Ahmad Bradshaw (born March 19, 1986) is an American football running back for the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was drafted in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft by the New York Giants. He played college football at Marshall.
Bradshaw was born in Bluefield, Virginia to Diana Davis and James Bradshaw, and played high school football at Graham High School. He was ranked as the #7 player in Virginia and the #28 running back prospect in the country by Rivals.com. He rushed for 2,282 yards and 27 touchdowns as a junior and 2,557 rushing yards and 31 touchdowns as a senior, totaling 5,265 yards and 92 touchdowns while averaging nearly ten yards a carry for his high school career.
Bradshaw originally signed a letter of intent to Virginia and arrived in Charlottesville for football practice, but was kicked off the team by Al Groh before his first season started, after being arrested for underage drinking and running from police. He then enrolled at Marshall University.