The first time the Seahawks force the Packers to punt o...

Pro Football Talk - [Full Article]

The first time the Seahawks force the Packers to punt on Thursday night, one of the best defensive players in the NFL won’t leave the field.

Instead, safety Earl Thomas will drop a little deeper than usual and wait to catch the ball. Then run with it.

Coach Pete Carroll made the disclosure to reporters on Monday, with a simple, one-word answer to the question of whether Thomas will return punts.

“Yeah,” Carroll said.

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