PLAYER
Khyri Thornton
DT #99
Height:
6-3
Weight:
315
Age:
27
College:
Southern Mississippi
Hometown:
Panama City, FL
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2016):

TCKL
18
SCK
1.0
FF
1
INT
--
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 23 16 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 1 0
2016 DET 13 6 18 13 5 1.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
2015 DET 6 0 5 3 2 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2015 NE 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @IND W 39-35 1 0 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 TEN L 15-16 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @GB L 27-34 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 @CHI L 14-17 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 PHI W 24-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 LA W 31-28 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 WAS W 20-17 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
8 @HOU L 13-20 4 2 2 1.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 @MIN W 22-16 1 0 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 JAX W 26-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 MIN W 16-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @NO W 28-13 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 CHI W 20-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @NYG L 6-17 4 3 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @DAL L 21-42 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 GB L 24-31 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

No Data

No Data

No Data

No Data

Biography

Second-year defensive tackle who joins the Lions defensive tackle rotation after spending the beginning of the 2015 season with the Patriots.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Claimed on waivers by the Detroit Lions on October 23, 2015.
  • Waived by the Patriots on October 22, 2015.
  • Signed by the Patriots to the active roster on October 1, 2015.
  • Signed by the Patriots to the practice squad on September 19, 2015.
  • Waived by the Patriots on September 17, 2015.
  • Claimed off waivers by the New Engalnd Patriots on September 6, 2015.
  • Waved by the Packers on September 5, 2015.
  • Taken off Reserve/Injured by the Packers on February 2, 2015.
  • Placed on Reserve/Injured by the Packers on August 30, 2014.
  • Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the third round (85th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.

PRO
Second-year defensive tackle who joins the Lions defensive tackle rotation after spending the beginning of the 2015 season with the Patriots.

2014: Suffered an injury in the 2014 preseason finale and spent the entire 2014 regular season on the Reserve/Injured list.

COLLEGE
Saw action in 50 games, making 28 starts at Southern Mississippi. Tallied 116 total tackles, 30 tackles for loss, 5 ½ sacks, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery, one interception and three pass defenses.

2013: Started 11 games and registered a career-high 39 tackles.

  • Earned second-team All-Conference USA honors.

2012: Appeared in all 12 games, making 10 starts. Totaled 24 tackles, including a career-best 9 1/2 tackles for loss, a sack, an interception, a forced fumble and two passes defensed.

2011: Appeared in all 14 games, making seven starts. Totaled 24 tackles, including nine tackles for loss.

  • Helped the Golden Eagles win a school-record 12 games, their first 10-win season since 1988, and the Conference USA title.

2010: Saw action in all 13 contests, and was named to Conference USA’s All-Freshman team.

2009: Redshirted.

PERSONAL
Attended Bay High School in Panama City, Fl. where he was a defensive lineman and a fullback. Was named to the Orlando Sentinel Top-100 Team, and played in the North-South Football All-Star Classic his senior season.

  • Tallied, 49 tackles, two sacks, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery in his senior season. Also rushed for 678 yards and 10 touchdowns while also adding a touchdown reception.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

Photos

  • club
  • club
  • club
  • club
  • club