Signed by Seattle as an undrafted rookie free agent following the 2019 NFL Draft.
Transferred to Baylor for one season following three seasons and a redshirt season at Temple. Played in 39 career games with 14 starts. Moved to defensive back from wide receiver in 2016. Selected 2018 Academic All‐Big 12 second team. Appeared in all 13 games in 2018, starting 11. Was credited with 21 tackles (17 solo), one interception and seven pass breakups. At Temple, played in 27 games and had 35 tackles, one interception and 13 passes defensed. Played one season at prep school at Milford Academy in New Berlin, N.Y. Was 15-446-4TDs receiving in 2013. Played WR and CB for at Bishop Maginn High in Albany, N.Y. Served as the Griffins captain and was all-state and all-conference as a senior after garnering all-conference honors as a junior. Led all receivers with 40 catches for 857 yards and 7 TDs. Also had 31 tackles and an INT. Also played basketball and ran track. Born Derrek Tremonte Thomas. Nicknamed “DT”. Parents are Diana Sandaire and Derrek Thomas.