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Marcus Smith II

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University of Louisville

1.91 m

251 lb (114 kg)

Date drafted

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Date of birth:
(1992-03-31) March 31, 1992 (age 23)

American football linebacker

Current team
Philadelphia Eagles (#90 / Linebacker)

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Place of birth:
Columbus, Georgia

High school:
Columbus (GA) Hardaway

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Marcus Smith II (born March 31, 1992) is an American football defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, and played his college football at Louisville.


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High school

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Smith attended Hardaway High School in Columbus, Georgia. He played quarterback for Hardaway, passing for more than 1,800 yards and 14 touchdowns, while adding 227 yards rushing and four touchdowns. As a senior, he was selected to the 2009 AAAA All-Region Second Team.

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College career

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Smith attended the University of Louisville from 2010 to 2013.

As a senior in 2013, he recorded 42 tackles, including 18.5 for loss, and 14.5 sacks, which was second nationally. He was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press. He was also a first-team All-AAC and was named the conference's Defensive Player of the Year.

Philadelphia Eagles

Smith was selected 26th overall, by the Philadelphia Eagles in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

In the 2014 season, Smith was on the field for eight of the team's 16 games. On May 1, 2017, the Eagles declined to exercise the fifth-year option on Smith's contract.

On July 26, 2017, Smith was waived by the Eagles.

Seattle Seahawks

On July 28, 2017, Smith signed with the Seattle Seahawks.


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