The Insider: Phillip Thomas


Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 03/27/2014

If healthy, Phillip Thomas and Chris Thompson could help Redskins

Because of injuries that robbed them of most or all of their rookie seasons, both running back Chris Thompson and safety Phillip Thomas remain mysteries.

By Mike Jones  |  02:59 PM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Thompson, Phillip Thomas, Running backs, Safeties

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 03/26/2014

Highlights from breakfast with Redskins Coach Jay Gruden

Taking questions for an hour, the first-year head coach discussed a wide range of topics from the QB to his staff and everything in between.

By Mike Jones  |  10:00 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Kotwica, Brian Baker, Brian Orakpo, Chris Foerster, Chris Thompson, Jay Gruden, josh leribeus, Kirk Cousins, Kirk Olivadotti, Kory Lichtensteiger, news conferences, Offensive line, owners meetings, Phillip Thomas, Robert Griffin III, Shawn Lauvao, video

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014

Redskins mailbag: Roster needs, draft evaluations, injury updates and more

The NFL Scouting Combine concludes today, and from here, Redskins officials will continue to plan for their offseason moves with free agency approaching in a couple of weeks, and college Pro Days on the upcoming schedule as well.

By Mike Jones  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Chase Minnifield, Mailbag, NFL Combine, Phillip Thomas, Richard Crawford

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Phillip Thomas off crutches, encouraged by progress

Rookie safety Phillip Thomas is now walking without the assistance of crutches and has graduated to a protective boot after having surgery to repair a Lisfranc tear earlier this season.

By Mike Jones  |  11:31 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Phillip Thomas, Safeties

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Redskins place Thomas, Robinson on IR; announce initial roster cuts

The Washington Redskins officially placed rookie safety Phillip Thomas and second-year linebacker Keenan Robinson on Injured Reserve after each had season-ending surgeries in the preseason. They also announced other roster moves.

By Mike Jones  |  04:31 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Keenan Robinson, Phillip Thomas, Roster

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Bacarri Rambo working to lift Phillip Thomas's spirits

Of Phillip Thomas, rookie safety Bacarri Rambo says: ""He was kind of down, but he knows he's going to make it through it."

By Mike Jones  |  01:12 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Injuries, Phillip Thomas, Rookies, Safeties

Posted at 06:56 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Phillip Thomas will miss his entire rookie season

Redskins rookie safety out 4-5 months after being diagnosed with Lisfranc injury in his left foot.

By Mark Maske  |  06:56 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Phillip Thomas, preseason, Rookies, Safeties, Training camp

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 08/10/2013

Phillip Thomas doesn't have a broken foot, X-rays show, and is day-to-day

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said the rookie safety will be monitored on a day-to-day basis.

By Mike Jones  |  04:40 PM ET, 08/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, injury updates, Phillip Thomas, preseason, Training camp

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Phillip Thomas says he's catching on to Redskins' defense

Rookie safety is catching up after falling behind when he missed a week of offseason practices.

By Mark Maske  |  01:06 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Phillip Thomas, Rookies, Safeties, Training camp

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Raheem Morris on the difference between Thomas and Rambo

Defensive backs coach Raheem Morris says Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo rank among the most advanced rookies that he has ever coached.

By Mike Jones  |  10:17 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, minicamp, Phillip Thomas, Rookies, Safeties, Secondary

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 05/03/2013

What lies ahead for rookie safeties Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo?

If they expect to play this season, rookies Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo have a lot of studying to do, former Redskins safety Matt Bowen says.

By Mike Jones  |  10:32 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Phillip Thomas, Safeties