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Tony Smith (American football)

Tony Smith
No. 28
Running Back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1970-06-29) June 29, 1970
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Southern Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1992 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19
Debuted in 1993 for the Atlanta Falcons
Last played in 1996 for the Carolina Panthers
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards 329
Average 3.8
Rushing TDs 2

Tony Smith (born June 29, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former professional American football player who played running back for three seasons for the Atlanta Falcons.

Smith was chosen in the first-round (19th overall) in the 1992 NFL Draft. Atlanta acquired the pick from the Green Bay Packers in a trade for quarterback Brett Favre, who was Smith's college teammate at Southern Mississippi.[1]

References

  1. ^ http://www.lasalle.edu/collegian/sports/articles/06/oct11/brett_favre.html

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Pro-Football-Reference


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