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Players

Chris Thompson
RB #25W
Height:
5-8
Weight:
193
Age:
24
College:
Florida State
Hometown:
Madison, Fla.
Experience:
2

MILESTONES
NFL debut: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI)... First PR: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI, 5 yards)... First KR: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI, 14 yards)... First receiving TD: 12/14/14 (at NYG, 9 yards from Robert Griffin III)

TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round (154th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft... Waived by the Redskins on August 30, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ practice squad on August 31, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ active roster on December 11, 2014. PRO Potential scatback who played in four games during his rookie season in 2013 and two games in 2014.

MILESTONES
NFL debut: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI)... First PR: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI, 5 yards)... First KR: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI, 14 yards)... First receiving TD: 12/14/14 (at NYG, 9 yards from Robert Griffin III)

TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round (154th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft... Waived by the Redskins on August 30, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ practice squad on August 31, 2014... Signed to the Redskins’ active roster on December 11, 2014. PRO Potential scatback who played in four games during his rookie season in 2013 and two games in 2014.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2014 (REDSKINS)
Spent the first 14 weeks of the season on the team’s practice squad before being promoted to the active roster on Dec. 11... Made season debut at NYG (12/14), recorded three rushes for 12 yards and three receptions for 22 yards and a touchdown. Scored a touchdown on the first reception of his career on a nine-yard pass from Griffin III, becoming the first member of the Redskins to score a touchdown on his first career reception since Darrel Young vs. Philadelphia on Nov. 15, 2010... Caught three passes for five yards vs. PHI (12/20)... Inactive vs. DAL (12/28).

2013 (REDSKINS)
Appeared in four games as a rookie as a kick and punt returner. Returned eight kickoffs for 160 yards (20.0 avg.) and seven punts for 36 yards (5.1 avg.)... Made his NFL debut vs. PHI (9/9), returning three kickoffs for 56 yards (18.7 avg.) and one punt for five yards... Returned three kicks for 59 yards (19.7 avg.) and two punts for nine yards (4.5 avg.) at GB (9/15)... Vs. DET (9/22), had two punt returns for 11 yards (5.5 avg.) and recorded two kickoff returns for 45 yards (22.5 avg.)... Had two punt returns for 11 yards at OAK (9/29)... Inactive at DAL (10/13), vs. CHI (10/20), at DEN (10/27), vs. SD (11/3) and at MIN (11/7)... Placed on the Reserve/Injured list on Nov. 12.

COLLEGE
Appeared in 38 games with eight starts at Florida State, rushing 277 times for 1,735 yards with 14 rushing touchdowns as well as compiling 45 receptions for 430 yards with one receiving touchdown... As a senior in 2012, carried 91 times for 687 yards and five touchdowns in only eight games before suffering a season-ending knee injury. Before injury, was on pace to become FSU’s first 1,000-yard back since Warrick Dunn in 1996... Was a co-winner of the ACC’s Brian Piccolo Award as the Most Courageous player in 2012 after returning from two broken vertebrae in his back suffered at Wake Forest in early October of 2011... Earned All-ACC second team honors from the media and coaches... Turned in three 100-yard rushing performances in 2012, highlighted by his career-best 197 yards against Wake Forest, which included TD runs of 74 and 80 yards... Was given the Leadership Award on offense at the team’s annual banquet... Played in the first five games and started twice in 2011... Was fourth on the team in carries (29) and yards (83)... In 2010, led the Seminoles in rushing with 845 yards on 134 carries, including six rushing touchdowns...Appeared in 14 games with six starts that season and was a home run threat, scoring on runs of 90, 83 and 70 yards. Named Chick-fil-A Bowl Offensive MVP after logging 147 yards on a career-high 25 carries against South Carolina.

PERSONAL
Ranked as the nation’s second best all-purpose player coming out of Madison County (Fla.) H.S... Was a four-star prospect who earned PrepStar and Under Armour All-American honors... Battled ankle injuries throughout his senior season... Rushed for 2,300 yards and 33 TDs in leading his team to the state championship... Ran for 203 yards and two TDs in the 2007 state championship game... Born on Oct. 20, 1990.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 3 12 4 7 0 6 27 4.5 9 1 0 0
2014 WAS 2 0 3 12 4 7 0 6 27 4.5 9T 1 -- --
2013 WAS 4 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Chris Thompson on the Offseason Workouts

    Posted Apr 21, 2015

    Redskins Running Back Chris Thompson talks about the progress of offseason workouts with new Strength and Conditioning Coach Mike Clark.

  • Chris Thompson: "We Have So Many Playmakers"

    Posted Apr 21, 2015

    Redskins Running Back Chris Thompson talks about the importance of the upcoming season as well as how the offense is shaping up

  • Unofficial Visit: Seminoles at Hurricanes

    Posted Nov 15, 2014

    Washington Redskins Running back Chris Thompson reps his Florida State Seminoles as wide receiver Santana Moss and safety Brandon Meriweather show their pride for "The U" in Miami for this week's Unofficial Visit.

  • Running Backs Jousting

    Posted Jul 31, 2014

    The Washington Redskins running backs aren't doing it the traditional way, but they have some sort of American Gladiators type jousting drill they used this morning.

  • Chris Thompson: "I Continue to Work"

    Posted Sep 5, 2013

    RB Chris Thompson talks about playing in his first NFL regular season game.