This is a 2021 photo of Stephen Thomas of the Detroit Lions NFL football team. This image reflects the  active staff as of February 18st 2021, when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Stephen Thomas

Defensive Quality Control


Thomas enters his third season as Detroit's defensive quality control coach, and his first season as a member of Lions new Head Coach Dan Campbell's coaching staff.

He joined the Lions in 2019 after spending six of the seven previous seasons (2012-14, 2016-18) at Princeton University, including the last two as the Tigers' special teams coordinator/inside linebackers coach.