus with the Detroit Lions in 2014
No. 20, 42, 24
Position:Free safety
Personal information
Born: (1989-08-03) August 3, 1989 (age 29)
Elizabeth, New Jersey
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:196 lb (89 kg)
Career information
High school:Union (NJ)
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Passes defended:22
Forced fumbles:4
Player stats at

Isa Abdul-Quddus (born August 3, 1989) is a former American football safety. He was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2011 and has also played for the Detroit Lions and Miami Dolphins. He played college football for Fordham University.

Professional career[edit]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

Abdul-Quddus was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted rookie free agent following the 2011 NFL Draft. On January 7, 2014, Abdul-Quddus was released by the Saints.

Detroit Lions[edit]

Abdul-Quddus was claimed off waivers by the Detroit Lions on February 3, 2014.[1] On March 10, 2015, the Lions re-signed Abdul-Quddus to a one-year contract.[2]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On March 9, 2016, the Miami Dolphins signed Abdul-Quddus to a three-year contract totaling $12.75 million.[3] He started 15 games in his first season with the Dolphins. He recorded a career-high 78 tackles along with five passes defended, two interceptions, and one sack. He was placed on injured reserve on December 28, 2016 after suffering a neck injury in Week 16 against the Buffalo Bills.[4]

On March 9, 2017, Abdul-Quddus was released by the Dolphins.[5]


  1. ^ Twentyman, Tim (February 4, 2014). "Lions claim safety Isa Abdul-Quddus off waivers". Detroit Lions. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  2. ^ Twentyman, Tim (March 11, 2015). "Lions re-sign safety Isa-Abdul Quddus". Detroit Lions. Retrieved March 11, 2015.
  3. ^ Beasley, Adam H. (March 10, 2016). "Miami Dolphins sign safety Isa Abdul-Quddus". Miami Herald. Retrieved March 11, 2016.
  4. ^ Patra, Kevin (December 28, 2016). "Dolphins place starting safety Abdul-Quddus on IR".
  5. ^ Nogle, Kevin (March 9, 2017). "Dolphins to waive Isa Abdul-Quddus".

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