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  • WR
  • Michael Thomas

  • New Orleans Saints
  • Age29
  • DOBMarch 3, 1993
  • CollegeOhio St.
  • DraftedRD 2, PK 47 (2016)
Height6-3
Weight212

Preseason

Player Rankings
Overall Rank #70
High Overall Rank #57
Low Overall Rank #126
WR Rank #32
High WR Rank #21
Low WR Rank #51

Michael Thomas missed the entire 2021 season after he had a June 2021 ankle surgery. The team had expected him to have surgery early in the offseason which would allow him to return for the season, but Thomas chose to wait and have surgery over the summer and as a result, missed the season. Thomas's last real game action was in 2020 when he averaged 8 receptions and 87.6 receiving yards per game in Drew Brees's final season. Thomas returns to a new quarterback (Jameis Winston) and a post-Sean Payton offense with a good deal of uncertainty. Thomas is in the top 2% of career fantasy points per route run since 2008, so he has elite upside if healthy and the passing volume increases in 2022.

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Michael Thomas's percentile rank in each category, among s with more than 50 fantasy points.

Week Matchup
1 @ Atlanta Falcons
2 vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
3 @ Carolina Panthers
4 vs Minnesota Vikings
5 vs Seattle Seahawks
6 vs Cincinnati Bengals
7 @ Arizona Cardinals
8 vs Las Vegas Raiders
9 vs Baltimore Ravens
10 @ Pittsburgh Steelers
11 vs Los Angeles Rams
12 @ San Francisco 49ers
13 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers
14 Bye Week
15 vs Atlanta Falcons
16 @ Cleveland Browns
17 @ Philadelphia Eagles
18 vs Carolina Panthers
YR TM G RSH RushYD RushTD TGT REC RecYD Y/Rec RecTD Rank VBD ADP
2016 NO 15 0 0 0 121 92 1137 12.4 9 9 43 50
2017 NO 16 0 0 0 149 104 1245 12.0 5 8 44 7
2018 NO 16 0 0 0 147 125 1405 11.2 9 7 80 5
2019 NO 16 1 -9 0 186 149 1725 11.6 9 1 96 4
2020 NO 7 1 1 0 55 40 438 11.0 0 102 1
Total 70 2 -8 0 658 510 5950 11.7 32 263
YR WK OPP oSNAP RSH YD TD TARG REC YD TD
2020 1 TB 55 0 0 0 5 3 17 0
2020 2 LV 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 3 GB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 4 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 5 LAC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 7 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 8 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 9 TB 40 0 0 0 6 5 51 0
2020 10 SF 46 0 0 0 7 2 27 0
2020 11 ATL 57 0 0 0 12 9 104 0
2020 12 DEN 43 1 1 0 6 4 50 0
2020 13 ATL 47 0 0 0 11 9 105 0
2020 14 PHI 57 0 0 0 8 8 84 0
2020 PHI 345 1 1 0 55 40 438 0
2019 1 HOU 59 0 0 0 13 10 123 0
2019 2 LAR 64 0 0 0 13 10 89 0
2019 3 SEA 51 0 0 0 7 5 54 1
2019 4 DAL 69 0 0 0 9 9 95 0
2019 5 TB 64 0 0 0 13 11 182 2
2019 6 JAX 65 0 0 0 12 8 89 0
2019 7 CHI 73 0 0 0 11 9 131 0
2019 8 ARI 68 1 -9 0 11 11 112 1
2019 10 ATL 66 0 0 0 14 13 152 0
2019 11 TB 57 0 0 0 11 8 114 1
2019 12 CAR 58 0 0 0 11 10 101 1
2019 13 ATL 40 0 0 0 8 6 48 0
2019 14 SF 70 0 0 0 15 11 134 1
2019 15 IND 48 0 0 0 12 12 128 1
2019 16 TEN 61 0 0 0 17 12 136 1
2019 17 CAR 46 0 0 0 9 4 37 0
2019 CAR 959 1 -9 0 186 149 1725 9
2018 1 TB 61 0 0 0 17 16 180 1
2018 2 CLE 58 0 0 0 13 12 89 2
2018 3 ATL 75 0 0 0 10 10 129 0
2018 4 NYG 66 0 0 0 4 4 47 0
2018 5 WAS 51 0 0 0 5 4 74 0
2018 7 BAL 66 0 0 0 9 7 69 1
2018 8 MIN 51 0 0 0 6 5 81 0
2018 9 LAR 65 0 0 0 15 12 211 1
2018 10 CIN 46 0 0 0 8 8 70 2
2018 11 PHI 57 0 0 0 4 4 92 1
2018 12 ATL 52 0 0 0 6 4 38 0
2018 13 DAL 51 0 0 0 8 5 40 0
2018 14 TB 58 0 0 0 13 11 98 0
2018 15 CAR 69 0 0 0 9 7 49 0
2018 16 PIT 61 0 0 0 13 11 109 1
2018 17 CAR 41 0 0 0 7 5 29 0
2018 CAR 928 0 0 0 147 125 1405 9
2017 1 MIN 58 0 0 0 8 5 45 0
2017 2 NE 58 0 0 0 10 5 89 0
2017 3 CAR 46 0 0 0 8 7 87 1
2017 4 MIA 69 0 0 0 11 8 89 1
2017 6 DET 59 0 0 0 6 3 11 0
2017 7 GB 60 0 0 0 11 7 82 0
2017 8 CHI 47 0 0 0 8 7 77 0
2017 9 TB 49 0 0 0 11 8 65 0
2017 10 BUF 56 0 0 0 10 9 117 0
2017 11 WAS 56 0 0 0 11 6 91 0
2017 12 LAR 44 0 0 0 8 5 52 0
2017 13 CAR 48 0 0 0 9 5 70 1
2017 14 ATL 45 0 0 0 14 10 117 1
2017 15 NYJ 63 0 0 0 11 9 93 1
2017 16 ATL 40 0 0 0 5 4 66 0
2017 17 TB 53 0 0 0 8 6 94 0
2017 TB 851 0 0 0 149 104 1245 5
2016 1 OAK 54 0 0 0 6 6 58 0
2016 2 NYG 37 0 0 0 5 4 56 0
2016 3 ATL 72 0 0 0 11 7 71 1
2016 4 SD 56 0 0 0 9 4 44 1
2016 6 CAR 52 0 0 0 5 5 78 1
2016 7 KC 61 0 0 0 13 10 130 0
2016 8 SEA 61 0 0 0 6 6 63 0
2016 9 SF 72 0 0 0 8 5 73 2
2016 10 DEN 44 0 0 0 6 4 40 0
2016 11 CAR 60 0 0 0 5 5 68 0
2016 12 LA 50 0 0 0 10 9 108 2
2016 13 DET 52 0 0 0 5 4 42 0
2016 15 ARI 70 0 0 0 10 7 52 1
2016 16 TB 58 0 0 0 8 6 98 0
2016 17 ATL 66 0 0 0 14 10 156 1
2016 ATL 865 0 0 0 121 92 1137 9
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