Bennie Thompson (gridiron football)
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|No. 37, 46|
|Position:||Safety / Special teamer|
February 10, 1963 |
New Orleans, Louisiana
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||210 lb (95 kg)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at PFR|
Bennie Thompson (born February 10, 1963) is a former American football safety who played in the National Football League (NFL) and Canadian Football League (CFL). He went to the Pro Bowl after the 1991 and 1998 seasons as a special teams player. Thompson played for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the CFL and the New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs, Cleveland Browns, and the Baltimore Ravens of the NFL. Thompson is best known for his special teams contributions.
He played at Grambling.
New Orleans Saints
He signed with the team after his three-year stint in the Canadian Football League. In 1991, He was selected to the Pro Bowl as a special teamer.
Kansas City Chiefs
He spent two seasons in Kansas city. In 1992, Thompson recorded a career high 4 interceptions.
In 1999, he led the team with 24 ST tackles.