American football quarterback Skylar John Thompson plays for the National Football League's Miami Dolphins.

He attended Kansas State for his college football career before being selected by the Dolphins in the seventh round of the 2022 NFL Draft.

In 2018, Thompson took over as the primary starter, and by his senior year, he had established himself as one of the finest quarterbacks in Wildcat history.

Skylar Thompson, a native of Missouri, attended Kansas State.

Per 247Sports, Thompson signed with Kansas State over offers from Iowa State, Kansas, Wake Forest and others.

Thompson was a four-star quarterback at Fort Osage high school in Independence, Missouri.

Thompson was the second-ranked player in Missouri and the 10th-ranked dual threat quarterback in the class of 2016.

He was named Missouri Gatorade Player of the Year in 2015 after leading his team to a state title.