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Shamarko Thomas

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 8

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:25:50 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 8. OT Marcus Gilbert (concussion) is listed as doubtful, while DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) are listed as probable. Gilbert and McLendon did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 24. Taylor and Thomas were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:33:56 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (concussion), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) didn't practice Thursday, Oct. 23. CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and S Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) were limited, while S Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:51:48 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (concussion), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. LB Ryan Shazier (knee), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) were limited during practice.

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Steelers | Ryan Shazier, Shamarko Thomas could return

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:14:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) "have a pretty good chance" of returning in Week 8 against the Indianapolis Colts, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Week 7 Inactives

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:59:46 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared OG Chris Hubbard, CB Ike Taylor, WR Justin Brown, QB Landry Jones, LB Ryan Shazier, SS Shamarko Thomas, DL Steve McLendon inactive for Week 7.

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Steelers | Saturday practice report

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:21:05 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) have been ruled out for Week 7. SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not practice Saturday, Oct. 18, and has been ruled out. LB Ryan Shazier (knee) was limited and is questionable. DE Cam Heyward (ankle), Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related) participated fully.

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Steelers | Friday practice report

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:45:09 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 17. FB Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) were limited during practice, while DE Cam Heyward (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:16:07 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) have been ruled out for Week 7. RB Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. DE Cam Heyward (ankle), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) were limited.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:20:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (knee), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and FS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 6. DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) are listed as probable. Taylor and Thomas did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 10. Shazier was limited during practice, while Keisel, Mitchell and Polamalu fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:47:23 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related), CB Ivan Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 9. LB Ryan Shazier (knee) was limited. DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related) and FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury related) participated fully.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:58:30 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), LB Ryan Shazier (knee), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas injury update

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:50:35 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not suffer a significant hamstring injury and did some running Tuesday, Oct. 7.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas leaves game

Sun, 05 Oct 2014 20:53:12 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) left the Week 5 game against the Jacksonville Jaguars due to a hamstring injury and did not return.

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Steelers | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:35:51 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Vince Williams (non-injury), WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McLendon (stinger), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (non-injury), SS Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) and C Cody Wallace (finger) are listed as probable for Week 2. Williams did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 10, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:18:21 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (non-injury) and C Cody Wallace (finger) did not practice Tuesday, Sept. 9. WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McClendon (stinger) and S Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Monday's practice report

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:07:52 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Dri Archer (ankle, knee), WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McLendon (stinger), WR Lance Moore (groin), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related), FS Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) and C Cody Wallace (finger) each were estimated as limited participants for practice Monday, Sept. 8. The team is required to release an injury report for their Week 2 game Thursday, Sept. 11, against the Baltimore Ravens, even though they did not officially take the practice field Monday.

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Steelers | Three considered questionable

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:16:29 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (groin) and SS Shamarko Thomas (Achilles') are considered questionable for Week 2, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas hopes to start

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:54:01 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas expects to push FS Mike Mitchell for the startng free safety job but is willing to whatever the team asks. "The expectation is to start, but at the end of the day, it's about what the coaches want," Thomas said. "But don't get it wrong, we're going to compete." Thomas is expected to receive most of his time in the nickel and dime packages.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas working with Troy Polamalu

Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:34:26 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas has been working out with SS Troy Polamalu since the end of offseason workouts, according to CB Ike Taylor. Taylor said Polamalu invited Thomas to work out with him, which is something Polamalu rarely does with other players.

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Steelers | Unlikely to have interest in Ed Reed

Sat, 07 Jun 2014 19:28:21 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are not expected to show an interest in free-agent FS Ed Reed (Jets), as they already have four safeties with Will Allen, Michael Mitchell, Troy Polamalu and Shamarko Thomas, and Robert Golden also could push for a spot, so there is no room for Reed right now.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas could start

Thu, 30 Jan 2014 18:41:11 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas could start at safety next season because the team is not expected to re-sign impending free-agent FS Ryan Clark.

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Steelers | Wednesday injury report for Week 13

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:00:13 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 27, and he is listed as doubtful for the Week 13 game against the Baltimore Ravens Thursday, Nov. 28. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DE Brett Keisel (foot), SS Troy Polamalu (rest), LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and SS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) were each able to fully participate in practice, and are listed as probable. DT Steve McLendon (ankle) has also been ruled out.

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Steelers | Tuesday practice report for Week 13

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:37:27 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), S Troy Polamalu (non-injury) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) were limited in practice Tuesday, Nov. 26. DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Monday practice report for Week 13

Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:49:05 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) was limited during practice Monday, Nov. 25. DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) and SS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) fully participated in practice. The Steelers did not participate and this is an estimation.

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Steelers | Three expected to practice

Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:23:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot), SS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) all are likely to get work in at practice this week.

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Steelers | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 24 Nov 2013 08:33:40 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Brett Keisel, WR Derek Moye, LB LaMarr Woodley, QB Landry Jones, TE Richard Gordon, SS Shamarko Thomas, LB Stevenson Sylvester inactive for Week 12.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 12

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:23:28 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) have been ruled out for Week 12. DE Brett Keisel (foot) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) are questionable. OG Kelvin Beachum (hip), OG Ramon Foster (ankle) and C Fernando Velasco (knee) are probable. Sylvester and Thomas did not practice Friday, Nov. 22. Keisel and Woodley were limited and the others practiced in full.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 12

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:17:02 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) and FS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 21. LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) was limited during practice. C Fernando Velasco (knee), OG Ramon Foster (ankle) and OT Kelvin Beachum (hip) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:07:51 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) and S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 20. OG Ramon Foster (ankle), LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring), C Fernando Velasco (knee) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) were limited. OT Kelvin Beachum (hip) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Three may return

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 13:52:35 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) and OG Ramon Foster (ankle) "have a legitimate opportunity to play" in Week 12, according to head coach Mike Tomlin. S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) and LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) are the only players that will be doubtful this weekend. LB Jason Worilds played at left outside linebacker in place of Woodley last week.

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Steelers | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 17 Nov 2013 08:30:30 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Brett Keisel, WR Derek Moye, LB LaMarr Woodley, QB Landry Jones, OG Ramon Foster, TE Richard Gordon, SS Shamarko Thomas inactive for Week 11.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:19:34 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers FS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 11. LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) is listed as doubtful. OG Ramon Foster (ankle) and DE Brett Keisel (foot) are listed as questionable. C Fernando Velasco (knee), OG David DeCastro (ankle), OT Mike X. Adams (ribs), OT Kelvin Beachum (hip) and OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) are listed as probable. Foster, Keisel, Woodley and Thomas did not participate in practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:09:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 11. OG Ramon Foster (ankle), DE Brett Keisel (foot), C Fernando Velasco (knee) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 13. OT Kelvin Beachum (hip), OG David DeCastro (ankle) and OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) were limited. OT Mike X. Adams (ribs) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas ruled out

Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:18:46 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) has been ruled out of the team's Week 11 game with a high-ankle sprain, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas injured

Mon, 11 Nov 2013 10:03:16 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (ankle) left the Week 10 game in the second quarter with an ankle injury and did not return.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas expected to see time in nickel

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 16:01:00 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas is expected to see playing time in the nickel defense because of the injury to CB Cortez Allen (knee).

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas expects to be fined

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:57:55 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers FS Shamarko Thomas said he expects to be fined this season because of the way he hits. Thomas said the Steelers are afraid that he will be fined for his tackling.

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Steelers | Troy Polamalu willing to work with rookie

Tue, 28 May 2013 09:31:18 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu said he is willing to work with FS Shamarko Thomas. "I can give him all the experience of football I have to help him avoid all the mistakes I had," Polamalu said. Polamalu said Thomas is very humble and willing to learn things.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas signs

Thu, 16 May 2013 07:21:16 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed fourth-round pick SS Shamarko Thomas to a four-year deal.

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Steelers | Shamarko Thomas expected to be used at FS

Fri, 03 May 2013 12:01:23 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to use S Shamarko Thomas at free safety because that position calls the defensive backfield signals, which is something he did in college. Defensive backs coach Carnell Lake said the team could also use Thomas to cover slot recievers.

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Rams | Shamarko Thomas visits

Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:16:14 -0700

The St. Louis Rams met with Syracuse SS Shamarko Thomas Wednesday, April 11.

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Steelers | Meeting with three draft prospects

Mon, 08 Apr 2013 10:11:48 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting with Syracuse SS Shamarko Thomas, Utah State CB Will Davis and San Diego State OL Nik Embernate Monday, April 8.

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NFL | Shamarko Thomas shows off speed, strength

Tue, 26 Feb 2013 19:01:12 -0800

Syracuse SS Shamarko Thomas posted a time of 4.42 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine Tuesday, Feb. 26. He also had 28 reps of 225 pounds in the bench press, a 40 1/2-inch vertical jump 11-foot-1 broad jump and 4.26-second 20-yard shuttle time.

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