June 25, 2013

Thomas successful at DT and RB

You're an average 5-foot-10, 160-pound safety. Here comes trouble.

It's Lawton (Okla.) running back and Texas Tech commit Ivan Thomas barreling down the sideline at 6-feet and 270 pounds after sidestepping two linebackers and then trucking your best cornerback.

The best way to bring Thomas down? Tackle him at the legs.

But he jumps over you to miss the brunt of the effort for five more yards before his big frame trips over itself.

Hopefully the photo that was snapped doesn't make your hometown paper tomorrow.

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