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Donovan Smith
T #76
Height:
6-6
Weight:
338
Age:
23
College:
Penn State
Hometown:
Hempstead, NY
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2016):

G
16
GS
16
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 32 32
2016 TB 16 16
2015 TB 16 16
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 @ATL W 31-24
2 @ARI L 7-40
3 LA L 32-37
4 DEN L 7-27
5 @CAR W 17-14
7 @SF W 34-17
8 OAK L 24-30
9 ATL L 28-43
10 CHI W 36-10
11 @KC W 19-17
12 SEA W 14-5
13 @SD W 28-21
14 NO W 16-11
15 @DAL L 20-26
16 @NO L 24-31
17 CAR W 17-16

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Biography

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Selected in the second round (34th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

COLLEGE:

  • Started 31-of-32 career games played at Penn State (2011-14).
  • Played in the 2015 Senior Bowl.
  • Started 11 games in his redshirt junior season.
  • Named first-team preseason All-Big Ten by USA Today and Lindy’s, while earning second-team preseason all-conference honors from Athlon Sports and Phil Steele.
  • Part of an offense that put together a school-record 454 passing yards against UCF.
  • As a redshirt sophomore (2013), started 11 games at left tackle.
  • Honorable mention All-Big Ten choice.
  • Helped Penn State gain at least 350 yards in every contest.
  • Blocked for Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Year, quarterback Christian Hackenberg, who set 12 school freshman records.
  • Saw his first collegiate action as a redshirt freshman (2012), starting 9-of-10 games at left tackle.
  • Helped block for a Penn State squad that led the Big Ten in total offense (437.0 yards per game) in conference play, while ranking second in scoring offense (32.6 points per game) and passing offense (283.1 yards per game) against Big Ten opponents.
  • Selected to ESPN.com Big Ten All-Freshman team.
  • Redshirted as a freshman in 2011.
  • Graduated with a degree in criminology.

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Owings Mills high School (Owings Mills, Baltimore).
  • Played in the 2011 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.
  • Rated a four-star recruit by 24/7sports.com.
  • Earned first-team all-state honors and Baltimore Sun first-team all-met selection.
  • Did not allow a sack as a junior or senior.
  • Son of Sharon Thomas.
  • Has three sisters, Danielle and Tamika Thomas and Ebony Smith, and one brother, Dwayne Thomas.
  • Born Donovan Cole Smith on June 23, 1993 in Hempstead, New York.

COMMUNITY:

  • Had his head shaved by children battling cancer for the Buccaneers 2015 Cut for a Cure to raise funds and awareness for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation.
  • In May 2015, toured MacDill Air Force Base to greet military servicemen and servicewomen and learn about the important role that the base plays in the Tampa community.
  • In May 2015, visited wounded warriors recovering from injury and illness at James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital in Tampa.

 

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Selected in the second round (34th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

COLLEGE:

  • Started 31-of-32 career games played at Penn State (2011-14).
  • Played in the 2015 Senior Bowl.
  • Started 11 games in his redshirt junior season.
  • Named first-team preseason All-Big Ten by USA Today and Lindy’s, while earning second-team preseason all-conference honors from Athlon Sports and Phil Steele.
  • Part of an offense that put together a school-record 454 passing yards against UCF.
  • As a redshirt sophomore (2013), started 11 games at left tackle.
  • Honorable mention All-Big Ten choice.
  • Helped Penn State gain at least 350 yards in every contest.
  • Blocked for Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Year, quarterback Christian Hackenberg, who set 12 school freshman records.
  • Saw his first collegiate action as a redshirt freshman (2012), starting 9-of-10 games at left tackle.
  • Helped block for a Penn State squad that led the Big Ten in total offense (437.0 yards per game) in conference play, while ranking second in scoring offense (32.6 points per game) and passing offense (283.1 yards per game) against Big Ten opponents.
  • Selected to ESPN.com Big Ten All-Freshman team.
  • Redshirted as a freshman in 2011.
  • Graduated with a degree in criminology.

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Owings Mills high School (Owings Mills, Baltimore).
  • Played in the 2011 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.
  • Rated a four-star recruit by 24/7sports.com.
  • Earned first-team all-state honors and Baltimore Sun first-team all-met selection.
  • Did not allow a sack as a junior or senior.
  • Son of Sharon Thomas.
  • Has three sisters, Danielle and Tamika Thomas and Ebony Smith, and one brother, Dwayne Thomas.
  • Born Donovan Cole Smith on June 23, 1993 in Hempstead, New York.

COMMUNITY:

  • Had his head shaved by children battling cancer for the Buccaneers 2015 Cut for a Cure to raise funds and awareness for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation.
  • In May 2015, toured MacDill Air Force Base to greet military servicemen and servicewomen and learn about the important role that the base plays in the Tampa community.
  • In May 2015, visited wounded warriors recovering from injury and illness at James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital in Tampa.

 

 

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