Norm Thompson (American football)

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Norm Thompson
Date of birth (1945-03-05) March 5, 1945 (age 71)
Place of birth San Francisco, California
Career information
Position(s) Cornerback
College Utah
NFL draft 1971 / Round: 1/ Pick 17
Career history
As player
1971–1976 St. Louis Cardinals
1977–1979 Baltimore Colts
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

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.