Earl Thomas RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: 'Certainly a chance' Earl Thomas is done in Seattle

    Sportsnaut "Earl Thomas says he’s staying away from the Seattle Seahawks until he gets a new long-term deal, and according to one report that could mean he’s done with the team. Former NFL agent turned journalist Joel Corry penned a column looking into whether..." June 14

  • Cowboys “Holding Out Hope” Of Acquiring Earl Thomas?

    Pro Football Rumors "While there has been no recent movement in talks regarding a trade that would send Seahawks safety Earl Thomas to the Cowboys, Dallas has “quietly held out hope” that it may acquire the All-Pro defensive back, according to Clarence Hill of the Star-Telegram. The Cowboys..." June 12

  • Pete Carroll ‘disappointed’ Earl Thomas is holding out, ‘hoping’ he plays for Seattle in 2018

    Sportsnaut "Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll was expecting Earl Thomas to show up for mandatory minicamp, so it’s hardly surprising he’s “disappointed” he isn’t there. Tom Pelissero of NFL Network shared comments made by Carroll on Tuesday ahead of..." June 12

  • Report: Cowboys Not Actively Pursuing Earl Thomas Despite Seahawks Holdout

    12 Up "​Clearly Earl Thomas' master plan isn't working to perfection.  After watching the Seahawks completely reconstruct their roster this offseason, there aren't too many familiar faces left in Seattle. However, the six-time Pro Bowl safety is still in town. Yet,..." June 11

  • Earl Thomas won't attend team activities without new contract

    NFL.com "Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has his answer now. Earl Thomas will not be participating in any team activities. The All-Pro safety addressed his frustrations with his contract situation on his official Twitter account Sunday morning. "I will not be attending the upcoming..." June 10

  • Pete Carroll Expects Earl Thomas to Return to Seahawks for Minicamp

    Bleacher Report "After an offseason of trade rumors, Earl Thomas could be back on the field for the Seattle Seahawks during minicamp next month.  Per Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Thursday he's had conversations with Thomas and expects the..." May 24

  • Seahawks Earl Thomas Skips OTAs, No Talks On Horizon

    Pro Football Rumors "The Seahawks’ OTAs are underway, but safety Earl Thomas is not among those in attendance, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com tweets. Thomas has been pushing for a new deal, but there have been no talks yet and there are none on the horizon either, Pelissero hears.  Thomas is under..." May 21

  • Seahawks have options with Earl Thomas, but teams like Cowboys will be watching

    Sporting News "As the Legion of Boom seemingly goes bust, is Earl Thomas a looming casualty? The question is on the minds of Seahawks fans as they fear the further unraveling of one of the truly elite NFL secondaries of all time. From 2013-15, the trio of Thomas, Kam Chancellor and Richard Sherman..." May 16

  • Pete Carroll not sure if Earl Thomas will show for OTAs

    Sportsnaut "Earl Thomas seems to be making a pretty big statement right now, having missed the first two phases of the Seattle Seahawks’ offseason program. But the All-Pro safety will make an even bigger statement if he misses Phase 3, which includes a mandatory veteran minicamp. Speaking to this on..." May 06

  • Seahawks GM John Schneider says Seattle not ‘actively’ trying to trade Earl Thomas

    Clutch Points "Despite the constant trade speculation swirling around over the past few months, Earl Thomas remains a member of the Seattle Seahawks. A big window for a potential deal passed during the draft, and based on Seattle general manager John Schneider’s recent comments, it doesn’t seem like the Seahawks..." May 04

  • Seahawks GM: My sense is Earl Thomas wants to stay

    NFL.com "The NFL draft came and went with Earl Thomas remaining a Seattle Seahawk. That didn't mean teams didn't sniff around about the All-Pro safety. Seahawks general manager John Schneider said after the draft "a number of clubs" called about Thomas, and NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the..." May 04

  • Cowboys Still Interested In Earl Thomas

    Pro Football Rumors "It appears the Cowboys’ refusal to send a second-round pick to the Seahawks for Earl Thomas did not squash their interest in acquiring the three-time All-Pro safety. The Cowboys remain in the Thomas market, per David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, but it’s unclear how badly the franchise wants..." May 03

  • No sign of Earl Thomas as Seahawks begin Phase 2 of workouts

    Pro Football Talk "It appears Earl Thomas remains a no-show as the Seahawks began Phase 2 workouts Wednesday. The team posted 23 photos of the workouts, and Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times reports that the safety wasn’t represented. Thomas’ continuing absence from the voluntary work isn’t a surprise. The..." May 02

  • The Earl Thomas dream might not be over yet for the Cowboys

    ESPN "The flirtations between the Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks have been going on for the better part of three months. They started at the NFL scouting combine, where the Seahawks approached the Cowboys about a deal for All-Pro safety Earl Thomas and asked for their first-round pick. They..." May 02

  • Report: Seahawks working towards extension with Earl Thomas

    247 Sports "If the Dallas Cowboys thought they were just going to wait until free agency and acquire Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas, a rude awakening is potentially heading their way before the offseason officially ends . The two teams have reportedly been in trade discussions since the NFL Combine..." May 02

  • Cowboys Balked At Trading Second-Rounder For Earl Thomas

    Pro Football Rumors "Earl Thomas appears to be staying put in Seattle, but the Cowboys’ discussions about a deal that would send the All-Pro safety to Dallas hit a snag when the prospect of second-round compensation surfaced. The Cowboys did not want to surrender their 2018 second-round pick for Thomas, Ian..." April 30

  • Report: Cowboys Gave the Seahawks a Lowball Offer for Earl Thomas During the Draft

    12 Up "The Cowboys may not have painted the sky above AT&T Stadium with fireworks during the NFL Draft, but that doesn't mean didn't try. Despite the lack of a definitive earth-shaking move from Dallas, they did have a solid draft, including the selection of wide receiver Michael Gallup in the third..." April 30

  • Cowboys Not Done Pursuing Trade For Seahawks S Earl Thomas

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to David Moore of the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys are not done pursuing a potential trade for Seahawks S Earl Thomas, even though the draft came and went without a deal being completed. “The Cowboys’ attraction to Thomas is real,” Moore writes. “An inability to swing a deal tied..." April 30

  • Seahawks fielded calls about Earl Thomas but didn’t find offer to their liking

    Pro Football Talk "Earl Thomas isn’t going to Dallas or apparently anywhere else. Seahawks General Manager John Schneider admits talking to several teams Friday about a trade for the safety but said nothing was close to happening. Instead, Thomas returns for the final year of his deal, which will pay him an $8.5..." April 28

  • Potential Cowboys Trade For Seahawks S Earl Thomas Considered “Long Shot”

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Seahawks and Cowboys have had some recent trade talks involving S Earl Thomas. Rapoport’s sources have said that a Thomas trade is still considered “a long-shot” but possible. Rapoport adds that trade compensation for Thomas would come during Day 2 of..." April 27

  • Seahawks & Cowboys Have Discussed Earl Thomas Trade Centered Around 2nd-Rd Pick

    NFL Trade Rumors "Dan Graziano of ESPN reports that the sense around the NFL right now is that the Cowboys aren’t done making a push to trade for Seahawks S Earl Thomas. Two sources have told Graziano that trade talks between the Cowboys and Seahawks have centered around Dallas’ second-round pick (No. 50..." April 26

  • Cowboys May Wait Until Next Year To Pursue S Earl Thomas?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jane Slater of NFL Media mentioned on “Good Morning Football” Monday that the Cowboys may opt to wait a year before pursuing Seahawks S Earl Thomas should he be available in free agency. Slater explains that the cost of acquiring Thomas in terms of draft capital and the fact that they would..." April 24

  • 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