Does Michael Thomas Have The Best Hands In The NFL?
Does New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas have the best pair of hands, among elite receivers, in the NFL?
Well, he does look to be pretty close.
Their numbers say that Thomas dropped only 2.97% of passes thrown to him last season, a number that ranks second, only to Fitzgerald's 2.69%.
To put into perspective how impressive that is; the NFL average was 7.50%.
Last season, in his second as a pro, Thomas caught 104 passes for 1,245 yards and 5 touchdowns.
Overall, Pro Football Focus ranks Thomas as the second-best receiver in the league last season, behind only Antonio Brown of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Now 25-years old, Thomas has compiled 196 receptions over his first two seasons, to go along with 2,382 yards and 14 touchdowns.