Jack Thompson's football career began at Evergreen High School and included Washington State University and stints with the Cincinnati Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
White Center's most famous Quarterback Jack Thompson at SSCC Tuesday
White Center's own, WSU quarterback legend Jack “The Throwin’ Samoan” Thompson will make an appearance at South Seattle Community College for a discussion about his football career, life after football and his roots in White Center.
Thompson graduated from Evergreen High School, then went on to Washington State University where his football career blossomed. He became the most prolific passer in NCAA history. His professional career includes time with the Cincinnati Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. After his football career, Thompson came back to Seattle and became a mortgage banker, as well as a volunteer quarterbacks coach at Ballard High School.
He will be in the Olympic Hall Theater on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 from 1 – 2PM.