© 2020 NFL Enterprises LLC. © 2020 USA TODAY, a division of Gannett Satellite Information Network, LLC. Michael Thomas already surpassed Marvin Harrison's record for receptions in a season, and the Saints star still has one game remaining in the year. Try our 7-DAY FREE TRIAL AND BECOME A BUCKNUTS SUBSCRIBER! NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. Now, Thomas stands alone with eight. Ultimately I was catching the passes to win the game, to help my team be in the position we're in now. Week 6 of the 2020 season is upon us. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) celebrates with wide receiver Michael Thomas (13) ... [+] after Thomas caught a 16-yard toucdown pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). After two more newcomers shed their (…). "That's a fantastic accomplishment," Coach Sean Payton said. Next for Michael Thomas could be the NFL record held by Marvin Harrison. “Hey, Drew Brees, let’s get to work,” he wrote on Twitter. On Sunday, the fourth-year New Orleans Saints receiver set the NFL record for receptions in a single season with a catch late in the team's 38-28 win against the Tennessee Titans. The new rules will take effect on Saturday, October 17. Still, none of those men has turned out to be the best Ohio State alum from that year’s draft. He hauled in a 2-yard touchdown catch two players later. The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. Entering Sunday, Thomas enjoyed a 219-yard lead in receiving yards and a 29-catch lead in receptions for the season. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Thomas_(wide_receiver,_born_1993) Thomas finished his rookie season with 92 catches and 1,137 yards and then surpassed those totals in each of the next two seasons: 104 catches and 1,245 yards in 2017 and a league-high 125 receptions and 1,405 yards last season. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. Michael Thomas continues to rewrite the NFL record books. -- Michael Thomas has earned his place in the NFL record books and in the coveted "Madden 99 Club." Make sure you're in the loop -- take five seconds to sign up for our FREE Buckeyes newsletter now! Join our Facebook Group, The Ruling Off the Field, to engage in friendly debate and conversation with fellow football fans and our NFL insiders. This was no first-year fluke, as Thomas came back in 2017 with an impressive 104-catch, 1,245-yard, five-score second year. Michael Thomas continues to rewrite the NFL record books. And he surpassed Antonio Brown's record (265) for most receptions in a two-season span.