Biography: Junior college transfer started seven games last season, totaling 37 tackles/9 tackles for loss/5.5 sacks. Played in four games as a junior and had 14/4/3.
Positives: Relatively athletic defensive end who has shown pass rushing skills the past two years. Intense, breaks down well and displays good quickness. Plays with good pad level, displays solid movement skills and has the ability to get off blocks using hand technique. Stays with the action and makes positive plays.
Negatives: Possesses a thin build and easily controlled at the point of attack. Marginally productive on the college level with minimal experience against top competition.
Analysis: Smith has shown plenty of flash the past two seasons and is a hardworking, intelligent defensive prospect.
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