Jason’s Early 2018 NFL Draft Scouting Notes: Southern Miss RB Ito Smith

Basics:

Name- Ito Smith
Position- RB
College- Southern Miss
Jersey Number- 25
Class- Senior

Measurements:

Height- 5’9
Weight- 195 lbs

Pros:

Has great speed
Has good vision
Is a tough runner
Tough to bring down
Makes defenders miss
Breaks tackles
A good blocking back
Has good hands as a receiver
Very experienced
A workhorse back
Very powerful back
A tough nosed player
Has good instincts
An offensive play maker
A dynamic play maker
Put up great rushing yard numbers at USM
A scoring machine
A good pass catching back
Has a nice explosive burst off the line of scrimmage

Cons:

A bit of an undersized back
He does get stuffed at times

Career Stats:

Games Played: 51, Rushes: 820, Rushing Yards: 4358, Rushing Yards: 42, Yards Per Carry: 5.5, Receptions: 140, Receiving Yards: 1446, Receiving Touchdowns: 7, Yards Per Catch: 10.3