Biography of Chris Smith
Chris Smith was a professional footballer from America who died while playing for the Sea Dragons of the XFL.
Chris Smith birth date
Smith was born in February 11th 1992 In the United States of America.
Chris Smith Wife and children
Smith was in a relationship with Petara Cordero and they had one child.
Chris Smith Education
Smith attended West Rowan High School in Mount Ulla in North Carolina in U.S.A
Chris Smith Career
Smith career began when he was still in high school where he recorded 98 tackles and 16.5 sacks. Smith played his college football for the Arkansas Razorbacks. He then joined All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) in 2010 where he managed to play 6 games and scored 3 tackles for the season. During the 2011 season he as a sophomore he appeared in 13 games of three starts and recorded 31 tackles and 3.5 sacks. Smith then joined the junior team in 2012 and appeared in 12 games starting all of them and scored 9.5 tackles and 8.5. The following season in 2013 Smith was a senior in the second team of All-Sotheastern Conference selection.
During the 2014 NFL draft for the Jacksonvile Jaguars he was selected in the fifth round as159th overall where he was released in September and sign to practice squad then in October moved to the active roster.
In 2017 Smith was traded to the Cincinnati Bengals which was at the expense of the 2018 conditional Draft pick. Smith appeared in 16 games and recorded 26 tackles and three sacks which was his highest
During the 2018 season in March Smith signed a deal of three years with the Cleveland Browns where he made 16 appearances of two starts and recorded 21 tackles two passes and a sack. During the 2019 season Smith made 9 appearances and recorded a tackle
Additionally, during the 2020 season Smith signed a one year deal with the Carolina Panthas but was released in July when he then joined Las Vegas Raiders in August 23rd and joined the practice squad the following month. By October he had been moved to the active roster.
During the 2021 season Smith joined the Baltimore Ravens and signed one deal in July signed to the practice squad in September 1st and was released to join the active roster in October
In November 2021 Smith joined Houston Texans at the practice squad and joined the active roster in December
During the 2023 season Smith joined the Seattle Sea Dragons which is a XFL team in March 9th.
Chris Smith Death
Smith was announced dead in April 17th 2023 but the cause out his death not known yet. Smith died at the age of 31.
Chris Smith Net worth
Smith’s net worth was estimated to be around $6million at the time he died