Ron Smith (wide receiver)

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Ron Smith
Date of birth: (1956-11-20) November 20, 1956 (age 57)
Place of birth: Lakeland, Florida
Career information
Position(s): Wide receiver
College: San Diego State
NFL Draft: 1978 / Round: 2 / Pick: 53
As player:
Los Angeles Rams
San Diego Chargers
Philadelphia Eagles
Oakland Invaders-USFL
Career stats
Playing stats at

Ronnie Bernard Smith (born November 20, 1956 in Lakeland, Florida) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League for six seasons for the Los Angeles Rams, the San Diego Chargers, and the Philadelphia Eagles. He scored a touchdown in Super Bowl XIV.

After his NFL career, Smith signed with the Oakland Invaders of the United States Football League in 1984. Smith played in 6 games, starting 5 and caught 9 passes for 107 yards and 1 TD before being placed on injured reserve on May 30, 1984. Smith was released by the Invaders following the 1984 campaign.