Photo of Mykkele Thompson
Drafted By: Giants
  • Round 5
  • Pick 8
  • Overall 144

Draft Analysis:

Thompson plays with more range than his measurables suggest. He's not flashy, but the Giants can utilize him in nickel/dime alignments as a depth DB. --Mark Dulgerian

  • 6'2" Height
  • 191LBS. Weight


Appeared in every game (52) during his four seasons with the Longhorns.

Pro Day Results

40-yard dash: 4.47 and 4.48 seconds
Vertical jump: 36 inches
Broad jump: 10 feet, 6 inches
Short shuttle: 4.46 seconds
3-cone: 6.97 seconds
Bench: 18 reps of 225 pounds



Versatile and can play corner and safety. Has good length and is a plus athlete.


Lacks bulk and strength and was a very inconsistent tackler who didn't always take good angles.
-Lance Zierlein
Grade Title
9.00-10 Once-in-lifetime player
8.00-8.99 Perennial All-Pro
7.50-7.99 Future All-Pro
7.00-7.49 Pro Bowl-caliber player
6.50-6.99 Chance to become Pro Bowl-caliber player
6.00-6.49 Should become instant starter
5.50-5.99 Chance to become NFL starter
5.20-5.49 NFL backup or special teams potential
5.01-5.19 Better-than-average chance to make NFL roster
5.00 50-50 Chance to make NFL roster
4.75-4.99 Should be in an NFL training camp
4.50-4.74 Chance to be in an NFL training camp
No Grade Likely needs time in developmental league.