Norm Thompson (American football)

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Norm Thompson (American football)
Date of birth: (1945-03-05) March 5, 1945 (age 69)
Place of birth: San Francisco, California
Career information
Position(s): Cornerback
College: Utah
NFL Draft: 1971 / Round: 1/ Pick 17
Organizations
As player:
1971-1976
1977-1979
St. Louis Cardinals
Baltimore Colts
Career highlights and awards
Honors: All Century, Hall of Fame, All American
Records: Two N.C.A.A.259 yards on interceptions-1969,51.8 avg.-1969,& 3 Return for T.D.s!(tied)!
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Norman Jack Thompson (born March 5, 1945) is a National Football League cornerback who played with the St. Louis Cardinals and the Baltimore Colts. He became in 1977 the first free agent in NFL history to sign with another team, when he went to the Colts from the Cardinals.