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Emmitt Thomas

Emmitt Earl Thomas

Position: DB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 192 lbs.

Born: June 3, 1943 in Angleton, TX
High School: Marshall
College: Bishop
5-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2008

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
2007 64 Atlanta Falcons NFL 3 1 2 0 .333 4
8 yrs 3 1 2 0 .333 0 0 0 3.1 Avg Finish
4 yrs PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
2 yrs MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
1 yr ATL 3 1 2 0 .333 0 0 0 4.0
1 yr GNB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0

Games over .500: -1
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 0

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1995 PHI 30 6 11 18 13 25 21 24 2 4 3 6 26 26 29 28 19 29 4 15 3 21 19 16 15 3 3 2 1 8 4
1996 PHI 30 6 17 12 3 4 9 17 5 9 5 14 20 12 4 17 15 5 5 21 15 8 10 14 13 18 5 6 10 14 11
1997 PHI 30 20 24 22 7 5 19 20 9 10 18 10 24 4 6 9 16 17 13 24 19 22 25 22 22 18 5 7 11 18 9
1998 PHI 30 28 26 29 27 30 30 13 21 14 19 8 7 12 30 30 18 30 17 19 30 27 27 25 27 21 2 1 8 29 9
1999 GNB 31 12 9 15 16 9 10 26 27 21 10 18 18 2 7 9 28 12 19 20 3 25 22 25 12 7 14 18 11 4 26
2000 MIN 31 5 26 15 15 5 5 13 17 6 12 1 6 23 7 2 19 3 28 24 31 8 15 25 27 22 28 28 17 31 24
2001 MIN 31 26 31 28 26 12 24 30 28 25 20 10 27 10 7 9 27 13 27 26 31 24 30 31 31 24 5 18 7 31 27
2007 ATL 32 27 10 30 27 23 29 7 29 26 28 20 8 14 18 20 11 24 29 29 17 26 26 17 22 13 14 23 26 17 26
8 yrs %tile 50 40 34 49 57 43 42 47 57 57 68 47 61 59 52 41 49 46 31 42 38 32 32 34 52 73 62 66 41 48
4 yrs PHI 53 38 36 62 50 37 42 73 73 66 72 39 58 46 33 47 36 71 37 47 38 36 39 39 53 91 90 78 46 76
2 yrs MIN 53 11 34 37 76 56 34 31 53 52 85 50 50 81 85 29 77 15 23 3 52 31 13 10 29 50 29 65 3 21
1 yr ATL 19 72 9 19 31 13 81 13 22 16 41 78 59 47 41 69 28 13 13 50 22 22 50 34 63 59 31 22 50 22
1 yr GNB 65 74 55 52 74 71 19 16 35 71 45 45 97 81 74 13 65 42 39 94 23 32 23 65 81 58 45 68 90 19

Full Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1995 52 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1996 53 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1997 54 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1998 55 NFL Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Coordinator
1999 56 NFL Green Bay Packers Defensive Coordinator
2000 57 NFL Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator
2001 58 NFL Minnesota Vikings Defensive Coordinator
2007 64 NFL Atlanta Falcons Head Coach

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Dennis Green Defensive Coordinator
Ray Rhodes Defensive Coordinator