|No. 48, 90, 97|
|Born:||March 31, 1992|
Columbus, Georgia, U.S.
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||258 lb (117 kg)|
|High school:||Hardaway (Columbus, Georgia)|
|NFL Draft:||2014 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
Marcus Smith II (born March 31, 1992) is a former American football outside linebacker. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, and played college football at Louisville.
Smith attended Hardaway High School in Columbus, Georgia. He played quarterback for Hardaway, passing for more than 1,800 yards and 14 touchdowns, while adding 227 yards rushing and four touchdowns. As a senior, he was selected to the 2009 AAAA All-Region Second-team.
He was considered a three-star recruit by Rivals.com.
Smith attended the University of Louisville from 2010 to 2013.
As a senior in 2013, he recorded 42 tackles, including 18.5 for loss, and 14.5 sacks, which was second nationally. He was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press. He was also a first-team All-AAC and was named the conference's Defensive Player of the Year.
|Height||Weight||Arm length||Hand span||40-yard dash||20-yard shuttle||Three-cone drill||Vertical jump||Broad jump||Bench press|
|6 ft 3+3⁄8 in
|4.68 s||4.47 s||7.48 s||35 in
|10 ft 1 in
|All values from NFL Combine|
Smith was selected 26th overall, by the Philadelphia Eagles in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
In the 2014 season, Smith was on the field for eight of the team's 16 games. On May 1, 2017, the Eagles declined to exercise the fifth-year option on Smith's contract.
On July 26, 2017, Smith was waived by the Eagles.
On July 28, 2017, Smith signed with the Seattle Seahawks.
On October 1, 2017, after Cliff Avril suffered a neck injury against the Indianapolis Colts, Smith was forced into the starting defensive line rotation early in the game. He responded with the finest game of his career, recording 1.5 sacks and 1 forced fumble on Colts QB Jacoby Brissett.
On March 22, 2018, Smith re-signed with the Seahawks. He was released on August 17, 2018.
On December 4, 2018, Smith signed with the Washington Redskins, but was waived on December 15, 2018. He was re-signed on December 27, 2018.
Smith was waived on August 31, 2019 for final roster cuts before the start of the 2019 season.
On December 2, 2020, Smith released a children's book titled Bathtime with Rai.