|No. 90 Calgary Stampeders|
|Date of birth||September 19, 1991|
|Place of birth||Scarborough, Ontario|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||300 lb (140 kg)|
|High school||Birchmont Park Collegiate Institute|
|CFL draft||2014 / Round: 1 / Pick: 7|
|Drafted by||Calgary Stampeders|
|Career highlights and awards|
Quinn Smith (born September 19, 1991) is a Canadian professional gridiron football defensive lineman currently playing for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL). Prior to being drafted into the CFL, he played Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) football for the Concordia Stingers.
In 2013, his final year at Concordia, Smith played offensive guard in addition to playing his usual defensive tackle. He was named the Stingers' 2013 football MVP and top defensive lineman by the team.
Smith impressed the scouts with at the 2014 CFL Combine in March. He had not been ranked on the CFL Scouting Bureau's winter scouting report, but he was listed as the number 4 prospect after the combine.
Smith was selected in the first round of the 2014 CFL draft, seventh overall, by the Stampeders, and was later signed to their roster. In his first three seasons in the CFL Smith was primarily utilized as a rotational player on the defensive line. He appeared in 38 games, contributing 26 tackles and 8 quarterback sacks. In September 2016 he was suspended for violating the leagues drug policy after testing positive for a banned substance (Methandienone). Following the 2016 CFL season he was re-signed by the Stampeders in January 2017; about a month before becoming a free agent.
- Mingo, Rita (27 June 2014), "Old-school Quinn Smith brings offensive experience to the defensive line", Calgary Herald, retrieved 8 Sep 2014
- "Quinn Smith named football MVP". Concordia University Athletics. 2 February 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
- Penton, Kirk (24 April 2014). "Could RedBlacks pick Quinn Smith first overall in CFL draft?". Winnipeg Sun. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
- "Quinn Smith receives 3-game suspension for violating drug policy". CFL.ca. 2016-09-09. Retrieved 2017-01-04.
- "Calgary Stampeders re-sign Quinn Smith, Kamar Jorden". Calgary Herald. 2017-01-04. Retrieved 2017-01-04.
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