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  • Fri., Apr. 25, 2014 11:00AM - 12:30PM EDT Colts In Motion - Plainfield Elementary Schools Walkathon

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 10:00AM EDT Colts In Motion - Indy Mutt Strut

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sun., Apr. 27, 2014 10:00AM - 5:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - WTHR Health & Fitness Expo

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Wed., Apr. 30, 2014 7:00PM - 8:30PM EDT Colts In Motion - Lakeview Ironman Tailgate Party

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sat., May. 03, 2014 2:00PM - 4:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Orchard in Bloom

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sun., May. 04, 2014 1:00PM - 3:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Indiana Deaf School PTCO Day

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Fri., May. 09, 2014 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT Official Draft Party On Friday, May 9, fans can attend the team’s Official Drafty Day Party, sponsored in part by Bud Light and 1070 The Fan, to catch coverage of the draft at Colts Grille from 6-9 p.m.
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 10:00AM - 2:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Chase 500 Festival Kids' Day

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Mon., May. 26, 2014 10:00AM - 12:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Stayin' Alive Family Fun Day

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Fri., Jun. 13, 2014 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Cool Creek Concert Series

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

Players

Donald Thomas
G #66
Height:
6-4
Weight:
308
Age:
28
College:
Connecticut
Hometown:
West Haven, CT
Experience:
6

Quick Stats (2013):

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2
GS
2
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 45 23
2013 IND 2 2
2012 NE 16 7
2011 NE 10 1
2010 DET 0 0
2009 MIA 16 12
2008 MIA 1 1
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 OAK W 21-17
2 MIA L 20-24

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2013.
  • Signed by the New England Patriots on November 23, 2011.
  • Released by the Patriots on November 21, 2011.
  • Signed by the Patriots as a free agent on September 14, 2011.
  • Released by the Detroit Lions on September 3, 2011.
  • Signed by the Lions as a free agent on November 23, 2010.
  • Released by the Miami Dolphins on September 4, 2010.
  • Selected by the Dolphins in the sixth round (195th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (PATRIOTS):

  • Played in all 16 regular season games with seven starts, one at right guard and six at left guard. Also played on special teams and right guard in short-yardage situations.
  • Appeared as a reserve offensive lineman in both postseason games.
  • Made six starts at left guard at Miami (12/2), at the New York Jets (11/22), against Indianapolis (11/18), at St Louis (10/28) and at home against the Jets (10/21).
  • Started one game at right guard vs. Arizona (9/16).
  • Started at left guard on the line that paved the way for two 100-yard rushers and a win at Buffalo (9/30).

 

2011 (PATRIOTS):

  • Appeared in 10 games with one start at left guard. Was inactive for three games and active but did not play in one game.
  • Played mainly on special teams, also seeing time in short-yardage situations and at fullback.
  • Inactive for all three Patriots postseason games.
  • Released by the Patriots on November 21, but signed back to the team two days later.
  • Made his first start in a Patriots uniform at left guard vs. Miami (12/24).

 

2010 (LIONS):

  • Went to training camp with Miami but was released on September 4 prior to the start of the regular season.
  • Was signed by Detroit on November 23 and was inactive for the final six games of the season.

 

2009 (DOLPHINS):

  • Played in all 16 games with 12 starts at right guard.
  • Anchored an offensive line that led the way for 239 rushing yards against Indianapolis (9/21).
  • Helped the Dolphins rush for 250 yards against Buffalo (10/4).

 

2008 (DOLPHINS):

  • Earned the starting right guard position as a rookie out of training camp.
  • Started the season opener against the New York Jets (9/7) at right guard before leaving the game with a foot injury.
  • Was placed on Injured Reserve on September 9.
  • Started all four preseason games at right guard.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Was a four-year letterman at the University of Connecticut.
  • Started 13 games as a senior in 2007.
  • Named a first-team All-Big East Conference selection.
  • Played in 10 games with two starts as a junior in 2006.
  • Began his junior season playing on special teams and at tight end before moving to guard.
  • Originally joined the team as a walk-on, playing defensive tackle and end for the scout team in 2003.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Earned a total of eight varsity letters at West Haven (Conn.) High School, including four as a center in basketball and four more as a pitcher and first baseman in baseball.
  • Did not play football in high school.
  • Member of the National Honor Society.
  • Earned a degree in political science from UConn.
  • Donald Thomas found football while playing basketball. A former high school baseball and basketball player who had never played football at any level, Thomas arrived at the University of Connecticut. He was playing pick-up basketball with several members of the UConn football team who convinced him to join the team. After meeting with coaches, Thomas walked on to the team as a defensive lineman for the scout team in 2003. He redshirted a year before contributing on special teams. In 2007, he got his chance to play offensive guard.
  • Donald and his wife have one son, Deegan Charles Thomas.
  • Born Donald Grant Thomas in New Haven, Conn.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2013.
  • Signed by the New England Patriots on November 23, 2011.
  • Released by the Patriots on November 21, 2011.
  • Signed by the Patriots as a free agent on September 14, 2011.
  • Released by the Detroit Lions on September 3, 2011.
  • Signed by the Lions as a free agent on November 23, 2010.
  • Released by the Miami Dolphins on September 4, 2010.
  • Selected by the Dolphins in the sixth round (195th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (PATRIOTS):

  • Played in all 16 regular season games with seven starts, one at right guard and six at left guard. Also played on special teams and right guard in short-yardage situations.
  • Appeared as a reserve offensive lineman in both postseason games.
  • Made six starts at left guard at Miami (12/2), at the New York Jets (11/22), against Indianapolis (11/18), at St Louis (10/28) and at home against the Jets (10/21).
  • Started one game at right guard vs. Arizona (9/16).
  • Started at left guard on the line that paved the way for two 100-yard rushers and a win at Buffalo (9/30).

 

2011 (PATRIOTS):

  • Appeared in 10 games with one start at left guard. Was inactive for three games and active but did not play in one game.
  • Played mainly on special teams, also seeing time in short-yardage situations and at fullback.
  • Inactive for all three Patriots postseason games.
  • Released by the Patriots on November 21, but signed back to the team two days later.
  • Made his first start in a Patriots uniform at left guard vs. Miami (12/24).

 

2010 (LIONS):

  • Went to training camp with Miami but was released on September 4 prior to the start of the regular season.
  • Was signed by Detroit on November 23 and was inactive for the final six games of the season.

 

2009 (DOLPHINS):

  • Played in all 16 games with 12 starts at right guard.
  • Anchored an offensive line that led the way for 239 rushing yards against Indianapolis (9/21).
  • Helped the Dolphins rush for 250 yards against Buffalo (10/4).

 

2008 (DOLPHINS):

  • Earned the starting right guard position as a rookie out of training camp.
  • Started the season opener against the New York Jets (9/7) at right guard before leaving the game with a foot injury.
  • Was placed on Injured Reserve on September 9.
  • Started all four preseason games at right guard.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Was a four-year letterman at the University of Connecticut.
  • Started 13 games as a senior in 2007.
  • Named a first-team All-Big East Conference selection.
  • Played in 10 games with two starts as a junior in 2006.
  • Began his junior season playing on special teams and at tight end before moving to guard.
  • Originally joined the team as a walk-on, playing defensive tackle and end for the scout team in 2003.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Earned a total of eight varsity letters at West Haven (Conn.) High School, including four as a center in basketball and four more as a pitcher and first baseman in baseball.
  • Did not play football in high school.
  • Member of the National Honor Society.
  • Earned a degree in political science from UConn.
  • Donald Thomas found football while playing basketball. A former high school baseball and basketball player who had never played football at any level, Thomas arrived at the University of Connecticut. He was playing pick-up basketball with several members of the UConn football team who convinced him to join the team. After meeting with coaches, Thomas walked on to the team as a defensive lineman for the scout team in 2003. He redshirted a year before contributing on special teams. In 2007, he got his chance to play offensive guard.
  • Donald and his wife have one son, Deegan Charles Thomas.
  • Born Donald Grant Thomas in New Haven, Conn.