Thomas (concussion) was a full participant in practice Thursday.
Thomas was limited in practice Wednesday but now appears to be cleared from concussion protocol. Barring any major setbacks, expect the fullback to take the field Sunday against the Buccaneers.
Thomas (concussion) did not practice Monday and has been ruled out for Thursday's game against Buffalo, Andy Vasquez of The Bergen Record reports.
Had the Jets not been on a short week, there's a small chance Thomas would have been benefited from the extra days rest and been available for a Sunday contest. With Thomas out, the Jets will lean more heavily on the shoulders of Leonard Williams and Kony Ealy in Week 9 action.
Thomas was promoted to the Jets' active roster Saturday, Brian Costello of the New York Post reports.
Lawrence landed on the team's practice squad after failing to make it through final cuts. However, the team appears to be looking to add depth on the defensive line, so Thomas will get an opportunity to fill the role.
The Jets opted to let Thomas go Saturday, Rich Cimini of ESPN reports.
Thomas was competing for an opportunity to provide depth on the defensive line, but ultimately lost out. He figures to be a strong candidate to end up on the team's practice squad.
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