But there was nothing rusty about his performance on Sunday; in fact, it may have been the finest outing of his five year professional career. Abdullah quashed any remaining hopes Oakland had by returning an interception 44 yards for the camelback-breaking touchdown in the Chiefs 24-7 victory.
He also posted three tackles (2 solo), one QB hit, defensed a pass, and assisted on a sack. The Chiefs remain undefeated with a 6-0 record.
Here's how the NFL Cougs performed in week six:
Husain Abdullah, CB, Kansas City, 5th season: See above.
Jed Collins, FB, New Orleans, 5th season: Carried the ball once for a one yard gain and caught a pass for another 3 yards in the Saints' 30-27 loss to New England.
Brandon Gibson, WR, Miami, 5th season: Did not play; bye week.
Chris Ivory, RB, New York Jets, 4th season: Ran the ball four times for 16 yards in the Jets' 19-6 loss to Pittsburgh.
Rian Lindell, K, Tampa Bay, 14th season: The Vancouver native was perfect on two extra points and a pair of field goal attempts (long of 38 yards) in the Bucs' 30-21 loss to Philadelphia.
Travis Long, LB, Philadelphia, 1st year: Did not play; assigned to the Eagles' practice squad.
Ropati Pitoitua, DE, Tennessee, 5th season: The Tacoma native recorded a sack for the third consecutive week and posted three tackles in the Titans 20-13 loss to Seattle.
Jeff Tuel, QB, Buffalo, Rookie: No recorded stats from the Bills' 27-24 overtime loss to Cincinnati.
Marquess Wilson, WR, Chicago, Rookie: Active for the second consecutive week, but no recorded stats from the Bears' 27-21 win against the Giants on Thursday.
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