Biography: Full-time starter the past two seasons after seeing extensive action with the first team as a freshman.
Positives: Wide-bodied blocker who moves relatively well on his feet. Quickly sets up off the snap. Displays the ability to pull across the line of scrimmage and block in motion. Plays with good lean, pad level and stays square. Keeps his feet moving and keeps the defender in front of him. Explosive at the point of attack. Keeps his head on a swivel and works well with linemates.
Negatives: Lacks dominant strength and the ability to finish blocks. Gets overwhelmed at the point of attack despite his size. Must improve his blocking balance.
Analysis: Smith has flashed skill the past two seasons and possesses the size and ability to play at the next level if he develops his game and learns the details of his position.
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