K.J. Smith – 2018 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

K.J. Smith



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
DE Baylor 56 SR

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'2 265 4.87

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle




Has good edge rush size

Has good speed

Tackling machine

Has a non stop motor

Is in on every play

Does not give up on many plays

Gets good pressure on the QB

Is a good pass rusher

Has put up a good amount of sacks

A tough nosed player

A hard hitter

A defensive play maker

A sure fire tackler

Very relentless defender

Very experienced

He uses his speed to get around the Tackles in pursuit of the QB

Plows and Bull rushes his way through the offensive line in pursuit of the QB

Does a great job of bringing the QB and backs down behind the line of scrimmage for a loss

Put up good sack numbers at Baylor


While he has good speed he does not have elite edge rush speed but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 40

Tackles: 139

Tackles For Loss: 27.0

Sacks: 12.0

Pass Breakups: 1

Forced Fumbles: 3

Fumbles Recovered: 2