1966 - Born on the 16th of May in Houston, Texas. He currently holds the all-time Buffalo Bills rushing record with 11,938 yards and the team record for yards from scrimmage with 16,532. He is the only player in NFL history to lead the league in total yards from scrimmage for four consecutive seasons.
1988 - Running back with the Buffalo Bills.
1991 - He was National Football League's Most Valuable Player of the year.
2000 - Thomas signed with the arch-rival Miami Dolphins and became their running back.
- He suffered a knee injury on the 12th of November against the San Diego Chargers which ended his NFL career.
2001 - Thurman signed a one-day contract on 27th of February with Buffalo so that he could retire as a Bill.
2006 - He has retired from the NFL, he continues to use the same ingredients that made him successful on the field, in the corporate world.
2007 - Inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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