Chiefs DE B.J. Thompson Hospitalized After Suffering Seizure & Cardiac Arrest

According to Adam Teicher, Chiefs DE BJ Thompson was rushed to a hospital on Thursday. 

B.J. Thompson

Tom Pelissero reports Kansas City canceled all team activities after Thompson suffered a seizure during a special teams meeting and went into cardiac arrest. 

Pelissero notes Thompson is currently in stable condition. 

Thompson, 25, is a former fifth-round pick by the Chiefs in the 2023 NFL Draft out of Stephen F. Austin. 

He’s entering the second year of a four-year, $4,111,652 rookie contract and is set to make a base salary of $915,000 in 2024. 

In 2023, Thompson appeared in one game and recorded two tackles. 

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