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Pierre Thomas

New Orleans Saints
Running Back

Ht: 5.9 | Wt: 215

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2007NOS12502515.0211191528.0010694030
2008NOS151296254.8490312849.16301609091
2009NOS151477935.3960393027.742018610951
2010NOS6832693.2420292016.93001124700
2011NOS161105625.1150504258.50101609871
2012NOS151054734.5010393549.08101448270
2013NOS161475493.7320775136.663022410621
Average:110503540413198201518221
Total:7713522526128422318110105557534

Saints | Pierre Thomas leaves early

Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:37:23 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (ribs) left the team's Week 16 game early after injuring his ribs and is considered questionable to return.

Fantasy Tip: Mark Ingram and Travaris Cadet likely will receive more work if Thomas is out for the rest of the game. Cadet could be a sleeper option on FantasyScore next week if Thomas is not able to play.

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Saints | Khiry Robinson to be eased back in

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:51:17 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Khiry Robinson (forearm), who is expected to return in Week 14 against the Carolina Panthers, is expected to be eased back into the backfield, especially since RB Mark Ingram has done well in a leading role. RB Pierre Thomas also returned a week ago. Ingram rushed 23 times for 122 yards in the Week 13 win, which was his fourth 100-yard game with Robinson out. Robinson was running well before he was hurt, and his 5.2 yards per carry rank second in the league if he was eligible.

Fantasy Tip: The Panthers present a juicy matchup for the Saints running backs. Unfortunately, it won't be wise to use Robinson, even at what should be a cheap FantasyScore price, until he's back in the running back rotation receiving substantial touches.

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Saints | Pierre Thomas probable for Week 13

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:19:04 -0800

New Orleans Saints Pierre Thomas (ribs, shoulder) is probable for Week 13.

Fantasy Tip: Thomas still has more value in point-per-reception leagues as he proved last week with six catches for 37 yards. At $5,200 on FantasyScore he might be worth the investment in what could be a shootout.

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Saints | Saints' top three RBs back on the field

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:59:50 -0800

New Orleans Saints RBs Mark Ingram (shoulder), RB Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) and RB Travaris Cadet (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 27.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram likely will receive most of his work in the running game in Week 13 while Thomas probably will be used more in the passing game. Cadet will also see some playing time. Ingram ($6,600) and Thomas ($5,200) are options on FantasyScore, but owners may want to lower their expectations since the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has recently played well against opposing running backs.

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Saints | Saints' top three RBs practice

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:10:14 -0800

New Orleans Saints RBs Mark Ingram (shoulder), Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) and Travaris Cadet (hamstring) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram probably will continue to receive a majority of the carries with Thomas being more involved in the passing game. Cadet probably will receive time if one of the other running backs needs a break. Ingram costs $6,600 on FantasyScore, but owners may want to lower their expectations since the Pittsburgh Steelers have held opposing running backs in check over the last four weeks. Thomas costs $5,200 and could be a flex option because of his receiving ability. Owners should not consider using Cadet even though he only costs $3,200.

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Saints | Pierre Thomas probable

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:54:55 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) was limited in practice Saturday, Nov. 22, and is probable for Monday night's tilt with the Baltimore Ravens.

Fantasy Tip: Thomas has more value in point-per-reception leagues but could be limited in his return and is a risky start at $5,200 on FantasyScore, especially with Travaris Cadet still expected to play.

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Saints | Pierre Thomas, Travaris Cadet limited

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:24:23 -0800

New Orleans Saints RBs Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) and Travaris Cadet (hamstring) were both limited in practice Friday, Nov. 21. Cadet did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Thomas ($5,200) is the more expensive FantasyScore option, while Cadet costs just $3,200. Both players will likely be questionable for Monday night's tilt with the Baltimore Ravens, meaning it's probably safer to just avoid both.

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Saints | Pierre Thomas limited Thursday

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:28:54 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 20. Thomas has missed the last four games, but he said there's a chance that he plays in Week 12 against the Baltimore Ravens Monday, Nov. 24.

Fantasy Tip: It sounds like PT Cruiser will be questionable for Monday night's game, which means you should look to avoid him for your FantasyScore lineups. Mark Ingram ($6,600) will see most of the backfield work again, but he faces a very tough matchup in the Ravens run defense.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Times-Picayune - Evan Woodbery

Saints | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:48:50 -0800

The New Orleans Saints have declared RB Edwin Baker, RB Khiry Robinson, WR Nick Toon, OT Nick Becton, RB Pierre Thomas, WR Robert Meachem, OT Senio Kelemete inactive for Week 11.

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Saints | Pierre Thomas will not play

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:06:57 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 14, and has been ruled out for Week 11.

Fantasy Tip: There is no timetable for when Thomas will be able to return to the field. Travaris Cadet likely will continue to fill in as the running back in passing situations and could be a cheap flex option on FantasyScore at $3,200.

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