|Date of birth:||March 28, 1920|
|Place of birth:||Los Angeles, California|
|Date of death:||August 4, 2007 87)(aged|
|Place of death:||Brenham, Texas|
|NFL Draft:||1941 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5|
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James Neal “Jim” Thomason (March 28, 1920 – August 4, 2007) was an American football halfback. The Brownwood, Texas native was part of the 1939 national championship team of Texas A&M University. He was selected 5th overall by the Detroit Lions in the 1941 NFL Draft.