The 2020 NFL year saw a total of 67 gamers opt out of the time because of to the COVID-19 pandemic. Even though we noticed a range of these gamers return the next yr, numerous of them did not have a career waiting around for them when they came back. That was the scenario for former Kansas Town Chiefs large receiver De’Anthony Thomas.
Thomas past performed in a video game in the NFL in 2019, splitting time involving the Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens.
NFL insider Adam Schefter has claimed on Sunday that the former Oregon Ducks standout receiver and managing again would like to return to the NFL in the 2022 season. Thomas signed with the BC Lions of the CFL back in February but plans to do the job out at the Oregon pro working day on April 1st.
Thomas is most nicely recognised all-around the NFL for his potential as a gadget player who is excellent as a returner with severe speed. There are quite a few in the NFL planet who appear to be to be thrilled at the strategy of a return to the NFL for the speedster.
He has the velocity to at the very least aid many groups on specific teams. Amazed he is not in the league correct now https://t.co/DDOvI8hCXc
— Troy King (@TKingMode) March 27, 2022
One particular of the finest college players of the previous two a long time. https://t.co/HR9OS3U0ew
— Russell Clay (@RussellJClay) March 27, 2022
Very best of the luck to the Black Momba. Experienced to appear up how previous he is and I shook my head – feels like yesterday he was that teenager turning heads at Crenshaw HS. https://t.co/ldsKLJGel3
— Evan Barnes〽️ (@evan_b) March 27, 2022
— Steve Fifer (@SparkyRadio) March 27, 2022
Carry him back to KC. https://t.co/8mN2tX0WfY
— RIP Terez Paylor 🙏 (@Th3Claude) March 27, 2022
It will be appealing to keep track of how nicely Thomas is equipped to run at the approaching Oregon professional day. If he even now has the electrical velocity that he the moment had, it is certainly plausible that he could be helpful as a returner and in other modest roles on an NFL offense.