Earl Thomas RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks GM John Schneider says Earl Thomas won’t hold out in 2018

    Seattle Times "Seahawks general manager John Schneider didn’t exactly guarantee Earl Thomas will still be a member of the team when the regular season begins in September. But during an interview Thursday night prior to a dinner to raise money for his charity, Ben’s Fund, Schneider said he has been assured..." April 20

  • Report: Cowboys still 'holding out hope' for Earl Thomas trade

    Sportsnaut "Earl Thomas wants to play for the Dallas Cowboys. This is known. According to a report, there is mutual interest in a trade to facilitate that, with the Dez Bryant release being a potential catalyst. When Bryant was released, it freed up $8 million in cap space, which could be utilized to bring..." April 16

  • Will Earl Thomas skip start of Seahawks offseason program?

    247 Sports "The Seattle Seahawks have seen and experienced most everything as an organization under the leadership of general manager John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll but it's their recent experience that likely paves the way for what to expect with safety Earl Thomas, as they begin their offseason..." April 16

  • Seahawks still listening to trade offers for Earl Thomas

    Clutch Points "Throughout the first few weeks of the offseason, the Seattle Seahawks have moved on from a few of their cornerstone defensive players. This has led to All-Pro safety Earl Thomas’ name being continually tossed around in trade rumors. The Seahawks have bounced back and forth in their game plan with..." March 27

  • Earl Thomas states desire to remain in Seattle: 'I want my jersey retired'

    NFL.com "Will he stay or will he go? Even Earl Thomas himself doesn't know the answer. In Ireland this week alongside other NFL stars to take part in NFL UK Live, Thomas told Off The Ball he's just as unsure as the rest of the football world of his future with the Seattle Seahawks. Thomas' name has..." March 24

  • Earl Thomas: 'Nobody knows' if I'll stay with Seahawks

    Seattle Times "While the free agent signing period may be beginning to wane, one of the biggest questions facing the Seahawks this offseason — the future of free safety Earl Thomas — remains unanswered. Confirming as much on Friday was Thomas himself during an appearance on Off The Ball, an Ireland sports..." March 24

  • Report: Multiple teams still interested in Earl Thomas trade

    247 Sports "The safety market in free agency remains on hold and many theories abound on exactly how that came to be. Outside of Tyrann Mathieu who appeared to take a deal well below market value with the Houston Texans and Kurt Coleman switching between NFC South rivals, the market seems to be at a stand..." March 22

  • Seahawks seeking 1st and 3rd-round picks for Earl Thomas; Cowboys interested

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks are in the process of rebuilding their defense, even if they wouldn't use those exact words. Michael Bennet was traded to the Eagles, Richard Richard Sherman was released, it's unclear if Kam Chancellor or Cliff Avril will play again, and Earl Thomas appears to be the next man out the..." March 16

  • Report: Cowboys out on Earl Thomas, Tyrann Mathieu

    247 Sports "Earl Thomas has been the apple of Dallas Cowboys' fans eye ever since he told Jason Garrett that he wanted to play for the team last season. With a gaping hole at safety, the team was expected to take a run arguably the NFL's best safety, and when Tyrann Mathieu hit the free agent market on..." March 15

  • Seahawks Seeking First-Round Pick For Earl Thomas

    Pro Football Rumors "If the Seahawks are to move three-time First Team All-Pro safety Earl Thomas, the team is expected to require a first-round pick in return, the Seattle Times’ Bob Condotta tweets. With all the moves the Seahawks have already made in their secondary — releasing both Richard Sherman and DeShawn..." March 15

  • Seahawks will listen to offers for Earl Thomas

    Clutch Points "The Seattle Seahawks have traded Michael Bennett to the Philadelphia Eagles, and are close to releasing (or trading) Richard Sherman, but the team appears to be far from being done cutting ties with key defensive figures. According to a report by Mike Silver of NFL Media, the Seahawks are keeping..." March 07

  • NFL Rumors: Multiple teams discussing trading for Earl Thomas

    247 Sports "The Seattle Seahawks presumed plan to drum up more interest for All-Pro safety Earl Thomas seems to have worked like a charm. With the team exploring all options to rebuild their defense, Thomas has become one of the prime candidates to be traded due to his tremendous value, large cap hit and last..." March 05

  • Pete Carroll: Earl Thomas wants to take Seahawks contract status to limit. “I admire the heck out of him”

    Tacoma News Tribune "Richard Sherman isn’t the only original member of the Seahawks “Legion of Boom” secondary whose future is in some doubt. Three-time All-Pro free safety Earl Thomas is also entering the final year of his contract. He has already talked of the Seahawks, the only NFL team he’s known, “kicking him..." March 02

  • Report: Seahawks likely to 'dangle' Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas in trade talks

    Sportsnaut "The offseason has featured plenty of chatter about the futures of Seattle Seahawks teammates Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas. Those talks only figure to ramp up in the coming weeks. Tony Pauline of draftanalyst.com noted that “there’s a good chance” that the Seahawks will “dangle” either of the..." February 27

  • Report: Seahawks want to sign Earl Thomas to extension

    Larry Brown Sports "There has been a lot of talk about the Seattle Seahawks potentially dismantling the defense that was once considered the best in football, but that may be a tad premature. Earl Thomas is one member of the original “Legion of Boom” who is entering the final year of his contract, and some wonder..." February 23

  • Earl Thomas doubles down on holdout threat, discusses Cowboys locker-room trip

    Yardbarker "On Friday, Earl Thomas made it clear that he could hold out if he doesn’t get a new long-term deal done with the Seattle Seahawks. On Saturday at practice for the Pro Bowl, the safety doubled down on that, promising he won’t return to Seattle without a new deal while also expressing more..." January 27

  • Earl Thomas Wants To Finish Career With Seahawks, But Implies He Could Hold Out For New Deal

    NFL Trade Rumors "Seahawks Pro Bowl S Earl Thomas told reporters on Thursday that he wants to finish out his career in Seattle, but he doesn’t see himself playing next year if he isn’t signed long term. “I want to finish my career there,” Thomas said, via ESPN.com. “I definitely don’t see myself going out there..." January 26

  • Pete Carroll: Earl Thomas' 'come get me' comment to Cowboys 'unfortunate'

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll called Earl Thomas' "come get me" comment "unfortunate," but otherwise didn't express much concern about what his All-Pro free safety did after the team's win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. Thomas was heading into the Cowboys' locker room to talk with..." December 26

  • Earl Thomas to Dallas Cowboys: 'Come get me'

    NFL.com "Is Earl Thomas eyeing an Emerald City exit? Following Seattle's season-saving victory over the Dallas Cowboys, the Seahawks safety attempted to enter the Cowboys locker room and told Cowboys coach Jason Garrett, "If y'all have the chance, come get me." Thomas clarified the intentions of his..." December 24

  • Earl Thomas contradicts Bobby Wagner on reconciliation

    247 Sports "If Seattle Seahawks stars Bobby Wagner and Earl Thomas have made up, news has not made it back to Thomas as of yet. With Wagner attempting to clear the air on Wednesday during his weekly press conference, the safety seemingly reverted the unpleasantness back to its previous state and directly..." December 20

  • Bobby Wagner responds to Earl Thomas saying he shouldn’t have played hurt vs. Rams

    Tacoma News Tribune "Earl Thomas doesn’t think Bobby Wagner should have played injured in what became the Seahawks’ blowout loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Wagner doesn’t appreciate Thomas’ opinion. Or at least he didn’t in the aftermath of Seattle’s loss that cost it the NFC West title, if not a playoff spot. The..." December 18

  • Earl Thomas returns on Monday night

    Pro Football Talk "With cornerback Richard Sherman done for the year and safety Kam Chancellor reportedly in the same boat, the Seahawks are getting one of the key fixtures in their secondary back on Monday night, after two games missed with a hamstring injury. Safety Earl Thomas has exited the injury report in..." November 19

  • Thomas reflects on depleted Seahawks secondary: 'We are getting thin'

    Seattle Times "Seattle free safety Earl Thomas is recovered from his hamstring injury just in time to do something he hasn’t since 2010 — play a game without Richard Sherman with him in the backfield. Thomas also seems resigned to playing without strong safety Kam Chancellor. While the team has yet to say..." November 19

  • Earl Thomas (hamstring) out vs. Cards

    NFL.com "The Detroit Lions have more injury issues on the offensive line. Guard T.J. Lang is in concussion protocol, coach Jim Caldwell told reporters on Thursday. Lang's concussion symptoms developed during Wednesday's practice stemming from Monday's victory in Green Bay. The concussion didn't..." November 09

  • Seahawks' Thomas doubtful for Thursday vs. Cardinals

    Fanrag Sports "The Seattle Seahawks may be without their hard-hitting safety in the defensive backfield for the second straight week. Head coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Wednesday that Earl Thomas is doubtful when the team travels to take on the Arizona Cardinals for Thursday Night Football. Thomas was..." November 08

  • Earl Thomas ruled out against Redskins

    Fanrag Sports "The Seattle Seahawks announced on Friday that the franchise has ruled out safety Earl Thomas for Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins due to a lingering hamstring injury. It’s a tough pill to swallow for the Seahawks, who were fortunate enough to come away with a win despite giving up..." November 03