Thompson, who is ranked as one of the top 100 receivers in the country according to TheInsiders.com, quickly gives head coach Ted Roof a potential game breaker according to TI analysts.
"This kid is very athletic, and is a taller-longer version of Khari Sharpe," one scout told TDD on Wednesday. "And he might even be faster than him."
As a senior Corey Thompson was the featured wide receiver in the Douglass offense, catching 48 passes for 725 yards and seven touchdowns. While blessed with above average speed, what separates Thompson from other prospects is his athleticism and speed.