The rundown: Why teammates compare competitiveness of Michael Thomas to Michael Jordan

There was a little bit of a firestorm last week over a comparison made between how Michael Thomas and Michael Jordan conduct themselves.

Anyone who has been around Thomas the last few years undoubtedly saw shades of the New Orleans wide receiver when watching "The Last Dance" on ESPN the previous few weeks. Jordan looked for slights to motivate himself. Thomas does the same thing. There is a constant edge to Thomas, and you can feel it in every interaction.

Some of Thomas's teammates agreed with the assessment and reached out to express just how much the wide receiver is willing to sacrifice to create an edge and fuel his pursuit of greatness.

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