PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Redshirt freshman Ian Thomas is 13 spring practices into his new position at cornerback. Set for a major role in the spring game, Thomas discussed his transition in addition to his relationship with soon-to-be NFL cornerback Logan Ryan.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Ian Thomas will be one of many Rutgers players eagerly watching the NFL Draft this weekend. For the converted wide receiver, it is a chance for Thomas to see his early mentor Logan Ryan be selected to play in the NFL.
Ryan came to coach Kyle Flood and suggested Thomas make a permanent move to defensive back and the result is an impact spring from the redshirt freshman.
Thomas has one practice before the spring game and discussed his transition to a new position and excitement to play in front of a crowd at High Point Solutions Stadium for the first time.