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Lawrence Thomas: Let go by Jets
Thomas was waived by the Jets on Saturday.
If Thomas clears waivers the Jets will likely add the 6-foot-3, 286-pound fullback to their practice squad. The 2016 undrafted free agent played in 17 games with Gang Green in 2016-17, predominantly seeing usage as a blocker.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Full participant Thursday
Thomas (concussion) was a full participant in practice Thursday.
Thomas was limited in practice Wednesday but now appears to be cleared from concussion protocol. Barring any major setbacks, expect the fullback to take the field Sunday against the Buccaneers.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Misses practice, ruled out for Thursday's contest
Thomas (concussion) did not practice Monday and has been ruled out for Thursday's game against Buffalo, Andy Vasquez of The Bergen Record reports.
Had the Jets not been on a short week, there's a small chance Thomas would have been benefited from the extra time and been available for a Sunday contest. With Thomas out, the Jets will lean more heavily on the shoulders of Leonard Williams and Kony Ealy in Week 9 action.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Promoted to active roster
Thomas was promoted to the Jets' active roster Saturday, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports.
Lawrence landed on the team's practice squad after failing to make it through final cuts. However, the team appears to be looking to add depth on the defensive line, so Thomas will get an opportunity to fill the role.... See More ... See Less
Lawrence Thomas: Released by Jets
The Jets opted to let Thomas go Saturday, Rich Cimini of ESPN reports.
Thomas was competing for an opportunity to provide depth on the defensive line, but ultimately lost out. He figures to be a strong candidate to end up on the team's practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Placed on IR
Thomas (shoulder) was placed on injured reserve, the team announced Thursday.
Just a day after head coach Todd Bowles originally said that Thomas would miss "at least a couple weeks" with a torn labrum, Thomas was placed on injured reserve, so the timetable for his return is still up in the air. Sheldon Richardson and Jarvis Jenkins will likely see an increase in snaps with Thomas out. Jeremy Ross was signed Thursday to the team's open roster spot.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Out with shoulder injury
Thomas (shoulder) suffered a torn labrum and will miss "at least a couple weeks" according to coach Todd Bowles, NJ.com reports.
Thomas suffered the injury on Sunday against the Chiefs. Sheldon Richardson and Jarvis Jenkins will likely see an uptick in snaps during his absence.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Undergoes MRI on Monday
Thomas (shoulder) underwent an MRI on Monday, Ralph Vacchiano of SNY.tv reports.
Look for a timetable for the injury to be released later in the week as the specifics of the injury are still unknown. The rookie is playing behind veteran Muhammad Wilkerson, giving him limited chances to take the field regardless of his health status.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Lawrence Thomas: Questionable to return to action
Thomas (shoulder) is questionable to return to Sunday's action, Seth Walder of the New York Daily News reports.
Little is known regarding the severity of Thomas' injury, but his status for Week 4 will likely become clearer as next week progresses.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-3, 286 lbs|
|Birthplace: Detroit, MI, USA|
|School: Michigan State|