|Born:||February 10, 1993|
Los Angeles, California
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||213 lb (97 kg)|
|High school:||Calipatria (CA)|
|NFL Draft:||2015 / Round: 5 / Pick: 150|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Cedric Thompson (born February 10, 1993) is a former American football safety. He played college football at Minnesota.
Born in Los Angeles, Thompson grew up in Bombay Beach, California. He has two siblings, brother Tedric and sister Cedrinae. He became one of the primary subjects of the 2011 documentary Bombay Beach directed by Alma Har'el. He later cited boredom in Bombay Beach as his inspiration for pro football.
He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft.
On January 12, 2016, the Patriots signed Thompson to their practice squad after he was not offered a futures contract with Miami. On January 26, 2016, Thompson signed a futures contract with the New England Patriots.
On August 21, 2016, Thompson was released by the Patriots.
On October 25, 2016, Thompson was signed to the Vikings' practice squad. He was released by the Vikings on November 26, 2016 and was re-signed again to the practice squad on December 5, 2016. He signed a reserve/futures contract with the Vikings on January 2, 2017. On May 4, 2017, he was waived by the Vikings.
On July 31, 2017, Thompson signed with the Cincinnati Bengals. He was waived on August 19, 2017.
On May 13, 2018, he announced his retirement from professional football in a YouTube video on his channel.
On July 13, 2016 Thompson married his college sweetheart Charlotte Annabelle Paguyo, whom he met while attending the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis. On Thursday August 3, 2017, the Thompsons welcomed daughter Madeline Parker Thompson. The family currently resides in Minneapolis.
Thompson is the brother of Tedric Thompson, who was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2017 NFL Draft who last played for the Cleveland browns.
Thompson has a YouTube channel that he started on September 29, 2016 called asCEDbyme; In which he focuses on family, faith, football, & film.