The first wide receiver drafted in the 2016 draft got his first catch yesterday (1 Viewer)

Saint Kamara

Formerly SaintSproles and SaintReggie
Joined
Dec 14, 2006
Messages
37,096
Reaction score
47,201
Age
56
Location
Austin, TX
Offline
It is a tough transition to the NFL for wide receivers and rarely do they fare well or even contribute to any significant degree in their inaugural season.

What Thomas is doing is special.
 

St.Fury

Staff member
Administrator
VIP Subscribing Member
Joined
Mar 15, 2004
Messages
22,904
Reaction score
25,537
Age
39
Location
Houma, La.
Online
It is a tough transition to the NFL for wide receivers and rarely do they fare well or even contribute to any significant degree in their inaugural season.

What Thomas is doing is special.
His work ethic, combined with Drew throwing to him are a perfect storm.
 

TribuneUK

ALL-MADDEN TEAM
Joined
Apr 25, 2004
Messages
4,896
Reaction score
7,284
Online
Corey Coleman was the first WR drafted, 15th overall:

In his first regular season game on September 11, 2016, Coleman recorded two receptions for 69 yards. In Week 2 against the Baltimore Ravens, Coleman made five receptions for 104 receiving yards and two touchdowns. Coleman broke his hand during practice on September 21, and was ruled out 4-6 weeks.

So as much as I like the praise of Thomas, I don't think your supporting information is quite right.
 

CajunSaint

Hall of Famer
Gold VIP Contributor
Joined
Aug 19, 2001
Messages
7,381
Reaction score
7,821
Location
Metry...Missing Lafayette.
Offline
Corey Coleman was the first WR drafted, 15th overall:

In his first regular season game on September 11, 2016, Coleman recorded two receptions for 69 yards. In Week 2 against the Baltimore Ravens, Coleman made five receptions for 104 receiving yards and two touchdowns. Coleman broke his hand during practice on September 21, and was ruled out 4-6 weeks.

So as much as I like the praise of Thomas, I don't think your supporting information is quite right.

In fact, he was the 4th WR drafted.
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)



Headlines

Top Bottom