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FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2000, file photo, Tennessee Titans running back Rodney Thomas (22) jumps between Kansas City Chiefs defenders Jonathan Jackson (94) and Kevin Sluder (62) to score a touchdown in the second quarter of an NFL football game in Nashville, Tenn. A Texas funeral home director says former Houston Oilers and Titans running back Thomas has died at age 41. Groveton Funeral Home owner Terry Cartwright says Thomas died Saturday, June 14, 2014, of an unknown cause and that an autopsy is underway. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)

FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2000, file photo, Tennessee Titans running back Rodney Thomas (22) jumps between Kansas City Chiefs defenders Jonathan Jackson (94) and Kevin Sluder (62) to score a touchdown in the second quarter of an NFL football game in Nashville, Tenn. A Texas funeral home director says former Houston Oilers and Titans running back Thomas has died at age 41. Groveton Funeral Home owner Terry Cartwright says Thomas died Saturday, June 14, 2014, of an unknown cause and that an autopsy is underway. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)

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