Earl Thomas RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks safety Earl Thomas explains why he thought his broken leg was career-ending

    Fox Sports "The Seattle Seahawks were forced to finish last season and go through the playoffs without Earl Thomas after the three-time All-Pro safety suffered a broken left leg in Week 13. His presence in the middle of the field was sorely missed as the Seahawks took a huge step backward. To make matters..." June 13

  • Seahawks believe Earl Thomas will be ready for training camp

    Fanrag Sports "Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas suffered a devastating leg injury last season, a setback that almost ended his NFL playing career. However, Thomas has continued to recover from the broken leg, and the Seahawks now believe the veteran defensive back will be ready for this summer’s training..." June 04

  • Earl Thomas blames his injury for Seahawks’ late-season struggles

    Larry Brown Sports "The Seattle Seahawks went 2-2 in their final four regular season games of 2016 before falling in the divisional round of the NFC playoffs. According to safety Earl Thomas, they’d have gone a lot further with him on the field. Thomas suffered a broken leg late last season and missed out on the..." April 05

  • Pete Carroll: Earl Thomas ‘way ahead of schedule’

    Sportsnaut "A broken leg ended the 2016 season early for Earl Thomas. But according to coach Pete Carroll, the Seattle Seahawks star’s recovery is going better than expected. That is certainly welcome news for the Seahawks. The 2017 offseason has not been especially kind to Seattle, especially the famed..." March 15

  • Earl Thomas commits to playing in 2017

    Sportsnaut "The end of the 2016 season was a bit worrisome for the Seattle Seahawks. The team’s normally vaunted defense looked quite normal after Earl Thomas suffered a season-ending injury. Making matters worse, Thomas had left some doubt on whether he plans on coming back. Those fears can now be put to..." March 03

  • Pete Carroll: Earl Thomas “doing very well”

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks closed out the 2016 season without the services of safety Earl Thomas as a result of a broken leg he suffered in Week 13 and it briefly looked like they would be spending even more time without Thomas in their secondary. Thomas said he was thinking about retiring in the immediate..." March 02

  • Seahawks expect Earl Thomas to be ready for 2017 season

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks missed All-Pro safety Earl Thomas through the final quarter of the regular season and the playoffs. Their defense simply wasn’t the same after the defensive back suffered a broken tibia back in Week 13. In fact, this unit yielded a 100-plus quarterback rating in the six games..." January 17

  • Tom Brady: I love Earl Thomas

    ESPN "As the New England Patriots were closing out their 34-16 victory against Houston on Saturday night in the divisional round of the AFC playoffs, Seattle safety Earl Thomas tweeted his frustration. Brady said Monday morning that he heard about Thomas' tweet, and he deflected it with laughter when..." January 16

  • Earl Thomas complains Patriots' path to Super Bowl too easy

    Pro Football Talk "On the same day that the Seahawks exited the playoffs by losing in Atlanta, the Patriots advanced to their sixth straight AFC title game. Seahawks safety Earl Thomas noticed it, and he doesn’t like it. The Pro Bowler who broke his leg during a Sunday night win over the Panthers in early..." January 15

  • A story of Earl Thomas, a fur hat and a group of die-hard Russian Seahawks fans

    Seattle Times "You might’ve noticed Earl Thomas on the sidelines during the Seahawks’ 26-6 win over the Lions on Saturday. You might’ve also noticed how stylish he looked, wearing shades and a fur hat. Take a closer look, and you’ll notice the hat has Thomas’ No. 29 engraved on the front, with Russian..." January 09

  • Earl Thomas guarantees Seahawks would have had a first-round bye if he had been healthy

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks have looked like a different team without All-Pro safety patrolling the secondary. But just how different would things have been had Earl Thomas been healthy down the stretch? Well, Thomas himself offered his thoughts on the matter Monday, responding to that question on Twitter,..." January 03