Falcons sign Jared Smith

The Atlanta Falcons have signed offensive lineman Jared Smith. Smith, 6-4, 302 pounds, was originally selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL draft out of the University of New Hampshire. He spent part of the 2013 season as a member of the Seahawks practice squad before suffering an injury. Smith was waived prior to the start of training camp in 2014. The Pennsylvania native played in 42 games as a defensive lineman for the Wildcats while totaling 129 tackles (59 solo) 12.5 sacks, 26 tackles for loss, three forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery. Smith was named an All-American by College Sports Journal and The Sports Network. Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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