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Chris Thompson

Washington Redskins
Running Back

Ht: 5.7 | Wt: 193

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Redskins | Chris Thompson taking it slow

Wed, 23 Mar 2016 19:42:19 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (shoulder) is recovering from shoulder surgery, and head coach Jay Gruden said Wednesday, March 23, that Thompson might not be ready for the start of training camp.

Fantasy Tip: Thompson is working his way back and could be the No. 2 in D.C. with Alfred Morris moving on to the Dallas Cowboys. He could be worth a look in the later rounds of fantasy leagues which reward points per reception (PPR).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - John Keim

Redskins | Chris Thompson had surgery

Fri, 18 Mar 2016 09:37:56 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (shoulder) is rehabbing from shoulder surgery and is hopeful to be ready for training camp.

Fantasy Tip: Thompson could slot in behind Matt Jones and be worth consideration in the later stages of PPR drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNWashington.com - Tarik El-Bashir

Redskins | Chris Thompson returns to 'Skins

Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:12:55 -0700

Washington Redskins exclusive-rights free-agent RB Chris Thompson signed his tender offer Thursday, March 17. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Fantasy Tip: With Alfred Morris unlikely to return to this backfield, Thompson should have a much bigger role alongside Matt Jones in D.C. The second-year back had 35 carries for 216 yards and 35 catches for 240 yards and two touchdowns last year in 13 games. He's more valuable in point-per-reception formats, and he could have RB3/flex value in those setups.

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Redskins | Tender offers to three free agents

Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:04:35 -0800

The Washington Redskins tendered offers to exclusive-rights free-agent LB Will Compton, RB Chris Thompson and P Tress Way Friday, March 4. All three figure to be in the team's plans for next season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - John Keim

Redskins | Washington could add running back

Sun, 31 Jan 2016 11:11:14 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Alfred Morris may not return next season, as previously reported, which could lead the Redskins to draft a running back or sign a free-agent running back, according to CSNWashington.com's Rich Tandler. Tandler said depth is needed at the position and that RBs Chris Thompson and Silas Redd are both coming off injuries and aren't workhorse backs.

Fantasy Tip: Matt Jones would likely be the heir apparent if Morris leaves. Jones showed flashes of starting ability in his rookie season, but he may not be the answer the Redskins are looking for. There's still plenty of time for this situation to play out, though, so stay tuned.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNWashington.com - Rich Tandler

Redskins | Chris Thompson has successful surgery

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:54:43 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (shoulder) underwent successful surgery Wednesday, Jan. 27, on the torn labrum in his left shoulder. He is expected to be ready for the start of training camp.

Fantasy Tip: Thompson could have an increased role next season, particularly in the passing game, if Alfred Morris does not return to Washington. He came through whenever the Redskins were behind and needed to pass last season. Keep him on your sleeper radar in PPR formats.

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Redskins | Chris Thompson to have surgery

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:06:17 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (shoulder) will undergo surgery on his left shoulder to repair a torn labrum Wednesday, Jan. 27. He injured the shoulder in Week 13 and finished the season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Washington Times - Anthony Gulizia

Redskins | Chris Thompson totals 114 yards

Sun, 10 Jan 2016 18:39:58 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (shoulder, toe) rushed once for 25 yards in the NFC Wild Card Game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 10, and he added eight receptions for 89 yards. The production was nice considering he entered with a sore toe and a torn labrum in his shoulder.

Fantasy Tip: Thompson has tremendous hands out of the backfield for Kirk Cousins, and he might be a decent late-round add for fantasy players in PPR (points per reception) formats in 2016.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNWashington.com - Tarik El-Bashir

Redskins | Friday injury report for Week 18

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 13:24:10 -0800

Washington Redskins CB Quinton Dunbar (quadriceps), S Dashon Goldson (shoulder, rib) and LB Perry Riley (foot) are questionable for the wild-card game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 10. DE Jason Hatcher (neck, knee), S Jeron Johnson (chest), CB Dashaun Phillips (neck), RB Chris Thompson (toe) and OT Trent Williams (knee) are probable. Dunbar, Goldson, Hatcher and Riley were limited in practice Friday, Jan. 8, while Johnson, Phillips, Thompson and Williams practiced in full. DT Chris Z. Baker (non-injury) was removed from the report.

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Redskins | Matt Jones iffy for Sunday

Thu, 07 Jan 2016 16:48:59 -0800

Washington Redskins RB Matt Jones (hip) was limited in practice for the second straight day Thursday, Jan. 7, and he said that he "probably" wouldn't be able to play if the team's game was on Thursday. "I can run and do drills, but certain moves, I can't make," Jones said. "I'm still trying to find if I can play through it or not. If I do a cut and feel it, I'm going to try to see if I can push through it and tolerate it to see." RB Pierre Thomas was used as the backup to RB Alfred Morris the last two weeks, while RB Chris Thompson also saw limited work. Head coach Jay Gruden expects to make a decision on Jones either Friday, Jan. 8, or Saturday, Jan. 9.

Fantasy Tip: Jones ($3,600, 7.2% of cap) is extremely risky on FantasyScore. He hasn't played in the last two weeks, and the 'Skins play the last game of wild-card weekend. Alfred Morris ($5,700, 11.4% of cap) gains some intrigue as an under-the-radar play as a result. Thomas ($3,300, 6.6% of cap) and Thompson ($2,900, 5.8% of cap) are stabs in the dark as deep sleepers.

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