Phillip Thomas

Lorenzo Alexander #97 of the Washington Redskins.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lorenzo Alexander Among Former Redskins Cut

By Tuesday at 4 p.m., 480 players, including a number of former Washington Redskins players, will be NFL free agents. Here’s a recap.


Phillip Thomas # 41 of the Washington Redskins. (Photo by Nick Wass/Getty Images)

Rookie Safety Phillip Thomas Placed on Injured Reserve with Lisfranc Injury

Washington’s 4th-round draft pick Phillip Thomas will miss the entirety of his rookie season after suffering a Lisfranc injury during the Redskins’ first preseason game against the Titans on Thursday.


Redskins rookies Phillip Thomas (No. 41), Bacarri Rambo (No. 29) and David Amerson (No. 39) talk at rookie camp at Redskins Park on May 5, 2013 in Ashburn, Va. (Credit: Nick Wass/Getty Images)

Turnovers Focus of Redskins Secondary Additions

Cornerback David Amerson and safeties Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo, three of the first six players chosen by the Redskins in last month’s NFL draft, understand why they’re wearing burgundy and gold.


N.C. State cornerback David Amerson is the newest member of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Redskins Draft for Turnovers… Lots of Turnovers

Mike Shanahan: ‘Usually the teams that excel in turnovers, they win championships. If it’s not Super Bowls, it’s getting into the playoffs. That will always be an emphasis [for us]. These guys have come up with a lot of turnovers, [which is] one of the reasons [why] they were drafted where they were.’


Fresno State safety Phillip Thomas makes a tackle on Oregon's Kenjon Barner during a game last season. The Redskins drafted Thomas with the 22nd pick in the 4th round (No. 119 overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft. (Credit: Kevin Casey/Getty Images)

Ball Hawk 2: Redskins Select Safety Thomas in 4th Round

The Washington Redskins used the NFL draft to pick off a couple a ball hawks, selecting the last two players to lead major college football in interceptions.


Phillip Thomas (credit: Kevin Casey/Getty Images)

Fresno State Safety Phillip Thomas Already ‘Crazy’ Familair With Redskins Scheme

Fresno State safety Phillip Thomas says ‘it’s crazy’ how similar the Washington Redskins scheme is to the one he ran in college. It’s ‘exactly the same’ in his eyes.