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Report: Patriots work out RBs Pierre Thomas, Robert Turbin

The Patriots could be looking to add depth at running back. Tim Heitman USA TODAY SportsWith Dion Lewis out for the season, the New England Patriots have showed some interest in adding depth at running back.According to several sources, the Patriots worked out running backs Pierre Thomas and Robert Turbin on Thursday, though neither player has been signed at this time.Thomas is a...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Try Out Free-Agent Running Backs Pierre Thomas, Robert Turbin

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots showed interest in two free-agent running backs Thursday after placing Dion Lewis on injured reserve this week. The Patriots worked out Robert Turbin and Pierre Thomas on Thursday, according to a source. Turbin was released by the Cleveland Browns on Tuesday. Thomas was cut by the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday after just one game. Turbin...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers shuffle backfield with signing of Cadet and release of Thomas

Travaris Cadet has 38 receptions with the New Orleans Saints last season. Crystal LoGiudice USA TODAY SportsPierre Thomas' tenure with the San Francisco 49ers lasted one week as the team cut the veteran running back on Tuesday to open a roster spot for the signing of Travaris Cadet.  RB Pierre Thomas cut by #49ers, making room for his former #Saints teammate Travaris Cadet. Thomas...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Pierre Thomas latest addition to injury-ravaged 49ers' backfield

Pierre Thomas had a career-high 77 catches with New Orleans in 2013. Wesley Hitt Getty ImagesIt took two tryouts - and a rash of injuries - for Pierre Thomas to land a roster spot with the San Francisco 49ers.The 49ers continued to rebuild their injury-ravaged backfield by signing Thomas on Tuesday, according to a Twitter posting by his agent Lamont Davis. Thomas, who worked out...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Signing Veteran RB Pierre Thomas

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the 49ers are signing veteran RB Pierre Thomas to a contract on Tuesday. Thomas, 30, had two years remaining on his three-year, $6.9 million contract when the Saints elected to release him in a move that freed up $1.735 million in available cap space. He was, arguably, the best running back still available, and had worked...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texans to sign Pierre Thomas to replace Arian Foster

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster recently sustained a season-shortening groin injury, leaving a major hole on the team’s roster. But according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans plan to sign Pierre Thomas, who was perhaps the best replacement available. Texans plan to sign running back Pierre Thomas following successful tryout today per sources also...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Saints RB Pierre Thomas’ fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Training Camp watch list: New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas

Pierre Thomas (23) puts a bow on a touchdown-scoring football before giving it to a fan in the first quarter of the New Orleans Saints’ record-breaking 45-16 rout of the Atlanta Falcons on December 26, 2011.  Photo credit:  Getty Images. Pierre Thomas has been a fixture of the New Orleans Saints offense for the better part of the last decade since he was signed immediately following...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Notable undrafted free agents

The draft is over, but that does not mean the acquisitions stop. Immediately after the draft, all NFL teams got busy and signed a fair share of undrafted free agents. For the New Orleans Saints, the UDFA pool is always exciting given the team’s history of striking gold with the draft’s leftovers—Pierre Thomas, Lance Moore, Junior Galette, just to name a few. This year will...
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Strief, Thomas signings important

The New Orleans Saints, after signing Jairus Byrd, continued to stay busy with their roster shake up. Some moves were especially emotional, like the releasing of Lance Moore and the trading of Darren Sproles. However, two under the radar transactions may be some of the more important roster moves. The Saints managed to resign two of their own in offensive tackle Zach Strief and running...
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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