American Football Database
Tommy Thompson
No. 23     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1927-01-06)January 6, 1927
Place of birth: Jersey City, New Jersey
Date of death: October 1, 1990(1990-10-01) (aged 79)
Career information
College: William & Mary
NFL Draft: 1948 / Round: 3 / Pick: 16
(By the Washington Redskins)
Debuted in 1949 for the Cleveland Browns
Last played in 1953 for the Cleveland Browns
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Games played     54
Interceptions     6
Fumble recoveries     8
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Thomas Wright Thompson (January 6, 1927 – October 1, 1990) was an American football linebacker in the National Football League and All-America Football Conference for the Cleveland Browns. He played college football at the College of William & Mary and was drafted in the third round of the 1948 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins.