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Jordan  Thompson

Player Profile

RS Senior

Rockford, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 248



NFL Rosters Filled with Former Bobcats

Ten former Ohio Football players are listed on NFL rosters


Solich, Players Confident in Offense's Ability

'Cats return eight starters from last year's offensive unit that averaged 31.7 points per game


Allen and Huynh Sign Free Agent Contracts

Bussey and Thompson earn NFL tryouts


Ohio Football Holds NFL Pro Day

'Cats welcome back 14 departed seniors to showcase their skills


Huynh and Bales Named to Academic All-MAC Team

Bobcat seniors earn their first Academic All-MAC honor; seven Bobcats receive All-MAC honorable mention


Ohio vs Norfolk State

Ohio vs Norfolk State

Jordan Thompson Photo Gallery

2012: Team Captain ... Played in six of the Bobcats' 13 games during the 2012 season ... Made eight receptions for 95 yards and one touchdown ... Caught one pass for 11 yards during Ohio's 24-14 win at Penn State on Sept. 1 ... Made two catches for 29 yards in the win over New Mexico State ... Made on catch for nine yards in Ohio's win at Marshall on Sept. 15 ... Caught two passes for 19 yards and one touchdown during the win over Norfolk State ... Caught two passes for 27 yards in the win at UMass ... Appeared in Ohio's win over Buffalo on Oct. 6.

2011: Served as the only junior captain... Posted single-season best in receptions (24) and yards (258)...Caught a pair of passes for 27 yards in the season-opener at New Mexico State (Sept. 3)... Hauled in three receptions for 40 yards at Rutgers (Sept. 24)... Collected a season-best five receptions at Buffalo (Oct. 8)... His 27-yard reception against Miami (Nov. 22) was selected on ESPN Sportscenter's Top 10 Plays... Caught his first touchdown pass of the season at home against Temple (Nov. 2)... Finished the game versus Miami with a season-best 42 yards receiving and one touchdown... Was named All-MAC Academic Honorable Mention.

2010: 2010 All-MAC Second Team and Academic All-MAC selection ... Phil Steele's 2010 Postseason All-MAC selection ... Finished the season with 21 catches for 204 yards, three touchdowns and 205 all-purpose yards ... Scored his season-high two touchdowns in three catches against BGSU on Oct. 9 ... Accumulated three catches against Buffalo on Nov. 4 and against Akron on Oct. 16 for a season-high 49 and 22 yards respectively ... Recorded two catches in five games; against the Troy Trojans on Dec. 18 for 25 yards with a season-long 26 yards, against Louisiana on Oct. 30 including one touchdown, at Eastern Michigan on Oct. 2 for 26 yards, at Marshall on Sept. 25 and at Kent State for 20 yards ... Added one carry against the Golden Flashes ... Had one catch against Wofford on Sept. 4 and at Miami on Oct. 23.

2009: Was the program's top tight end, with seven catches for 109 yards...Had a 41-yard fumble return against Kent State

2008: Redshirted

Prior to Ohio: Named Division 5 Defensive Player of the Year, Division 5 All-Ohio First-Team (linebacker), Division 5 Northwest Ohio Defensive Player of the Year, Division 5 First-Team Northwest Ohio (linebacker)... Named Mid West Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year and claimed First- Team honors at linebacker and punter (Second-Team quarterback)... Earned Lima News Dream Team Defensive Player of the Year and was also selected to the first team... Also named Defensive Player of the Year by the Times Bulletin and Van Wert Area, where he captured Player of the Year honors as well... Named to first team at linebacker by the Times Bulletin and Van Wert at linebacker, punter and quarterback... Recorded 476 career tackles (307 solo), 13 sacks, five forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries defensively... Amassed 1,693 career rushing yards on 432 carries with 23 touchdowns... Passed for 3,674 career yards, while completing 307 of 515 passes and 27 touchdowns.

Personal: Son of Alan and Kay Brandt and the late Roy Thompson III... Born July 12, 1989... Has two older brothers Ryan and Tyler... Ryan graduated from Ohio State in 2005 and Tyler graduated from Ohio Northern in 2006... Cousin Jackie Motycka played basketball at Bowling Green... Enjoys boating and hunting... Engineering major.