Player Profile

Steve Smith

Rating: 9.00 / 10
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star-disabled
based on 2 ratings.
Steve Smith
Personal info
Team history
fan club
Steve Smith has 1 fan Join fanclub!

Wide receiver Steve Smith was the 51st pick overall in the 2007 NFL Draft. He was selected by the New York Giants in the second-round after playing his college football for the University of Southern California (USC).

In college, he was named an All-American in 2006 by CBS Sportsline and a First-team All-Pac 10 (2006). In 2006, his teammates voted him USC’s MVP. He was a member of the 2007 New York Giants Super Bowl XLII Championship team.

In his first season with the Giants, the wideout appeared in five games, grabbing eight balls for 65 yards. He made four first downs and had no touchdowns. At five-foot-eleven and 197 pounds, Smith is undersized for the NFL, which could limited his playing time. He’s also not as speedy as many defenders, which could certainly hurt him. As a player, Smith possesses fine focus and soft hands. He moves well, using his balance and smooth moves to allude tacklers. His routes are clean and sharp. Off the line, he has a hefty initial burst, and he utilizes his quickness to create separation between himself and defenders. Because he is undersized, durability is an issue as is his ability to block.

What's your take? Write a comment (0 comments)

Your name:
Human verification test: (signup or login to skip this)

:D :) :( :o :shock: :?
8) :lol: :x :P oops: :cry:
:evil: :twisted: :roll: :wink: :!: :?:
:idea: :arrow: :| :mrgreen:

Related news & articles

  • NFL Power Rankings (Week 17) NFL Power Rankings (Week 17)

    Wednesday December 30

    Going out with a bang seems like a New York Giants kind of thing to do but while playing their final home game in Giants Stadium, someone must have misread the script. More

  • arizona cardinals kurt warner

    NFC Division Playoffs: Cardinals Vs. Panthers

    Thursday January 8

    On Saturday, January 10, 2009 at 8:15 PM, the Wild-Card winning and NFC West championship Arizona Cardinals will meet the Panthers of Carolina in a NFC Divisional Playoff game. More