Bennie Thompson

Bio

Full name: Bennie Thompson

Born: Feb. 10, 1963 in New Orleans, LA (58 years old)

Last Season (1988) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 6′ 0″
  • Weight: 214 lbs
  • Position: DL
  • Jersey: #37
Amateur Programs
  • Grambling State
  • John McDonogh HS (New Orleans, LA)
3 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1986–1988

36 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 35 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (1 championship win)
Weekly
1988
  • Defensive Star Week 2 (WPG)
  • Defensive Star Week 12 (WPG)
  • 1986 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Rookie
  • 1988 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
3 seasons
(Rank: T3588th,
67th percentile,
3 CFL seasons)
1 team 35
(Rank: T3346th,
70th percentile,
35 CFL games)
0 1
1986 WPG DB 37 9 -- 0
1987 WPG DB 37 8 -- 0
1988 WPG DL 37 18 -- 1