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Deonte Thompson

28-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Chicago Bears

2017 Receiving Stats

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5

Yds

72

TD

1

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14.4

Tar

7

2017 Receiving Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

The 28-year-old will be in his sixth year in the league, and he's expected to be the Bears primary kick returner. In addition, he could be called upon to play wide receiver, as he caught 22 passes for...

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Bye Week:  9

HT: 6' 0"   WT: 204   DOB: 2/14/1989  College: Florida  Show ContractHide Contract

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Deonte Thompson Contract Information:

Signed a contract with the Bears in March of 2017.

September 17, 2017  –  Deonte Thompson News

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Thompson brought in four of five targets for 57 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 29-7 loss to the Buccaneers. He also returned two kickoffs for 43 yards.

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Deonte Thompson NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2009 20 CFB 10 24 343 4 0 14.3 - - - - - - 1 -2 - 0 - - - - - -
2010 21 CFB 12 38 570 1 0 15.0 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2011 22 CFB 11 21 264 1 0 12.6 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2012 23 BAL 6 5 51 0 6 10.2 8.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 389 0 0 0 1 1
2013 24 BAL 7 10 96 0 19 9.6 5.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 201 0 0 0 0 0
2014 25 BUF 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 26 CHI 7 2 81 0 3 40.5 27.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 409 0 0 0 0 0
2016 27 CHI 16 22 249 2 36 11.3 6.9 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 804 0 0 0 1 1
2017 28 CHI 2 5 72 1 7 14.4 10.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 90 0 0 0 1 0
2017 Proj 28 CHI Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Deonte Thompson

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Deonte Thompson Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2009 20 CFB 10 5.8 8.2 7.0 2 34 - - - 0 -0 - - -
2010 21 CFB 12 5.3 8.4 6.8 3 48 - - - 0 0 - - -
2011 22 CFB 11 2.9 4.9 3.9 2 24 - - - 0 0 - - -
2012 23 BAL 6 0.9 1.7 1.3 1 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 24 BAL 7 1.4 2.8 2.1 1 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 25 BUF 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 26 CHI 7 1.2 1.4 1.3 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 27 CHI 16 2.3 3.7 3.0 1 16 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0
2017 28 CHI 2 6.6 9.1 7.9 3 36 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Deonte Thompson – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #1 Kick Returner

Snap Count Stats

80

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Deonte Thompson was on the field for 80 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

11

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Deonte Thompson was on the field for 11 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015 0 0
2016 320 124
2017 80 11
Deonte Thompson 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Atl 44 5 1 15 0 2 15.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @TB 36 6 4 57 1 5 14.3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
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4 @GB
5 Min
6 @Bal
7 Car
8 @NO
9 BYE Bye Week
10 GB
11 Det
12 @Phi
13 SF
14 @Cin
15 @Det
16 Cle
17 @Min

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Deonte Thompson  (View College Stats & News)
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Weight:   204 lbs
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Deonte Thompson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Thompson caught one pass for 15 yards in Chicago's Week 1 loss to the Falcons.

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Thompson caught one of three targets for 14 yards in Sunday's 19-7 victory over the Titans.

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Thompson returned a missed field goal for a touchdown Saturday against the Cardinals.

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Thompson caught five of eight targets for 64 yards and added 88 yards on three kickoff returns in Thursday's preseason tilt against the Broncos.

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Thompson re-signed with the Bears on Tuesday, Rich Campbell of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Thompson was targeted twice but failed to catch a pass in Sunday's loss to the Vikings, ending the season with 22 receptions for 249 yards and two touchdowns.

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Thompson caught three passes for 34 yards and a touchdown in Saturday's 41-21 loss to Washington.

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Thompson (rib) does not have an injury designation ahead of Saturday's game against the Redskins, Mike Jones of The Washington Post reports.

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Thompson (rib) practiced in a limited capacity Wednesday.

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Thompson caught eight passes for 110 yards in Sunday's loss to the Packers.

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Thompson caught two passes for 28 yards in Sunday's 20-17 loss to the Lions.

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Thompson caught two passes for 19 yards Sunday against the 49ers.

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Thompson caught five passes for 44 yards and a touchdown Sunday against the Titans.

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Thompson (leg) is active for Sunday's Week 1 matchup with the Texans, Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

In Thompson's four years in the NFL, he's had 17 receptions for 228 yards. In his first season with the Bears last year, he managed two receptions for 81 yards. With such meager production, Thompson is expected to begin 2016 as a backup to Kevin White at outside receiver. Overall, Thompson's biggest value to the team is his ability as a kick returner, with his 29.2 yard average placing him second in the NFL last year among those with at least 10 returns.

2015

Thompson is a young veteran who has had very brief flashes of potential in his four years in the NFL. He is just hoping to latch onto a roster spot and is unlikely to make any kind of an impact on the Bills' offense in 2015.

2014

Thompson is on the roster bubble, and the Ravens have four wide receivers who are seemingly locks to make the team. The former Florida Gator does have experience returning kicks, but the Ravens still have Jacoby Jones as the likely kick and punt returner.

2013

Thompson is a pure burner with 4.3 speed, and he earned a spot on the Baltimore roster as an undrafted free agent in 2012, despite having a relatively quiet career at the University of Florida. He mostly worked as a kick returner and No. 5 receiver as a rookie, but was displaced from his return role once Jacoby Jones emerged as a threat. Following the departure of Anquan Boldin, Thompson has a chance to compete for the No. 3 receiver role, although he could move up as high as No. 2 if the Ravens want Jones to keep most of his focus on special teams. Tandon Doss enters training camp as the favorite to beat out Thompson and a few other young receivers, but Thompson has consistently drawn high praise from both team officials and the Baltimore media, while Doss lacks high-end athleticism and explosiveness. Thompson probably won't be worth drafting in most leagues, but he could make for an interesting late-round flier in deeper formats.