Emmitt Thomas

American football player

1943 –

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Who is Emmitt Thomas?

Emmitt Earl Thomas is currently the secondary coach of the National Football League's Kansas City Chiefs. He is a former college and professional football player who played for the American Football League's Kansas City Chiefs from 1966 to 1969, and then for the Chiefs in the NFL from 1970 to 1978. He owns the Chiefs all-time interception record with 58, which places him ninth on pro football's all-time list. Thomas was elected to the NFL's Pro Football Hall of Fame after being nominated by the Seniors Committee.

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Born
Jun 3, 1943
Angleton
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bishop College
Lived in
  • Angleton

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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