Rod Smith (Canadian football)
|Date of birth||February 8, 1925|
|Place of birth||Guelph, Ontario |
|Date of death||December 11, 2016|
|Place of death||Waterloo, Ontario|
|College||University of Toronto|
|1947||Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers|
|Honors||1949 - Grey Cup Champion|
A graduate of University of Toronto, Smith played at least one year with the Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers, and then took 1948 off from football (to work in South Africa). He joined the Montreal Alouettes in 1949 and was part of the Larks first Grey Cup championship. He worked as a civil engineer while playing with the Als.
After retiring from the CLF, he worked as a civil engineer in Colombia.