Irv Smith

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Irv Smith
No. 82
Tight End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1971-10-13) October 13, 1971 (age 43)
Place of birth: Trenton, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 269 lb (122 kg)
Career information
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 1 / Pick: 20
Debuted in 1993 for the New Orleans Saints
Last played in 1999 for the Cleveland Browns
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receptions 183
Receiving yards 1,788
Receiving TDs 15
Stats at NFL.com

Irvin Martin Smith (born October 13, 1971 in Trenton, New Jersey) is a former American football player who was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1993 NFL Draft. He played high school football for Pemberton Township High School, a small public school located in Pemberton Township in South Jersey a few miles from Fort Dix/McGuire Air Force Base. Irving Fryar coached youth league here. Irv Smith is the first football prospect from Pemberton Township High School to be drafted into the NFL (followed by Johnnie Troutman, 2006 PTHS graduate, whom became Right Guard starter for the San Diego Chargers in 2014). A 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m), 262 lb (119 kg). tight end, he went on to star at the University of Notre Dame. He never translated his college success into the professional ranks. Smith played in seven NFL seasons from 1993 to 1999.

Smith is currently Co-hosting a Sports radio show "EZ Sports Talk" along with his older brother and former tight-end for the Atlanta Falcons Edward (EZ) Smith in Phoenix, AZ.

Career receiving statistics[edit]

Year Team Games Receptions Yards Yards per Reception Longest Reception Touchdowns First Downs Fumbles Fumbles Lost
1993 NO 16 16 180 11.3 23 2 12 1 1
1994 NO 16 41 330 8.0 19 3 17 0 0
1995 NO 16 45 466 10.4 43 3 24 1 1
1996 NO 7 15 144 9.6 37 0 6 0 0
1997 NO 11 17 180 10.6 25 1 8 1 1
1998 SF 16 25 266 10.6 25 5 17 0 0
1999 CLE 13 24 222 9.3 22 1 13 0 0
Career 95 183 1,788 9.8 43 15 97 3 3

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Irv Smith Stats". ESPN Internet Ventures. Retrieved 27 May 2014. 

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