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Jimmy
Smith
#75 Punter
Jimmy
Smith
#75 Punter
Height 6'5
Weight 235 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-08-24 (27)
Born Australia
School Cincinnati
Status GLO
Punts 18
Punting Average 44.2
Net Yards 650
Longest 72

ACQUIRED: Sent Calgary a third-round pick in the 2023 Global Draft.

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 in October.

 

COLLEGE: He played in 49 games over four seasons 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.

 

PERSONAL: Prior to playing North American football, Smith played Australian rules football for the Wangaratta Rovers in the Australian state of Victoria.

 

Seasons

Punting

YEAR TEAM GP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
2022
CGY 3 18 650 795 44.2 72
Total
3 18 650 795 44.2 72

Kicking

YEAR TEAM GP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
2022
CGY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
3 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Punting

DATE WEEK OPP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
06-09
1 MTL 7 313 359 51.3 72
06-18
2 HAM 6 181 245 40.8 58
06-25
3 EDM 5 156 191 38.2 49
Total
18 650 795 43.4 179

Kicking

DATE WEEK OPP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
06-09
1 MTL 0 0 0 0 0 0
06-18
2 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
06-25
3 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0