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James
Smith
#75 Punter
James
Smith
#75 Punter
Height 6'5
Weight 235 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-08-24 (27)
Born Australia
School Cincinnati
Status GLO

ACQUIRED: Signed with Riders in April 2022

YEARS WITH THE RIDERS: 1

YEARS IN THE CFL: 1

 

PRO: Smith was signed by the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent in 2021 and tried out for the Baltimore Ravens that October

 

COLLEGE:  Smith played in 49 games over four seasons (2017-20) at the University of Cincinnati, becoming UC’s all-time leading punter and a four-time all-conference player. He made an immediate impact as a freshman, taking 64 punts for averaging 42.0 yards per kick and was a First-Team All-American Athletic Conference selection. Over his career with the Bearcats, he made 235 punts for 10,245 yards and just three touchbacks with a 43.6-yard average (second all-time at UC). He also placed 91 punts inside the 20 and had 43 kicks over 50 yards.

 

The 27-year-old collected many collegiate accolades culminating in an invitation to the 2021 NFL Combine and the 2021 Reese’s Senior Bowl. He was a Ray Guy Award Finalist (awarded to the nation’s best punter) in 2018.

Seasons

Punting

YEAR TEAM GP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
Total
0 0 0 0 0.0 0

Kicking

YEAR TEAM GP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
Total
0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Punting

DATE WEEK OPP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
Total
0 0 0 0.0 0

Kicking

DATE WEEK OPP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0