Justin Smiley

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Justin Smiley
Justin Smiley.jpg
Smiley with the Dolphins in 2009
No. 65, 66
Position: Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-11-11) November 11, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth: Ellabell, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school: Brooklet (GA) Southeast Bulloch
College: Alabama
NFL draft: 2004 / Round: 2 / Pick: 46
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 88
Games started: 78
Stats at NFL.com

Justin Smiley (born November 11, 1981 in Ellabell, Georgia) is a former American football guard. He was originally drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Alabama.

He was a member of the Miami Dolphins, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Oakland Raiders.

Professional career[edit]

On February 29, 2008 he was the first player of the 2008 offseason to sign with another team as an unrestricted free agent. He signed a five-year, $25 million contract with $9 million guaranteed with the Miami Dolphins. He was traded to the Jaguars on May 24, 2010.

On July 28, 2011, Smiley was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars.[1] Smiley signed with the Oakland Raiders on August 2. He announced his retirement on August 6.

Coaching career[edit]

On September 18, 2011, Smiley returned to Alabama as a coach. Smiley has since decided against coaching.

Personal[edit]

Smiley has two sons and a daughter and he is the son of Jerry Smiley and Terri White.[2]

Smiley is now working for the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rosenthal, Gregg. "Release Tracker". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved 29 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Miami Dolphins bio

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