• by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Dolphins giving chance to SS Phillip Thomas

    The Dolphins have signed strong safety and Redskins castoff Phillip Thomas. Thomas was drafted in the fourth round by Washington in 2013, but proved disappointing after losing his rookie season to a foot injury. He played in eight games a year ago and contributed to 27 tackles.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Redskins dump 2013 fourth-rounder Phillip Thomas

    A disappointing start to the career of strong safety Phillip Thomas has been punctuated by his release from the Redskins. The fourth-round pick in 2013 lost his rookie sesaon to Lisfranc surgery and was hampered by hamstring issues much of last year, during which he made 27 tackles. But he was buried on the depth chart to start 2015 and was deemed expendable, per the Washington Post.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Report: Redskins to sign S Phillip Thomas to active roster

    The Redskins will sign safety Phillip Thomas to the active roster prior to Sunday's game against the Vikings, ESPN.com reports. Thomas was unable to survive final roster cuts during the preseason. He suffered a season-ending foot injury during the previous preseason and has yet to appear in a regular-season game.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Redskins complete cut-down Saturday

    The Redskins have sliced their roster down to the league-mandated 53 with several cuts on Saturday. Included among the waived offensive players are running backs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk and Chris Thompson. Also gone from that side of the ball are wide receiver Nick Williams and lineman Maurice Hurt . Defenders cut loose are cornerback Chase Minnifield, linebacker Everette Brown and safety Phillip Thomas. Placekicker Zach Hocker has also been waived. The Redskins have also placed defensive tackle Chris Neild and linebacker Darryl Sharpton on the reserve/injured list and defensive end Stephen Bowen and wide receiver Leonard Hankerson on the PUP list.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Several cut loose by Redskins

    The Redskins have announced several cuts. Included are rookie kicker Zach Hocker, linebacker Everette Brown and defensive backs Chase Minnifield and Phillip Thomas. The most surprising move was the one involving Thomas, a strong safety who was taken in the fourth round of the 2013 draft.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Redskins make a few roster moves Monday

    The Redskins announced Monday they placed linebacker Keenan Robinson (pectoral) and safety Phillip Thomas (foot) on injured reserve. The team also waived/injured Richard Crawford and Jeremy Kimbrough, and released wide reciever Chip Reeves.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Safety Phillip Thomas out for season with foot injury

    Redskins safety Phillip Thomas will undergo season-ending surgery for a torn Lisfranc ligament in his foot, the team announced.

  • by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Phillip Thomas hurt against Titans

    Redskins safety Phillip Thomas suffered a mid-foot sprain in the first quarter of Thursday's preseason opener against the Titans, reports Comcast Sports Net. Thomas was injured while tackling Shonn Greene. The rookie suffered a shoulder stinger on impact, then fell awkwardly on his left foot. He left the locker room wearing a walking boot. The shoulder is not a concern, he said.