It was only a few months ago when Smith had received his first couple offers. Since then, Smith has surpassed a dozen.
"I've received several offers,"
Smith explained. "Some schools, such as
Who are the final two contenders?
"I'm seriously considering LSU and
Oddly enough, these two schools were also the only ones in which Smith attended camps for.
"The LSU camp was cool," Smith explained. "We did some 1-on-1 drills and 7-on-7's. We also went over some back pedaling techniques and things like that."
Smith had the chance to speak to some of the coaches at the LSU camp.
"I talked with coach [Larry] Porter and a couple of others," Smith informed. "Coach Porter is the main guy I really speak to from LSU though. We usually talk about football as well as some other things that are going on in my life.
"At the camp though, the coaches told me I was a good player and they would like to see me become a Tiger and stuff like that," Smith added.
What happened at
What drew Smith to his top two choices?
"I grew up an LSU fan and I've been to several of their games," Smith explained. "They've been my favorite team since I was a little kid. On top of that, it is close to home and my sister goes to school there as well. I also really enjoy the coaches. I like all of them.
How close is Smith to making a decision?
"My parents and I have been talking
about it," Smith informed. "We are trying to weigh the options of maybe deciding
before or during the early part of my senior season versus waiting until my
season is over. I plan on going to the LSU vs.
What did Smith have to say about the people who doubt his abilities?
"Some people say I do not have good speed," said Smith. "Maybe my 40 time isn't as fast as some would like it to be, but I have good game speed. I feel like I can play any skill position on the field. I can play defensive back, wide receiver, and even linebacker. Some defensive backs may try to play wide receiver, but they are usually too stiff and that is what separates me from them because I can play anywhere."
Note: Last season while playing for