Acquired: Signed as a free agent on Jan. 26, 2012.
2012: (Edmonton) Thompson played in 17 games (17 starts). He was placed on the 9-game injured list prior to Week 18. He is the Eskimos nominee for the CFL's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman. He changed his number from no.54 to no.50 prior to Week 4.
College/Personal: Thompson played in 46 career games (27 starts) for the Duke Blue Devils. He collected 141 career tackles including 16.0 tackles for loss and 3.5 quarterback sacks.