Michael Thomas RUMORS & NEWS

  • Michael Thomas Posts Heartfelt Message For Drew Brees

    The Spun "Earlier Tuesday afternoon, star quarterback Drew Brees gave New Orleans Saints fans something to cheer for. Brees announced his decision to return to the gridiron for the 2020 NFL season. His decision comes early enough in the off-season for the Saints to plan accordingly. New Orleans..." February 18

  • Saints Michael Thomas wins AP Offensive Player of the Year Award

    SI "New Orleans Saints WR Michael Thomas completed a record-breaking season by winning the AP Offensive Player of the Year award.  Thomas becomes the second wide receiver to ever be distinguished with the honor.  San Francisco 49ers WR Jerry Rice won the award twice in his Hall..." February 01

  • Saints’ Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl referee Bill Vinovich

    Larry Brown Sports "One NFL star isn’t particularly impressed with the league’s choice to officiate Super Bowl LIV. The league announced Wednesday that Bill Vinovich will referee the upcoming Super Bowl, granting him the assignment for the second time in his career. Those in New Orleans will..." January 15

  • Michael Thomas was very happy to see the Vikings struggle against the 49ers

    Yahoo! Sports "The Minnesota Vikings struggled on Saturday afternoon, and Michael Thomas couldn’t have been happier. The New Orleans Saints wide receiver was tweeting up a storm at the end of the Vikings’ 27-10 divisional round loss to the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s..." January 12

  • Wide-Receiver Michael Thomas Misses Saints' Open Practice Thursday With Hand Injury

    12 Up "Michael Thomas reached rarefied air this season by becoming the NFL's all-time single-season receptions leader, finishing Week 16 with 145 catches. But as things stand, the Saints superstar is entering the final weekend of the regular season with his status in some..." December 26

  • ‘You literally can’t guard him’: NFL world reacts to Michael Thomas’ historic feat

    Fox Sports "Can’t guard Mike. Pro Bowl wide receiver Michael Thomas set the NFL record for most catches in a season on Monday (AEDT), surpassing Pro Football Hall of Famer Marvin Harrison’s mark of 143 catches in 2002. Thomas needed 10 receptions against the Tennessee Titans..." December 23

  • Single-season king: Saints' Michael Thomas pulls in 144th catch, breaking Marvin Harrison's record

    Yahoo! Sports "There’s a new single-season receptions king. New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas recorded his 144th catch of the season with 3:06 to play in the fourth quarter against the Tennessee Titans. Thomas caught a short pass on second-and-9 from the Tennessee 14,..." December 22

  • Kenny Vaccaro challenges A.J. Brown to work like Michael Thomas

    A To Z Sports Nashville "Safety Kenny Vaccaro knows what to expect when the Tennessee Titans (8-6) host the New Orleans Saints (11-3) on Sunday. Spending the first five years of his career in NOLA gave the former 15th overall pick an intimate familiarity with quarterback Drew Brees and wide receiver Michael..." December 19

  • Michael Thomas Gifts Entire Saints Locker Room New Jordan 11s!

    TMZ "Michael Thomas may be the best receiver in the game ... but he might very well be the best teammate in the NFL as well ... 'cause the superstar gifted his entire team new Jordan 11s!! The New Orleans Saints WR revealed the dope holiday gifts for his squad on Wednesday ... and..." December 19

  • Michael Thomas ten receptions shy of Marvin Harrison’s single-season record

    Pro Football Talk "On a night when Drew Brees surpassed an Indianapolis Colts legend for the career passing touchdowns title, Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas took another big step toward breaking another record held by a former Colt. With 12 catches against Indianapolis on Monday night,..." December 17

  • Who are the five receivers selected before Saints’ Michael Thomas in the 2016 NFL Draft?

    Clutch Points "New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is playing like the best wideout in the league, but he wasn’t the first wide receiver selected in the 2016 draft. There were five other receivers selected before Thomas in 2016, and they haven’t come close to..." December 17

  • Drew Brees, Michael Thomas chasing Colts' NFL records

    NFL.com "Drew Brees and the Saints are searching for another Super Bowl title. Along that path to glory, there will be a bit of history relived and potentially more made. When Brees, superstar receiver Michael Thomas and the Saints host..." December 14

  • Michael Thomas needs 23 catches in last 3 games to break NFL record

    Pro Football Talk "Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is within striking distance of the NFL record for most catches in a season, and he’d have to end the year with his worst three-game stretch of the season not to break that record. Thomas has 121 catches this season, putting him 23 away from..." December 12

  • Michael Thomas named NFC offensive player of the month

    New Orleans Saints "New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas, who is on pace to set the NFL's single-season reception record, was named the NFC's Offensive Player of the Month for November, the league announced Thursday, Dec. 5. " December 05

  • Michael Thomas ahead of NFL record pace for catches in a season

    Pro Football Talk "In 2002, Colts receiver Marvin Harrison had 100 catches in the first 11 games of the year. No one has matched that since, until yesterday. In the Saints’ 11th game of the season, Michael Thomas caught 10 more passes, putting him at 104 for the season.  " November 25

  • Michael Thomas and the Saints are built to rewrite history

    SB Nation "Michael Thomas is hurtling toward NFL history. He’s carrying the Saints along with him for the ride. The fourth-year wide receiver had his sixth game of the season with 10+ receptions, dusting the Panthers for 10 catches, 101 yards, and a touchdown. His..." November 25

  • Saints’ Sean Payton suggests Michael Thomas could become first receiver to win MVP

    Clutch Points "The NFL regular season continues to wind down with the NFL’s MVP race assumed to be between Lamar Jackson and Russell Wilson. While many believe it will be a quarterback to win the award, New Orleans Saints’ Sean Payton suggests that Michael Thomas could become the first..." November 24

  • Drew Brees: Michael Thomas is the kind of guy you want

    Clutch Points "The New Orleans Saints are cruising through their opponents as they dominated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a one-sided performance. One of the biggest performers during the 34-17 rout was Michael Thomas, and Saints quarterback Drew Brees couldn’t help but praise the..." November 18

  • Multiple Patriots Players Comment On Josh Gordon’s Latest Instagram Post

    NESN "Josh Gordon is gone, but he hardly is forgotten in New England. The embattled receiver, who signed with the Seattle Seahawks last week after his release from the Patriots, too to Instagram on Friday to share a new photo along with an inspirational quote. The post prompted responses from three..." November 09

  • Michael Thomas playing better than ever, despite Drew Brees injury

    Pro Football Talk "Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas led the league in catches and was a first-team All-Pro last year, but it was fair to ask how much of his success was attributable to having a future Hall of Fame quarterback in Drew Brees. Now we know the answer: Thomas has played most of this..." October 24

  • Saints weren’t worried about money changing Michael Thomas

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The bag is secured, and now what? Players around the league pay attention when one of their teammates suddenly becomes much richer. They watch the effort at practice and the care to arrive at team meetings on time, they keep mental notes on whether the guy who just won a big payday is..." October 11

  • Michael Thomas Calls Out Raiders GM Mike Mayock Amid Antonio Brown Drama

    12 Up "The NFL world awoke on Thursday, ready for the season opening kickoff game between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears. That's when mercurial receiver Antonio Brown entered the spotlight once again. News broke of Brown facing a potential team-imposed suspension after getting..." September 05