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ADONIS THOMAS - Football - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Redshirt Junior
Atlanta, Ga.
high school
Central Gwinnett
other college
Northwest Mississippi CC


Appeared in eight games with one start at No. 2 Clemson and recorded three tackles…made season debut and registered one solo stop at No. 25 Virginia…made solo tackle in 31-13 win vs. North Carolina State…had one tackle in 38-31 victory at Boston College…also saw action vs. Louisville, vs. Alabama State, at No. 8 Florida and in Sun Bowl vs. Arizona State.


Appeared in 10 games, making starts vs. Virginia Tech and Samford…totaled 16 tackles and one quarterback hurry…tied career high with five tackles in season opener vs. No. 20 Virginia Tech…registered one tackle in 36-26 win vs. Samford…tallied two tackles at Syracuse…made one stop in 28-24 victory at Louisville…had one solo tackle at No. 17 Miami…credited with one tackle and one quarterback hurry in 38-17 win vs. Wake Forest…made three tackles vs. No. 2 Clemson…had one tackle at North Carolina State and in season finale vs. No. 13 Florida.


Appeared in five games, starting two…totaled 12 tackles, including 1.0 tackle for loss…finished with an FSU career-high five tackles, including 0.5 for loss, at Duke…wrapped up four tackles in the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl against Southern Mississippi…also logged time as a special teams contributor.


No. 24 JUCO player and No. 2 inside linebacker in the nation according to the 247Sports Composite…ranked No. 43 on the ESPN JC50, ranking the nation’s top junior college players…for Northwest Mississippi Community College in 2016, recorded 73 tackles, 11.5 tackles for loss, six sacks and one interception…coming out of high school, ranked No. 170 overall in the 247Sports Composite…will enter Florida State as a redshirt sophomore after choosing Alabama over FSU coming out of Central Gwinnett High in 2015…was selected to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll with the Crimson Tide…selected to play in the 2015 Under Armour All-America Game…chose Florida State over offers from Kentucky and Ole Miss, among others.