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June 1, 2015 04:09 PM
Report: Panthers release S Thomas DeCoud
by Igor Mello |

The Panthers have released safety Thomas DeCoud on Tuesday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. DeCoud, 29, signed with Carolina last offseason after spending his first six seasons in Atlanta. He started 11 games for Carolina in 2014, registering 50 tackles and one interception. 

June 1, 2015 04:45 PM
Panthers to have Brown, DeCoud and White on Saturday
by Chris Cwik |

The Panthers will have Philly Brown, Thomas DeCoud and Melvin White on Saturday against the Seahawks.

All three players entered the game listed as questionable. Brown is dealing with a shoulder injury. DeCoud has a hamstring issue. White is battling an ankle injury.

The team will also have Derek Anderson, Charles Johnson, DeAngelo Williams and Fernando Velasco for the contest. All four players came into the game listed as probable. 

June 1, 2015 04:46 PM
Philly Brown among notable Panthers players questionable
by Igor Mello |

The Panthers have listed Star Lotulelei (foot) out for Sunday's divisional playoff game against the Seahawks. Lotulelei suffered the injury last week against Arizona, and could be injured reserve-bound.

Meanwhile, the other four players on Carolina's final injury report were deemed questionable. Those include safety Thomas DeCoud (hamstring), wide receiver Philly Brown (shoulder), linebacker A.J. Klein (ankle) and cornerback Melvin White (ankle).

June 1, 2015 04:47 PM
Panthers CBs White, DeCoud expect to play Saturday
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Panthers backups cornerbacks Melvin White (ankle) and Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) said they both expect to play during Saturday's divisional playoff game against the Seahawks, according to The Charlotte Observer.

June 1, 2015 04:52 PM
Thomas DeCoud out for Panthers in Wild Card game against Cards
by Brandon Wise |

Panthers starting defensive back Thomas DeCoud is inactive for Saturday's game against the Cardinals after battling a hamstring injury all week.

DeCoud, who has 50 total tackles in 15 games with one interception, was considered doubtful on the team's final injury report of the week. 

Other inactives for Carolina include: James Dockery , A.J. Klein, Kyle Love , David Foucault, Amini Siatolu and Frank Alexander

The Panthers are 5 1/2-point favorites heading into the matchup.

June 1, 2015 04:53 PM
Panthers list final injury report for wild-card game
by Igor Mello |

The Panthers have ruled backup quarterback Derek Anderson (illness), running back DeAngelo Williams (hand), defensive end Charles Johnson (not-injury related) and guard Fernando Velasco (not-injury related) as probable for Saturday's wild-card game against Arizona.

Linebacker A.J. Klein (ankle) was listed as questionable, while safety Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) was ruled as doubtful.

June 2, 2015 05:45 AM
Panthers list inactives for Thursday night
by Chris Cwik |

The Panthers have made Thomas DeCoud, Byron Bell, Amini Silatolu, Trai Turner, Philly Brown, Bene Benwikere, and Fozzy Whittaker inactive Week 9 against the Saints.

DeCoud was considered questionable coming into the contest due to a hamstring injury. Brown had previously been ruled out due to a concussion. The other five players are healthy scratches. 

June 2, 2015 05:47 AM
Panthers release Week 9 injury report
by Larry Hartstein |

The Panthers released their injury report for Thursday's game against the Saints. Safety Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) and defensive tackle Kawann Short (ankle) are questionable, while offensive tackle Nate Chandler (thigh) and linebacker Jason Williams (hip) are probable.

June 2, 2015 07:29 AM
Leg injury sidelines Thomas DeCoud
by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Monday that safety Thomas DeCoud aggravated an old leg injury and did not practice, The Associated Press reported. No timetable was given as to his return. 

June 1, 2015 09:27 PM
Thomas DeCoud signs with Panthers
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

The Panthers agreed to sign free agent defensive back Thomas DeCoud to a two-year deal Thursday, the team announced.

The deal will pay the former Falcon $3.75 million if he meets all incentives, and includes a $500,000 signing bonus. DeCoud is coming off a season in which he racked up 65 tackles in 15 games, but failed to record an interception for the first time in five seasons.

June 1, 2015 09:37 PM
Panthers to host Thomas DeCoud
by Larry Hartstein |

Free agent safety Thomas DeCoud will visit the Panthers on Monday, reports NFL Network. Atlanta released DeCoud after he made 65 tackles and no interceptions in 15 games last season.

However, DeCoud intercepted 10 passes over the previous two seasons.

June 1, 2015 10:08 PM
Falcons to release safety Thomas DeCoud
by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

The Falcons will release safety Thomas DeCoud on Tuesday, ESPN reports. 

The 28-year-old is coming off a 65-tackle season, his lowest total since he was a rookie in 2008. He also failed to intercept a pass, after racking up 10 in his previous two seasons.

June 1, 2015 10:26 PM
Thomas DeCoud expected to be released
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Thomas DeCoud is due a $2.25 guarantee for the 2014 season by March 15, but reports Tuesday he is expected to be released prior to that date. The 28-year-old is coming off a 65-tackle season, his lowest total since he was a rookie in 2008. He also failed to intercept a pass, after racking up 10 in his previous two seasons.

June 2, 2015 03:53 PM
Injured Falcons able to play
by Larry Hartstein |

A few Falcons who were on the injury report have been cleared for Monday's game in San Francisco, including safety Thomas DeCoud (concussion) and running back Antone Smith (knee). DeCoud was listed as probable, Smith as questionable.

June 2, 2015 03:57 PM
Thomas DeCoud probable for Monday
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Thomas DeCoud (concussion) has been able to practice throughout the week, and is expected to play through the issue in Week 16 against the 49ers. DeCoud is officially probable based on Saturday's injury report. 

June 2, 2015 04:03 PM
Thomas DeCoud on track to return Week 16
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Falcons coach Mike Smith said Monday safety Thomas DeCoud will be a non-contact participant in practice Wednesday after sitting out Week 15 due to a concussion. Smith is expecting DeCoud to play Week 16 at San Francisco.

June 2, 2015 04:08 PM
Thomas DeCoud out Week 15
by Chris Cwik |

Falcons S Thomas DeCoud has been ruled out Week 15 against Washington.

DeCoud has been dealing with a concussion, and has been unable to practice this week. Head coach told a local radio station that DeCoud would not play.

June 2, 2015 04:10 PM
Thomas DeCoud unable to practice
by Larry Hartstein |

Falcons safety Thomas DeCoud, who suffered a concussion in the Week 14 loss at Green Bay, is not practicing Wednesday, reports Atlanta is preparing to host Washington on Sunday.

June 2, 2015 04:13 PM
Falcons coach updates status on two injured players
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Falcons coach Mike Smith provided updates Monday on the status of Antone Smith (knee) and cornerback Thomas DeCoud, who left Sunday's game at Green Bay due to injuries.

Mike Smith said Antone Smith injured his knee on a special teams play Sunday and will be day to day leading up to Week 15 vs. Washington. However, he is expected to participate in practice.

Mike Smith also said DeCoud will have to go through the NFL protocol for concussions before returning to action.

June 2, 2015 04:16 PM
Thomas DeCoud leaves with head injury
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Thomas DeCoud suffered a head injury on a touchdown run by the Packers' Eddie Lacy in the first quarter Week 14 at Green Bay and was ruled out for the rest of the game. Zeke Motta took his place in the lineup. DeCoud had two tackles, including one solo, before leaving.

DeCoud, who ranked among the league leaders with six interceptions last year, has zero in 2013.

Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2008Atlanta Falcons1065.010000.0000
2009Atlanta Falcons166857.01123258.31507
2010Atlanta Falcons167456.0180100.0004
2011Atlanta Falcons168667.019047719.24906
2012Atlanta Falcons167662.01416427.02409
2013Atlanta Falcons156544.0210000.0002
2014Carolina Panthers154934.015013535.03503
Punt Returns
YearTeamGRetFCRet YdsAvgLgTD20+
2008Atlanta Falcons10000---000
2009Atlanta Falcons16000---000
2010Atlanta Falcons161000.0000
2011Atlanta Falcons16000---000
2012Atlanta Falcons16000---000
2013Atlanta Falcons15000---000
2014Carolina Panthers15000---000
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2008Atlanta Falcons1000000000
2009Atlanta Falcons1600201010
2010Atlanta Falcons1611200000
2011Atlanta Falcons1600000000
2012Atlanta Falcons1600001010
2013Atlanta Falcons15000013011
2014Carolina Panthers1500000000

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