208 lb (94 kg)
Defensive back, Safety
2015 / Round: 5 / Pick: 150
Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Cedric Thompson Sr., Flossie Bradford
Place of birth:
Date of birth:
(1993-02-10) February 10, 1993 (age 27)
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Cedric Thompson (born February 10, 1993) is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Minnesota.
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- Cedric Thompson Safety Minnesota vs Wisconsin 2014
- Early life
- Miami Dolphins
- New England Patriots
- Minnesota Vikings
- Cincinnati Bengals
- Personal life
Cedric Thompson (Safety Minnesota) vs Wisconsin 2014
Born in Los Angeles, Thompson grew up in Bombay Beach, California. He has two siblings, brother Tedric and sister Cedrinae. He became one of the primary subjects of the 2011 documentary Bombay Beach directed by Alma Har'el. He later cited boredom in Bombay Beach as his inspiration for pro football.
New England Patriots
On January 12, 2016, the Patriots signed Thompson to their practice squad after he was not offered a futures contract with Miami. On January 26, 2016, Thompson signed a futures contract with the New England Patriots.
On August 21, 2016, Thompson was released by the Patriots.
On October 25, 2016, Thompson was signed to the Vikings' practice squad. He was released by the Vikings on November 26, 2016 and was re-signed again to the practice squad on December 5, 2016. He signed a reserve/futures contract with the Vikings on January 2, 2017. On May 4, 2017, he was waived by the Vikings.
On July 31, 2017, Thompson signed with the Cincinnati Bengals. He was waived on August 19, 2017.
July 13, 2016 Cedric married his college sweetheart Charlotte Annabelle Paguyo, whom he met while attending the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, MN.
Cedric has a YouTube channel that he started on September 29, 2016; In which he focuses on family, faith, football, & film.
On Thursday August 3, 2017, Cedric and wife Charlotte Thompson welcomed daughter Madeline Parker Thompson in Minneapolis, MN.