Joe Thomas RUMORS & NEWS

  • Is it finally time for the Browns to trade Joe Thomas?

    Pro Football Talk "With the Browns at 0-5 and the trade deadline 17 days away, it’s time to fire up the Annual Joe Thomas Trade Rumors. “I’m surprised it hasn’t started already,” Thomas said during a visit last month to PFT Live. “I’m sure you’ve been stirring the pot a little bit. No, I look forward to that..." October 14

  • Joe Thomas on Myles Garrett: 'I've never seen a player that plays like he does'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Joe Thomas has faced the best pass-rushers in the NFL for the past 11 years and watched dozens more growing up as a fan, and he's never seen a physical freak the likes of Myles Garrett. "Since I've been watching the NFL in the '90s, I've never seen a player that plays like he does," Thomas said..." October 13

  • No tanks: Joe Thomas warns against losing for QB

    NFL.com "Sunday's much-mockable meeting between the New York Jets and the Cleveland Browns brings together two forlorn franchises, both of whom are expected to be in contention for the top pick in the 2018 draft, for a game dubbed by five-year-olds as "The Toilet Bowl." (That the Jets are .500 won't taint..." October 07

  • Joe Thomas hopes he’s still a Brown when the Browns become competitive

    Pro Football Talk "Browns left tackle Joe Thomas has made it through 10 years of futility in Cleveland. Thomas hopes he’s still there when the payoff comes. “Well, there’s definitely a concern there,” Thomas said on PFT Live regarding the possibility of the team breaking through once he’s no longer on it...." September 20

  • Joe Thomas has some simple advice for Ezekiel Elliott: Learn how to lose

    CBS Sports "Including the playoffs, Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has lost just five times in 19 NFL games. So perhaps the unfamiliarity with losing played some part in his inexplicable decision to stand idly by as Broncos cornerback Chris Harris returned an interception just yards in front of..." September 20

  • Joe Thomas humbled by response as he records consecutive snap No. 10,000 for Browns

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Joe Thomas may not have wanted the spotlight on him when he played his 10,000th consecutive snap on Sunday, but when LeBron James tweets at you about the accomplishment, it's hard to hide. "Certainly it's very humbling when you see people who are sort of idols of yours, a guy like LeBron, just..." September 18

  • Joe Thomas surpasses 10,000 consecutive snaps

    NFL.com "Joe Thomas has passed a milestone we might never see reached again. The Browns left tackle and future Hall of Famer played his 10,000th consecutive snap Sunday in Baltimore, the team announced. The milestone came on the first play of Cleveland's second possession, a 9-yard carry by Isaiah..." September 17

  • Joe Thomas about to hit 10,000 consecutive snaps

    Pro Football Talk "Joe Thomas long ago earned the title of NFL Iron Man. He has never missed a game since the Browns made him the third overall pick in 2007. In fact, the left tackle has never missed a play in starting all 161 games. He has played 9,996 consecutive snaps, believed to be the longest such streak..." September 13

  • Joe Thomas: I proved I don’t know anything about QBs

    Pro Football Talk "Left tackle Joe Thomas has blocked for a lot of quarterbacks during his time with the Browns, but that hasn’t necessarily given him any great insight into picking one to start for the team. That was the case this summer. Thomas said last week that it looked to him like Brock Osweiler would be..." August 24

  • Browns' Thomas expects Osweiler to be named Week 1 starter

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns' voice of reason Joe Thomas may have just ended the quarterback competition a little early: he believes it will be Brock Osweiler Sept. 10 against the Steelers. "I think they're grooming Brock to be the starter week one,'' Thomas said during his podium interview Wednesday. "I don't..." August 16

  • All-Pro LT Joe Thomas not ruling out retirement after 2017

    ESPN "Coach Joe: At his age, and stature as a 10-time Pro Bowler who has never missed a snap, much less a game, in 10 NFL seasons, Joe Thomas, 32, doesn’t practice much in training camp. But when the left tackle doesn’t practice, he usually is working on what may very well be the next phase of his..." July 31

  • Browns Joe Thomas on his memory loss: 'I'm not worried about it right now'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns 10-time Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas acknowledged Wednesday that a concussion study released Tuesday captured his attention. In an interview with the New York Times, Boston University researcher Dr. Ann McKee revealed that 110 of 111 NFL players who donated their brains to research..." July 26

  • Browns first-round pick had most embarrassing introduction to lineman Joe Thomas

    USA Today "The Browns’ 29th draft pick, David Njoku, learned who his teammate Joe Thomas is on Thursday night in an incredibly embarrassing way. It happened at the rookie dinner that Thomas was honored to be invited to. Thomas is a 32-year-old lineman and 10-time Pro Bowler, but 20-year-old rookie..." May 11

  • Broncos reportedly were interested trading for Christian McCaffrey, Joe Thomas

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Broncos reportedly showed interest in a couple of players on draft day. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Broncos were interested in trading up for Christian McCaffrey, and they inquired about Joe Thomas. Unable to move up to select McCaffrey, who went No. 8 overall to the..." April 28

  • Browns’ Joe Thomas: ‘I’m already seeing memory loss’

    ESPN "Cleveland Browns Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas is experiencing memory loss, he said in an interview released Wednesday. Thomas could not say, though, whether playing in the NFL has caused the problem. "I definitely expect memory loss," Thomas said on "In Depth With Graham Bensinger." "I'm..." April 26

  • Joe Thomas criticizes ‘flawed system’ in light of Jabrill Peppers failing combine urine test

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Joe Thomas, like the rest of us, saw the news Monday that Jabrill Peppers failed his urine test at the combine because of a dilute sample. However, his reaction to the news was a bit different than the average Joe. In truth, there is a lot of sensibility to..." April 24