PRO (54-15/2-1): Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Cam Thomas signed a two-year contract with the Steelers as an unrestricted free agent on March 14, 2014…declared an unrestricted free agent on March 11, 2014…signed a four-year contract with the Chargers on July 9, 2010…originally selected by San Diego in the fifth round (146th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.
2013 (16-10/2-1): Defensive tackle Cam Thomas appeared in all 16 games and both postseason contests…made a career-high ten regular-season starts and started the AFC Wild Card Game at Cincinnati...matched a career-high with 30 tackles (2012)…has now appeared in 48 consecutive regular-season contests.
2012 (16-3): Defensive tackle Cam Thomas appeared in all 16 contests, making three starts at DT…set a new single-season career-high with 30 total tackles and 20 solo stops…recorded at least two tackles in 12 games…played in all 16 regular-season games for the second consecutive season.
2011 (16-2): Defensive tackle Cam Thomas played in all 16 games and made two starts…registered a career-high four sacks to go along with 26 tackles.
2010 (6-0): Appeared in six contests as a rookie…tallied a pair of sacks to go along with eight tackles.
COLLEGE: Defensive tackle Cam Thomas played four seasons at UNC, appearing in 46 games…totaled 83 tackles, nine TFL and 3.5 sacks…African-American studies major. 2009: Started all 13 games...totaled 23 tackles, 2.5 TFL, three QB pressures and one blocked kick…scored his first career touchdown on a 20-yard fumble return at Boston College…matched a career-high with six tackles against Georgia Tech…blocked a field goal in a win over East Carolina. 2008: Started all 13 games…registered 34 tackles, 3.5 TFL and one sack…set a career-high with six tackles against Georgia Tech while also recording one sack. 2007: Appeared in seven games, making three starts…missed five games due to an ankle injury...finished the season with eight tackles, 1.5 TFL and one sack. 2006: Played in all 12 games on the defensive line…recorded 18 tackles, 1.5 TFL and 1.5 sacks…finished with a season-high five tackles against Furman…registered his first collegiate sack against Duke.
PERSONAL: Defensive tackle Cam Thomas is a graduate of North Moore High School (Eagle Springs, N.C.)…lettered in both football and basketball…ranked the No. 19 player in North Carolina by SuperPrep…played both defensive tackle and fullback in high school…rushed for 798 yards and 12 touchdowns on 130 carries as a senior…led the team with 50 tackles as a junior…also ran for 600 yards and six touchdowns as a junior…son of Janet and Milton Person and Ronnie Thomas.
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