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The Reaction: Miami Dolphins Select QB Skylar Thompson with No. 247 Pick

With the No. 247 pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins select QB Skylar Thompson from Kansas State University.

Thompson is a 6'2" 217lb quarterback from Independence, MO. In 2021, Thompson started in 9 games for Kansas State and had a career-high 69.5 completion percentage. He was named 2022 Texas Bowl MVP with 259 passing yards and three touchdowns in a win over LSU.

Thompson is also a Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Semifinalist (2021) and an Honorable Mention All-Big 12 (2019). He is the only player in Kansas State history with 6,000 career passing yards and 1,000 career rushing yards.

More analysis and information on Thompson joining the Dolphins will be shared in the days to come.

In the meantime, check out Twitter's reaction to Thompson joining the team:

To learn more about Thompson, view his roster page.

Some information provided by NFL Research.

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