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Donovan-Smith

Donovan Smith

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#79

Experience: 9 years

Height: 6-6

Age: 30

Weight: 338 lbs

College: Penn State

2023 SEASON

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Biography

  • Ninth-year offensive tackle enters his first season with the Chiefs in 2023.
  • Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (34th overall) by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2015 NFL Draft.

Career Highlights:

  • Started 15 games in 2020 and was part of an offensive line that allowed a sack on 3.51 percent of all pass attempts, the second-lowest mark in the NFL and the second-lowest mark in a season in team history. Helped block for an offense that ranks second in passing yards per game (289.1), third in points per game (30.8), seventh in yards per game (384.1), seventh in yards per play (6.04).
  • In 2019, started 15 games at left tackle as part of an offensive line that helped guide an offense that averaged 28.6 points per game, the third-highest mark in the league, posting 397.9 yards per game, the third-highest mark in the NFL, with 302.8 passing yards per game, the best mark in the NFL. The team's 458 points scored are a franchise record.
  • In 2018, was part of an offensive line that helped block for an offense that led the NFL in passing yards per game (320.3), while ranking third in total yards per game (415.5) and fourth in yards per play (6.30). Tampa Bay's offense set team records in net yards (6,648), passing yards (5,125), points scored (396) and first downs (388). The team's 5,125 passing yards are the fourth-most in a season in NFL history.
  • In 2015, helped block for an offense that finished the season ranked fifth in the league in total offense (375.9 ypg) and fifth in rushing (134.9 ypg), while tying for the league lead in rushing average (4.8).
  • Part of a 2015 unit that helped the offense to a then-franchise-record 6,014 net yards on the year, while also recording 2,162 rushing yards for the second-most in a single season in team history.
  • Started at Detroit (12/26/20), helping the Buccaneers total a team-record 588 yards of total offense.

Honors:

  • 2015 PFWA All-Rookie Team.

Transactions:

  • Signed with Kansas City (5/3/23) ... Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (34th overall) by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2015 NFL Draft.

Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT G GS
1 Lions L 20 - 21 1 1
2 @Jaguars W 17 - 9 1 1
3 Bears W 41 - 10 1 1
4 @Jets W 23 - 20 1 1
5 @Vikings W 27 - 20 1 1
6 Broncos W 19 - 8 1 1
7 Chargers W 31 - 17 1 1
8 @Broncos L 9 - 24 1 1
9 Dolphins W 21 - 14 1 1
11 Eagles L 17 - 21 1 1
12 @Raiders W 31 - 17 1 1
13 @Packers L 19 - 27 1 1
14 Bills L 17 - 20 0 0
15 @Patriots W 27 - 17 0 0
16 Raiders L 14 - 20 0 0
17 Bengals W 25 - 17 0 0
18 @Chargers W 13 - 12 0 0

Career Stats

Offensive Line Career

SEASON TEAM G GS
2015 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 16
2016 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 16
2017 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 16
2018 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 16
2019 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 15 15
2020 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 15 15
2021 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 17
2022 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13 13
2023 Kansas City Chiefs 12 12
TOTAL 136 136
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