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Jim Thomas

Canadian football player


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Jim "Long Gone" Thomas was an American gridiron football player and coach. He played professionally as a running back for nine seasons in the Canadian Football League CFLNFLThomas holds the record for the three longest rushing touchdowns in Eskimos history—a 104-yard run on October 9, 1965 against the BC Lions, a 100-yard run on August 2, 1966 against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, and a 97-yard run on September 4, 1964 against the Ottawa Rough Riders.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Rust College

Historically black college in Mississippi

Southwestern Oklahoma State University