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Juwan Thompson
RB #40
Height:
5-11
Weight:
225
Age:
23
College:
Duke
Hometown:
Fairburn, GA
Experience:
2
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 54 272 5 47 3 4 25 6.3 14 0 1 0
2014 DEN 15 0 54 272 5 47 3 4 25 6.3 14 0 1 0

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Bio

• A second-year running back who played 15 regular-season games as a rookie in 2014 and rushed for 272 yards on 54 carries (5.0 avg.) after making the Broncos’ 53-man roster as a college free agent.

• Became the first undrafted rookie since 2006 to record multiple rushing touchdowns in a game with his two-touchdown performance against San Diego on Oct. 23, 2014.

• Appeared in 49 career games (24 starts) for Duke University and totaled 274 rushes for 1,244 yards (4.5 avg.) with nine touchdowns.

• Played all 14 games (4 starts) as a senior for the Blue Devils in 2013 and recorded 355 rushing yards on 64 attempts (5.4 avg.) with one touchdown.

• Entered the NFL with Denver as a college free agent on May 12, 2014.


• A second-year running back who played 15 regular-season games as a rookie in 2014 and rushed for 272 yards on 54 carries (5.0 avg.) after making the Broncos’ 53-man roster as a college free agent.

• Became the first undrafted rookie since 2006 to record multiple rushing touchdowns in a game with his two-touchdown performance against San Diego on Oct. 23, 2014.

• Appeared in 49 career games (24 starts) for Duke University and totaled 274 rushes for 1,244 yards (4.5 avg.) with nine touchdowns.

• Played all 14 games (4 starts) as a senior for the Blue Devils in 2013 and recorded 355 rushing yards on 64 attempts (5.4 avg.) with one touchdown.

• Entered the NFL with Denver as a college free agent on May 12, 2014.


CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Denver as a college free agent 5/12/14.

2014: Thompson, who entered the NFL with Denver as a college free agent on May 12, played 15 regular- season games and totaled 272 yards on 54 carries (5.0 avg.) with three touchdowns... Recorded his first career rushing touchdown in the fourth quarter vs. Ari. (10/5)... Notched the first multiple-touchdown game of his career vs. S.D. (10/23) to become the NFL’s first undrafted rookie to accomplish that feat since 2006... Posted a career-high 10 carries for 39 yards (3.9 avg.) at K.C. (11/30)... Led the team with a personal-best 63 yards on four carries (15.8 avg.) vs. Buf. (12/7).

COLLEGE: Thompson appeared in 49 career games (24 starts) for Duke University and totaled 274 rushes for 1,244 yards (4.5 avg.) with nine touchdowns... Added 56 receptions for 397 yards (7.1 avg.) with three scores and 15 kickoff returns for 326 yards (21.7 avg.)... Totaled career highs in rushing attempts (110), rushing yards (457) and rushing touchdowns (7) during his sophomore campaign in 2011 and was named the recipient of the school’s Bob Pascal Award as the Most Outstanding Offensive Back.

PERSONAL: Thompson attended Woodward Academy in Atlanta, where he rushed for 1,622 yards and 22 touchdowns as a senior to earn honorable mention all-state honors... Majored in sociology with a minor in education at Duke... Juwan Thompson was born on May 13, 1992, in Atlanta.

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