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AMIR RASUL - Football - Florida State Seminoles

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Running Back
Miami, Fla.
high school
Coral Gables


Appeared in 11 games…rushed 10 times for 46 yards and one touchdown, made one catch, totaled 31 yards on three kickoff returns and made two tackles…rushed season-high six times for 28 yards and first career touchdown in 37-19 win vs. Northern Illinois…returned two kickoffs for 16 yards and made one tackle in 28-24 victory at Louisville…rushed twice for 10 yards and had 15-yard kickoff return in 38-17 win vs. Wake Forest…had six-yard rush and one reception at No. 17 Miami…rushed once for two yards in 36-26 win vs. Samford…made one tackle at North Carolina State.


Appeared in 12 games in a reserve role, rushing for 152 yards on 33 carries and gaining 28 yards on four receptions…posted a career-high in attempts and yards as he ran for 61 yards on nine carries in a win over Delaware State on senior day…contributed to a rushing attack that tallied 214 yards in the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl, finishing with 25 yards on seven carries.


Played in seven games, finishing with 46 rushing yards on six carries, all against Charleston Southern…lone kickoff return of 11 yards also came against the Buccaneers…productive special teams player throughout the season…suffered a shoulder injury late in the season that kept him out of the final four games.


Speedy and explosive running back prospect from Miami…rated a four-star prospect by ESPN, Scout and Rivals…rated the number one running back in Florida by Rivals and ESPN…ranked the No. 2 running back in Florida by Scout…played in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Carson, Calif., where he rushed for 68 yards and three touchdowns, two in the third quarter, to lead the East to a 28-13 win over the West…tabbed the nation’s No. 100 overall prospect and 21st-best player in Florida by ESPN…ranked the nation’s No. 7 running back by ESPN and No. 13 by Scout and Rivals…rated No. 7 player in 2016 class in Miami Herald’s Top 50…ran for 1,660 yards and 23 touchdowns across his last two seasons at Coral Gables and Columbus high schools…also added 19 catches for two more scores…has been clocked at 4.51 in the 40-yard dash…also a track star who won the 100-meter dash at the 2013 state championships…top 100-meter dash time is 10.44…chose FSU over Miami, LSU and Alabama among several schools…born on June 10, 1998…majoring in marketing.