Torrey Smith

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Torrey Smith
Torrey Smith, Ceremonial first pitch 2011.jpg
Smith at a Baltimore Orioles game in 2011.
No. 82     Baltimore Ravens
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: January 26, 1989 (1989-01-26) (age 25)
Place of birth: Colonial Beach, Virginia, USA
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Stafford S.H.S.
College: Maryland
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 58
Debuted in 2011 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Receptions 99
Receiving Yards 1,696
Receiving TDs 15
Stats at NFL.com

James Torrey Smith (born January 26, 1989) is an American wide receiver in the National Football League. He was selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2011 NFL Draft. Smith attended Stafford Senior High School in Stafford, Virginia, where he played basketball and football. He accepted a scholarship to the University of Maryland.

College career[change | edit source]

Smith played college football for the Maryland Terrapins from 2007 through 2010. Smith redshirted as a freshman in 2007, but had gained a larger role by his sophomore year.

Smith runs against Boston College in 2009.

These numbers tell about Smith's play with the Terrapins:

 Maryland Receiving Returning Rushing
Season GP GS Rec Yds Avg Lg TD KRs Yds Avg Lg TD Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2008 13 6 24 336 14.0 44 2 42 1,089 25.9 99 1 1 0 0 0 0
2009 12 10 61 824 13.5 64 5 51 1,309 25.7 85 2 11 59 5.4 14 1
2010 13 12 67 1,055 15.7 80 12 30 585 19.5 33 0 9 7 0.8 9 0
Total 38 28 152 2,215 14.6 80 19 123 2,983 24.3 99 3 21 66 3.1 14 1

Professional career[change | edit source]

Baltimore Ravens[change | edit source]

The Baltimore Ravens selected Smith in the 2nd Round (58th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft. Smith started out slow in the preseason and struggled with drops. However, in Week 3 against the St. Louis Rams, Smith had five catches for 152 yards and three touchdowns. His first catch in the NFL was a 74-yard score from quarterback Joe Flacco. Smith continued his good play, even catching a game-winning touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on November 6, 2011. Smith finished his first season with 50 catches for 841 yards and seven touchdowns.

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