- Third-year running back enters his third NFL season with the Chiefs in 2021.
- Started the first game of his career against the Chargers (1/3/21) and finished with a career-high 110 yards from scrimmage (45 rushing, 65 receiving) and two total touchdowns (one rushing, one receiving).
- In the game vs. Oakland (12/1/19), Thompson scored his first-career touchdown on a three-yard run.
- Selected as the second of two sixth-round picks by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2019 NFL Draft.
- Originally entered the NFL as the second of two sixth-round picks (214th overall) in the 2019 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs.
|17||Chargers||L 21 - 38||14||45||3.2||10||1||7||65||9.3||37||1||1||0|
|16||Falcons||W 17 - 14|
|15||@Saints||W 32 - 29|
|14||@Dolphins||W 33 - 27|
|13||Broncos||W 22 - 16|
|12||@Buccaneers||W 27 - 24|
|11||@Raiders||W 35 - 31|
|9||Panthers||W 33 - 31|
|8||Jets||W 35 - 9||4||3||0.8||2||0||0||0||0|
|3||@Ravens||W 34 - 20||2||11||5.5||10||0||0||0||0||1||1|
|7||@Broncos||W 43 - 16|
|2||@Chargers||W 23 - 20||4||21||5.3||14||0||0||0||0|
|6||@Bills||W 26 - 17||3||17||5.7||11||0|
|1||Texans||W 34 - 20|
|5||Raiders||L 32 - 40|
|4||Patriots||W 26 - 10|
|2019||Kansas City Chiefs||12||0||37||128||3.5||1||9||43||4.8||19||0|
|2020||Kansas City Chiefs||14||1||27||97||3.6||1||7||65||9.3||37||1||2||1|
Darwin Thompson's Big Game vs. Chargers | Pivotal Performance Week 17
RB Darwin Thompson got the start in Week 17 against the Los Angeles Chargers and he took full advantage of the playing time.
Darwin Thompson One-on-One: "I prepare like I'm the starter everyday" | Week 17 vs. Chargers
RB Darwin Thompson reacts to the Chiefs Week 17 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.
Darwin Thompson: "It's opportunity meeting preparation" | Week 17 Press Conference
RB Darwin Thompson speaks with the media following the Week 17 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers
TOUCHDOWN: Darwin Thompson Walks into the End Zone for his Second Score
Kansas City Chiefs' play design sets up running back Darwin Thompson's walk-in touchdown
TOUCHDOWN: Darwin Thompson Punches in First Rushing Score of 2021
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson punches in first rushing touchdown of 2021
Darwin Thompson Weaves his Way for 37-Yard Catch and Run
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson weaves his way for 37-yard catch and run
Darwin Thompson Powers Forward to Convert Key Fourth Down
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson rushes for first down to convert a clutch fourth down
Darwin Thompson: "Competition breeds excellence" | Press Conference 8/19
RB Darwin Thompson speaks with the media following Training Camp practice
Darwin Thompson Hurdles Defender on his First Playoff Carry
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson hurdles a defender on his first playoff carry.
Darwin Thompson Slips Through Arm Tackles for 19-yard Gain
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson catches 19-yard pass from quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Chiefs Visit Kids at The University of Kansas Health System
Sammy Watkins, Darwin Thompson and Elijah McGuire visited with young patients in the hospital on Tuesday
Darwin Thompson Muscles through Raiders Defense for First NFL Touchdown
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson rushes for 4-yard touchdown.
Darwin Thompson Hurdles Defender on 9-yard Rush
Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson rushes for 9-yard gain.
Darwin Thompson: "Come September you're gunna see the real thing"
Running back Darwin Thompson addresses the media following the Chiefs loss to the 49ers in the third preseason game
Darwin Thompson: "I have to show what I can do"
RB Darwin Thompson speaks with the media after the Chiefs victory over the Bengals in preseason Week 1
Darwin Thompson: "This offense stretches you to be a great running back"
Darwin Thompson speaks with the media after the second day of practice at Chiefs Camp.
Darwin Thompson: "I make a lot of people miss"
Darwin Thompson speaks with the media on Day 2 of Rookie Minicamp