Lee Smith Scouting Report
Lee Smith
Lee Smith - Marshall (HT: 6-5¾ - WT: 266)
Combine 40: 5.01 - Position Rank: 9 of 30

Positives: Good size, the tallest of all tight ends at the combine... Solid route runner... Good body control and balance... Adequate receiver... Red zone target... Very solid hands... Has improved as a receiver every season... Very good blocker... Long arms... Fires off the ball when run blocking, stays low and plays with leverage... Flashes good power... Very solid lateral movement and slide... Solid knee bend... Stays on his blocks, gives a good effort... Finishes his assignments... Aggressive, flashes a mean streak... Team captain... Mature, married with two kids... Might be considered as an offensive line prospect if he can add some bulk... Selected All-Conference USA second team for the 2010 season.

Negatives: Not very fast, 5.01-40 at the combine... Simply a short range target... Struggles to create separation... Lacks elusiveness in open field... Only one year of starting experience... Will turn 24 during his rookie season... Kicked off Tennessee team for DUI in 2006.

Season Team   REC YDS AVG LNG TD
  75 791 10.5 40 3
2007 Marshall   2 9 4.5 5 0
2008 Marshall   12 89 7.4 25 0
2009 Marshall   23 335 14.6 40 0
2010 Marshall   38 358 9.4 32 3

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