Team

Kenbrell Thompkins
WR #85
Height:
6-1
Weight:
195
College:
Cincinnati
Hometown:
Miami, Fla.
Experience:
3
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 33 70 893 12.8 27.1 50 4 12 3 41 0
2015 NYJ 7 17 165 9.7 23.6 43 0 2 1 7 0
2014 OAK 12 15 209 13.9 17.4 50 0 2 1 10 0
2014 NE 2 6 53 8.8 26.5 16 0 0 0 3 0
2013 NE 12 32 466 14.6 38.8 49 4 8 1 21 0
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 33 2 0.1 5 2.5 0.2 0 7 0 -- 0 0 0
2015 NYJ 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 OAK 12 2 0.2 5 2.5 0.4 0 7 0 -- 0 0 0
2014 NE 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 NE 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 33 4 60 15 21 0 1 0 0 0
2015 NYJ 7 1 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0
2014 OAK 12 3 43 14.3 21 0 1 0 0 0
2014 NE 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 NE 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 33 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2015 NYJ 7 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2014 OAK 12 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 NE 2 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 NE 12 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --

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Signed by New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent, May 3, 2013…Waived by Patriots, Oct. 4, 2014…Claimed via waivers by Oakland Raiders, Oct. 6, 2014.

Signed by New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent, May 3, 2013…Waived by Patriots, Oct. 4, 2014…Claimed via waivers by Oakland Raiders, Oct. 6, 2014.

AT A GLANCE

  • Played in 12 games with six starts for the Raiders in 2014 after appearing in two games for the New England Patriots in September.
  • In 26 career games, has tallied 53 receptions for 728 yards (13.7 avg.) and four TDs.
  • Registered three receptions for 41 yards and two TDs, the first of his career, Sept. 22, 2013 vs. TB, becoming the first undrafted rookie receiver to catch two TDs in a game since Blair White in 2010 (Ind.).
  • Graduated from the University of Cincinnati in December 2012 with a degree in criminal justice.

CAREER: Has played in 26 regular season games with 15 starts…Has 53 career receptions for 728 yards (13.7 avg.) and four TDs…Owner of two career rushing attempts for five yards, with a long run of seven yards…Joined the Raiders in October 2014 after being waived by New England…Played in 14 games in 2014, two with the Patriots and 12 with Oakland…Finished his sophomore campaign with 21 catches for 262 yards (12.5 avg.)…In his 2013 rookie season, set single-game highs in receptions (six) and receiving yards (127) and scored a TD at Atlanta (Sept. 29, 2013), becoming just the second Patriots rookie free agent (WR Wes Moore) with over 100 receiving yards in a game…Registered three receptions for 41 yards and two TDs, the first of his career, in a Week 3 win vs. Tampa Bay (Sept. 22, 2013), becoming the first undrafted rookie wide receiver to catch two TDs in a game since Blair White in 2010 with Indianapolis.

2014 (with NE and Oak.): Claimed via waivers from New England on Oct. 6 after appearing in two games for the Patriots...Totaled 15 catches for 209 yards (13.9 avg.) in 12 games with the Raiders...(9/7) at Mia.: Opened the season with the Patriots and caught five of the 10 passes thrown his way for 37 yards…(9/21) vs. Oak.: Recorded one reception for 16 yards against the Raiders in his final game as a Patriot…(10/12) vs. SD: Made Raiders debut, playing two snaps on offense...(10/19) vs. Ari.: Made first start as a Raider...Targeted once but did not record a reception...(10/26) at Cle.: Caught first passes in the Silver and Black, finishing with four receptions for 34 yards (6.8 avg.) with a long of 15 yards...Recorded first career rushing attempt, a 7-yard gain...(11/2) at Sea.: Targeted twice, finishing the game with one catch for eight yards...(11/9) vs. Den.: Started and attempted one rush around the left end for -2 yards...(11/16) at SD: Started and caught two passes for a season-high 47 yards (23.5 avg.), including a 35-yard reception...(11/30) at StL.: Caught two passes for 28 yards (14.0 avg.) with a long of 18 yards...(12/14) at KC: Targeted six times but did not record a reception...(12/21) vs. Buf.: Started as the third wide receiver and led the team in receiving with five receptions for a season-high 90 yards (18.0 avg.)...Hauled in a career-long 50-yard bomb from QB Derek Carr in the first quarter, bringing the Raiders to the Bills’ 4-yard line...(12/28) at Den.: Started at wide receiver and contributed one catch for two yards.

2013 (with NE): Played in 12 regular season games with eight starts, totaling 32 receptions for 466 yards and four TDs…(9/8) at Buf.: Made his NFL debut at wide receiver, posting three receptions for 42 yards…(9/22) vs. TB: Registered three receptions for 41 yards and two TDs, the first of his career, becoming the first undrafted rookie wide receiver to catch two TDs in a game since Blair White (Ind.) in 2010…(9/29) at Atl.: Finished with career highs in receptions (six) and receiving yards (127), with a career-long reception of 49 yards, and scored a TD, becoming just the second Patriots rookie free agent (WR Wes Moore) to go over 100 yards receiving during a game in his rookie season…(10/13) vs. NO: Totaled three receptions for 45 yards, including the game-winning 17-yard TD reception with five seconds left…(11/18) at Car.: Posted two receptions for 60 yards, including a 37-yard catch and run to the Panthers 1-yard line that led to a TD…Postseason: (1/11/14) vs. Ind.: Played in his first postseason game, leaving in the second half with a head injury and did not return.

COLLEGE: A junior college transfer from El Camino Community College in Torrance, Calif., played two seasons at the University of Cincinnati…Briefly attended Palomar Community College in San Marcos, Calif., in 2008…Finished his career with 78 receptions for 1,077 yards and four TDs…As a senior, caught 34 passes for 541 yards and two TDs in 13 games…His 15.9 yards per reception average was fifth highest in the Big East…Totaled 44 receptions for 536 yards in 13 games as a junior in 2011…Sat out the 2010 season after transferring…Earned a degree in criminal justice.

PERSONAL: Attended Miami (Fla.) Northwestern High School…His cousin, Antonio Brown, is a receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers…Has a brother, Kendal, who plays for the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League.

Recent Videos

  • Wk 16 Can't-Miss Play: Thompkins Sets Up TD

    Posted Dec 21, 2014

    Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr shows off his strong arm with this 50-yard deep ball to receiver Kenbrell Thompkins.

  • Thompkins Talks About Play

    Posted Nov 18, 2014

    WR Kenbrell Thompkins talks about his 35-yard catch that set up a late field goal at San Diego and what more he can do to help the team.

  • Thompkins Contributes

    Posted Oct 27, 2014

    A week after seeing his first significant playing time, WR Kenbrell Thompkins made his first major contributions to the Raiders offense since joining the team.

  • Q2 Thompkins makes one-handed grab

    Posted Oct 26, 2014

    Oakland Raiders wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins snags a 15-yard reception with one hand from quarterback Derek Carr.

  • Thompkins Sees Increased Snaps

    Posted Oct 22, 2014

    WR Kenbrell Thompkins spoke to Raiders.com after Wednesday's practice and discussed his increasing role in the offense as he finds his way.