Thompson (undisclosed) cleared waivers and reverted to injured reserve, according to the league's transaction log.
Thompson was waived earlier this week with an injury designation, but it still isn't certain what the linebacker is dealing with. In any case, the Ole Miss product will spend the remainder of the 2018 season on IR unless he and the Rams agree to an injury settlement.
Thompson (undisclosed) was waived with an injury designation Monday, Alden Gonzalez of ESPN reports.
It isn't clear what sort of injury Thompson is dealing with. The fourth-year linebacker will revert to injured reserve if he passes through waivers unclaimed.
The Rams promoted Thompson to their 53-man roster Saturday.
With Connor Barwin (arm) out Sunday the Rams called up Thompson to their active roster in order to improve depth at outside linebacker. He is likely to back up Samson Ebukam in the team's Week 13 matchup versus the Cardinals.
Thompson (ankle) is expected to be sidelined for a few weeks, Gary Klein of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Previous reports indicated that Thompson was dealing with a knee issue but it actually appears that his ankle is what is bothering him at the moment. Thompson's roster spot seems like it could be in jeopardy given his absence, but that's more speculation than anything else.
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