The Miami Dolphins announced they signed their two seventh-round draft picks out of linebacker Cameron Goode and quarterback Skylar Thompson early Friday morning before the start of the rookie minicamp.
On the third day of the draft on April 30, out of California, Goode was selected with the number 224 pick, and Thompson, the Kansas state signal-caller, was picked on 247.
Goode was a three-year starter for the Golden Bears, earning second-team All-Pac-12 honors as a graduate student in 2021. In his college career, Good made a total of 170 tackles, 21 sacks, two interceptions, 12 passes defended, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.
Thompson, who will be a 25-year-old rookie until June 4, was a four-year starter for the Wildcats, where he became the only player in school history with more than 6,000 career passing and 1,000 rushing yards. He started 40 career games, totaling 7,134 passing yards and 42 passing touchdowns, while including 1087 rushing yards and 26 rushing touchdowns.
The Dolphins have two other rookies from their smaller draft class yet to be signed, third-round linebacker Channing Tindall, a Georgia Product, and fourth-round wide receiver Eric Ezukanma from Texas Tech.
Miami also announced on Friday that it has signed 14 unfinished free agents: offensive lineman Blaise Andries, defensive lineman Owen Carney, offensive lineman Ty Cleary, tight end Tanner Conner, offensive lineman Kellen Dish, cornerback Eliza Hamilton, punter Tommy Heatherley. , leaving linebacker Deandre Johnson, cornerback Kader Kohou, safety Veron McKinley, wide receiver Breylon Sanders, defensive lineman Ben Still, Zacquandre White and defensive lineman Jordan Williams.