Proving people wrong
Back and knee injuries have not swayed Thompson's NFL goals
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- If next month's NFL draft comes and goes, and Chris Thompson never hears his name called, he'll be disappointed, but not deterred.
He's optimistic, as always, but the reality of consecutive season-ending injuries is difficult to ignore. Thompson knows why teams might view him as a risky investment, but he just doesn't agree with them.
"I understand the situation," Thompson said. "It may be a little disappointing if I don't get my name called on draft day, but ...
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