2018 NFL Draft

Jared Smith, DT

School: New Hampshire  |  Conference: COL
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Greencastle, PA
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 302 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
2012 Season
Competed in Texas vs the Nation All-Star Game... named College Sports Journal FCS All-America... named ECAC D-I FCS All-Star... named to The Sports Network All-America Third Team... tabbed to Beyond Sports Network All-America Third Team... named to All-New England Team... named to All-CAA First Team and College Sports Madness All-CAA First Team... team leader with nine tackles for loss, four sacks and three blocked kicks... two forced fumbles tied for second in CAA... blocked two kicks, including FG that was returned by Steven Thames 65 yards for a UNH TD in loss to Towson on Nov. 17... registered third career blocked kick with blocked FG in win at Rhode Island on Oct. 27... posted career-high three pass breakups in win at Maine on Oct. 20.

Named CFPA Defensive Lineman of Week Honorable Mention after making career highs with two sacks and five solo tackles at Georgia State on Oct. 6; added third career forced fumble... recorded five tackles, three solo, against Minnesota on Sept. 8... made two tackles, forced fumble and applied QB pressure that led to interception in win at Holy Cross... named to inaugural Senior Bowl Watch List... named Phil Steele's Preseason All-CAA Honorable Mention; ranked publication's preseason No. 23 defensive tackle nationally.

2011 Season
Started in all 12 games at defensive tackle... his 43 tackles ranked second among 'Cats defensive linemen... posted 21 solo stops, 5.5 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks and a blocked kick... posted multiple tackles in all 12 games... made eight tackles, including career-high six assisted stops, in NCAA second-round playoff defeat at Montana State... set career highs with nine tackles and four solo tackles in win over Maine... notched sack in win over James Madison... recorded half sack and pass breakup in win at Richmond... notched first sack of season in win at Lehigh and blocked a PAT attempt.
2010 Season
Received 2010-11 CAA Commissioner's Academic Award... played in all 13 games, recording 38 tackles, eight solo... started five of last six games at DT... had 7.5 tackles for loss, tied for most among interior linemen (Mailloux)... registered four sacks, tied for second-most on team (Evans, Jenkins, Mailloux)... notched one blocked kick... made three tackles in NCAA D-I quarterfinal loss at No. 5 Delaware... amassed five tackles and a half sack in second-round playoff win at No. 13 Bethune-Cookman... had two tackles, including a sack, in win over Towson... made one stop in win at No. 9 Villanova... produced two tackles, including a half sack, in loss to No. 4 William & Mary... made five tackles, including 1.5 sacks, in victory over UMass in inaugural Colonial Clash at Gillette Stadium... collected four tackles in win at No. 6 James Madison... notched career-high six tackles, with a half sack, in Homecoming win against No. 11 Richmond... registered blocked extra point and made four tackles in loss at Maine... posted three tackles in win over Lehigh... had three stops in season-opening triumph over Central Connecticut State.
2009 Season
Saw action in six games for the Wildcats... racked up eight total tackles, including five solo efforts... tallied three tackles for a loss of 21 yards... notched two sacks for a loss of 19 yards.
2008 Season
High School
Lettered in football at Greencastle-Antrim High School... led the Blue Devils to the playoffs 2006, 2007 and 2008... named First Team All-Conference and Second Team All-State in 2007 and 2008... played in the 2008 East and West All-Star Game.