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Joey Thomas | Defensive Back

Team: Oakland Raiders
Age / DOB:  (37) / 9/29/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 190
College: Montana State
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 3 (70) / GB

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Raiders signed CB Joey Thomas, formerly of the Dolphins.
Thomas, 29, has bounced around since being drafted in the third round by the Mike Sherman regime in Green Bay. He's a practice body for minicamps. Sun, May 2, 2010 08:32:00 PM

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Dolphins released CB Joey Thomas.

Thomas was in a direct competition with former first-round pick Jason Allen for the final cornerback spot. Allen will likely be limited to special teams duty now that he's made the team.
Fri, Sep 4, 2009 08:09:00 PM

Dolphins re-signed CB Joey Thomas.

Miamia's staff knows Thomas well from preseason and their days together in Dallas. He'll play special teams and possibly move into dime packages.
Fri, Oct 24, 2008 02:28:00 PM

Dolphins signed CB Joey Thomas.

Thomas, who was drafted in the third round in 2004, hasn't played in the league since 2005. He was in camp with the Cowboys last year, but was one of the final cuts.
Thu, Feb 7, 2008 12:56:00 PM

Saints released CB Joey Thomas.

The former sparring partner of Ahmad Carroll will probably get one more chance elsewhere.
Tue, Aug 29, 2006 11:17:00 AM

Saints claimed former Packers CB Joey Thomas off waivers.

New Orleans was one of five teams to attempt claiming the former third-rounder. San Francisco didn't get him because they won last Sunday. He could eventually make a difference in an underrated Saints secondary.
Thu, Nov 3, 2005 10:30:00 PM

Cornerback Joey Thomas was released by Green Bay today.

Thomas a third round pick in 2004 out of Montana State was upset about being benched this weekend after being burned on a play against the Bengals. He will likely be added by another team quickly.
Wed, Nov 2, 2005 03:39:00 PM

Packers declared CB Joey Thomas, G Grey Ruegeamer, TE Bubba Franks, QB Craig Nall, and C Chris White inactive for week three.

No major surprises. Ahmad Carroll will start for Thomas at cornerback. The Packers defense could be in trouble.
Sun, Sep 25, 2005 12:22:00 PM

Joey Thomas (headaches) missed practice Friday and remains probable for week three.

Thomas suffered a head injury while tackling Reuben Droughns. ''I've got to get my head cleared,'' Thomas said. ''I get headaches. It's feeling real drowsy, real sleepy. Not being able to focus all the time. It's almost like you've been drinking but you haven't been drinking.''
Sat, Sep 24, 2005 08:35:00 AM

CB Joey Thomas (concussion) sat out practice yesterday and the Packers are unsure when he'll return.

''Hopefully, tomorrow I won't have any symptoms and I'll be able to practice,'' Thomas said. ''All I can do is take Ibuprofen and stuff and kind of let things run its course. God willing, I'll play and be straight. It's not something you want to mess around with. Not at all.''
Thu, Sep 22, 2005 10:11:00 AM

One week after taking over for CB Ahmad Carroll as a starter, CB Joey Thomas may be in danger of giving the job back.

Thomas gave up the 80-yard touchdown to WR Braylon Edwards. “Our corner is a fast corner and that should not have been a problem,” coach Mike Sherman said. “That was revealing.”
Tue, Sep 20, 2005 09:14:00 AM

Nothing official has been announced, but CB Joey Thomas is now likely Green Bay's starter with CB Ahmad Carroll being benched.

''It don't matter who starts, it matters who finishes,'' Carroll said. Spoken like someone who isn't starting.
Tue, Sep 13, 2005 09:24:00 AM

Packers cornerback Joey Thomas, a possible starter, hasn't practiced since August 1st because of an injured hip.

Like it or not, the Packers will probably have to go with last year's first-round pick Ahmad Carroll as a starter.
Fri, Aug 19, 2005 11:49:00 AM

At this point, cornerback Joey Thomas is the favorite to start at cornerback over Ahmad Carroll.

Carroll, last year's first round pick, has endured a poor offseason. Green Bay's secondary looks shaky at best.
Fri, Jun 10, 2005 09:52:00 AM

The Packers could move cornerback Joey Thomas to safety.

The team really has no one to play the position well right now. Thomas would be small for a safety, but is rangy and could be a ball hawk.
Wed, Mar 16, 2005 11:23:00 AM

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