Zach Thomas is an American former professional football player who was a middle linebacker in the National Football League for 13 seasons.
He played college football for Texas Tech University and was recognized as a unanimous All-American.
He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the fifth round of the 1996 NFL Draft, and played for the Dolphins his first 12 seasons in the NFL, before playing his 13th and final season with the Dallas Cowboys.
Zach Thomas Parents: Meet Bobby Thomas and Steve Thomas
Zach was born to Bobby Thomas and Steve Thomas. Thomas’ father, Steve Thomas, is the builder and proprietor of the second largest cross in the Western Hemisphere, located in Groom, Texas.