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  1. Portland Thunder quarterback Darron Thomas voted Afl MVP for Week 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Oregonian

    Portland Thunder quarterback Darron Thomas has been voted AFL MVP for Week 8 of the 2015 Arena Football League season. Thomas looked outstanding in his first start of 2015, guiding the Thunder to a franchise home record 63 points in the team's 63-47 win over the LA KISS in Week 8. Thomas accounted for seven total touchdowns in the game, passing for a career-high six scores to go along with one touchdown on the ground.

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  2. Portland Thunder's Darron Thomas earns AFL Player of the Week honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | OregonLive.com

    Portland Thunder quarterback Darron Thomas has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while San Jose SaberCats defensive back Ken Fontenette has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and Cleveland Gladiators wide receiver Amarri Jackson has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 8 of the 2015 Arena Football League season. In addition to these awards, the AFL is also awarding the Cutters Catch of the Week and AFL Highlight of the Week.

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  3. Darron Thomas back to his old ways -- with a new win - Saturday, 16 May 2015 23:36Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Newberg Graphic

    Darron Thomas hadn't won a game as a starting quarterback since he led the Oregon Ducks to a Rose Bowl victory over Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, 2012.

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  4. Portland Thunder thump la Kiss behind Darron Thomas' seven touchdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Oregonian

    Darron Thomas' first start of the season couldn't have gone any better, as the former Oregon quarterback finished with 229 yards passing, 6 passing touchdowns, and added another one rushing, driving the Portland Thunder to a 63-47 victory over the winless LA KISS in front of 10,023 fans at the Moda Center Saturday night. On an evening honoring our men and women in uniform, as well as "Thunder Tackles Cancer" night, Thomas was able to spread the ball around to five different receivers, with Jared Perry and V'Keon Lacey leading the way.

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  5. No doubting Thomas, or Thunder, in big win over winless KISSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Portland Tribune

    In his first Arena Football League start this season, Darron Thomas dissected the winless Los Angeles KISS, his teammates responded well to his ascension at quarterback, and the Thunder got healthy Saturday night before a season-high Moda Center throng of 10,023. The former Oregon Duck threw six touchdown passes and ran two yards for Portland's first TD in the wire-to-wire, 63-47 win.

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  6. Thunder-KISS preview: A lot has changed since season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Portland Tribune

    ... for both teams since then, largely because of injuries. Portland plans to give former Oregon Ducks star Darron Thomas his first start of the season at quarterback, while keeping veteran Kyle Rowley on deck, if needed. The Thunder defense is likely ...

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  7. Former Oregon WR Lavasier Tuinei Finds New Home with CFL's Winnipeg Blue BombersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Autzen Zoo

    ... Jan 2, 2012; Pasadena, CA, USA; Oregon Ducks receiver Lavasier Tuinei (80) celebrates with quarterback Darron Thomas (5) after scoring on an 11-yard touchdown pass against the Wisconsin Badgers in the 2012 Rose Bowl game at the Rose Bowl. Oregon ...

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  8. Thomas hears call of ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | South County Spotlight

    The time has come. ... For Darron Thomas to start at quarterback for the Portland Thunder.

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  9. Darron Thomas 'really excited' to start for AFL ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Bee

    Darron Thomas' first live practice of the season as the Portland Thunder's starting quarterback was up and down on Wednesday. Thomas generally made the correct reads, had some good throws and broke off a couple of nice runs.

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  10. Bye week just what doctor ordered for Portland ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Portland Tribune

    ... dropped balls when we were open." Partly on account of that, Hohensee says he probably will insert quarterback Darron Thomas into the starting lineup on May 16, putting veteran QB Kyle Rowley on the bench for the KISS rematch. "Darron has been ...

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  11. QB Darron Thomas likely to start next game for Portland ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Portland Tribune

    When the Portland Thunder return to Moda Center to play the Los Angeles KISS on Saturday, May 16, they'll probably have a new field general. Thomas, the former Oregon Ducks star, has seen limited action as the Thunder's backup quarterback this year and in 2014. 2 comments

  12. Darron Thomas looks good in brief QB duty for Portland ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Portland Tribune

    One of several developments with the Portland Thunder after their 2-3 start is a possible two-headed quarterback situation - although coach Mike Hohensee has said he does not want to use two QBs on a regular basis. Starter Kyle Rowley struggled in last week's 64-45 defeat on the road against the 5-0 San Jose SaberCats, and backup Darron Thomas shined in his first real run at QB this season.

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  13. Ex-NFL coach: Mariota won't missRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... offense, only to go undrafted. Jeremiah Masoli, for one. He's playing in the Canadian Football League. Darron Thomas, another former Ducks starter, ended up in the Arena Football League. Tollner said that when he coached in the NFL, teams were ...

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  14. Trading Fletcher Cox to move up in the draft...Uhh No.Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Bleeding Green Nation

    ... is, it's a mistake to dangle him in a trade package for a QB, that may turn out to be another Dennis Dixon or Darron Thomas. I believe MM is superior than both combined but the Oregon QB anomaly has yet to be disproven and I'm not ready to trade Cox ...

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  15. 2015 NFL Draft: Marcus Mariota Will Be A BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | GMEN HQ

    ... at the position. Also, who says Mariota isn't yet another Oregon mirage? Remember Jeremiah Masoli? How about Darron Thomas? Oh yeah, and Dennis Dixon ? All of which were super productive quarterbacks who fit the system at Oregon who couldn't convert ...

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  16. Oregon Ducks with the most to gain in spring football: Jeff LockieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... and legs fast enough to keep a defense on edge. The legs aren't necessarily a "must" -- former quarterback Darron Thomas led UO to a Rose Bowl title and BCS championship game berth from 2010-11 while posing little of the threat to sprint that came ...

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  17. Veterans just looking for opportunities at NFL combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... quarterbacks such as Brady Quinn, former Notre Dame star and Cleveland Browns starter, and former Oregon star Darron Thomas, worked out for roughly two hours in front of dozens of NFL scouts in the league's inaugural veteran combine. Quarterbacks ...

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  18. Former Husky star Keith Price just looking for opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... Price and quarterbacks such as Brady Quinn, former Notre Dame star and Seahawk, and former Oregon star Darron Thomas, worked out for roughly two hours in front of dozens of NFL scouts in the league's inaugural veteran combine. Quarterbacks were ...

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  19. Veterans just looking for opportunities at combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... Price and quarterbacks such as Brady Quinn, former Notre Dame star and Seahawk, and former Oregon star Darron Thomas, worked out for roughly two hours in front of dozens of NFL scouts in the league" s inaugural veteran combine. Quarterbacks were ...

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  20. The History Of The Chip Kelly QBRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... Ole Miss and signed as an undrafted free agent with the San Francisco 49ers, but was waived in August of 2011. Darron Thomas was a four-star recruit out of high school and had a tremendously successful stint as the Ducks' starting quarterback in ...

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