|Key Stats||84 tackles (12 for loss), four sacks, eight interceptions (3 TDs) in 2012|
When NFL draft prospects share similar sizes, styles of play, levels of production and skill sets with established NFL players, it’s impossible not to draw comparisons between them. These comparisons can be used to project how college stars will transition to the next level.
In this video, we compare Phillip Thomas to Donte Whitner of the San Francisco 49ers.
Stay tuned to Bleacher Report as we continue the Prospect Comparison Series, in which we compare the 2013 NFL draft’s top 300 prospects to current and recently retired NFL players.