Data Scout Notes: 2012: 2ndC/HMM...2011: NA...2010: NA
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Draft Scout Hugh Thornton News
06/09/16 - G Hugh Thornton has not participated in any of the OTA or minicamp workouts as he rehabbed shoulder and right foot issues. Thornton, though, is expected be ready for the start of training camp. Head coach Chuck Pagano says that after talking to the team's medical personnel, he anticipates the offensive lineman will be good to go for camp.
06/01/16 - OG Hugh Thornton continues to nurse a lower right foot injury, which has kept him sidelined for most of the Colts' OTA practices. Thornton should be in contention to be Indianapolis' starting right offensive guard, a spot that he held down for most of last season. He has lost weight in order to be more productive in Joe Philbin's new offensive line zone-blocking scheme.
05/17/16 - G Hugh Thornton continues to rehab an undisclosed injury and did not seen any work during the Colts' first OTA session. Thornton was wearing a light brace on his right ankle as he watched Tuesday's practice. The former Illinois offensive lineman has lost a significant amount of weight since last season.
12/28/15 - G Hugh Thornton was also placed on Injured Reserve on Monday after he incurred an ankle injury in the first half of the Miami game. While the severity of the injury has not been disclosed, Thornton will have to undergo surgery.
12/16/15 - G Hugh Thornton (elbow) had limited practice Wednesday. Thornton returned to the starting lineup last week against Jacksonville after missing the Pittsburgh game. He was wearing a brace on his elbow during Wednesday's workout. Thornton is expected to be in the starting lineup Sunday against Houston.