GS: 0 | GP: 7 | Snaps: 92 Season in review: Thompson, a fourth-round pick in 2012 and a hard-hitting safety while in college, played solely on special teams last season before he was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. Signature moment: Thompson did not play a snap on defense during the regular season, but he made 10 tackles in four preseason games and forced a fumble with a hit on Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell. Stat that stands out: zero -- tackles on defensive or special teams, according to Pro Football Focus. Pro Football Focus grade: 0.0 as a defender | -1.0 on special teams. Outlook for 2013 and beyond: Thompson has been suspended for the first four games of 2013 for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, something that certainly won't help him if he wants to replace Bernard Pollard at strong safety. Thompson learned from Ed Reed and Pollard last year, which hopefully helped him get a grasp of the defense. The 22-year-old has an intriguing mix of speed and physically, but the Ravens will likely draft another young safety to compete with Thompson and others.
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