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New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas becomes fastest to record 400 career catches, breaks 1,000-yard mark for season

Thomas hits career milestone as record-setting pace continues

New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas was a bright spot in the team's 26-9 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Nov. 10 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Thomas, in just his fourth season out of Ohio State, had 13 catches for 152 yards to reach 400 receptions faster than any player in history (56 games) and he also has the most catches in the first four seasons of a career with 407 (401 was the previous record). His 86 receptions through nine games is the most in NFL history and his 152 yards moved him past 1,000 yards for the season (1,027).

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