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Jahad Thomas - All-American Candidate

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"He can make you look silly. We've got to be gap sound. And then we've got to get people to the ball and get more than one guy on him. He's not the biggest guy, but he doesn't go down easy. He has balance and he has a burst. He sticks that foot in the ground and gets north-south."- Tom Masella, UMass defensive coordinator, September 17,2015-Read the Full Story

"I don't think we realized how physicalJahadwas running the ball. We thought he was more of a scat guy. He's surprising everyone in a good way."-Matt Rhule, Temple Head Coach, October 20, 2015-Read the Full Temple News Story

"You get the ball in his hands and he can make a few guys miss, which is his deal. He goes out there and does his job. He balls out for us."- P.J. Walker, Temple QB, October 20, 2015-Read the Full Temple News Story

"He's definitely a weapon for us, and I'm glad that he's my running back. I love blocking for him because he makes guys miss. He does a lot of things with the ball in his hands."-Ventell Bryant, Temple WR, October 20,2015-Read the Full Temple News Story

"Me coming in, I always wanted to be great. I still want to be great. ... I told myself I was going to play hard each and every play." - Jahad Thomas, October 20, 2015 - Read the Full Temple News Story

"No, I didn't feel like that was my place, to go into coaches demanding anything," - Jahad Thomas, September 17, 2015 - Read the Full Story
Read more:
Philadelphia Inquirer (11/13/15) - Jahad Thomas Just 30 Yards Away from 1,000
Philly Voice (10/12/15)- For Temple, Thomas and Armstead forming potent 1-2 punch
Temple Update (9/17/15)- Weekly Profile (9/17/15) - When It Was His Time, Temple's Jahad Thomas Ran With It
The Philadelphia Tribune (9/15/15) - Jahad Thomas Fuels Temple's Fast Start
Delco Times (9/13/15) - Thomas Leads Temple to Another Big Win, 34-26, Over Cincy (8/30/15)- Jahad Thomas Moves Closer to Being the No. 1 Running Back
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