NFL Draft Diamonds has teamed up with Joseph Muia a very solid up and coming scout, to put together a series for our readers called Get to Know. What this series will do is allow you to be a featured on our site, whether you are a freshman or a senior in college. This is a series to help get players at any school gain exposure. We always strive to assist players that have the passion to make it to the next level. So we hope you enjoy our series called GET TO KNOW. Today’s Get to know series will focus on Shavarez Smith the playmaker from South Alabama, and we feel at NFL Draft Diamonds, you will want to know all about him.
AKA: Shavarez pronounced Shuh-var-ez
Grade You Started Football: Only played one year. I played baseball at Eagles Landing HS (GA) in grades 9-11. My Senior year I transferred to Henry County HS (GA) where I played football and had an All star season.
High School: Henry County High School
Position/Positions: Wide Receiver, PR, KR
College: University of South Alabama
Jersey Number: 1
Best On-Field Performance: This past season vs Georgia State 10 receptions 194 yards 1 TD
Football Mentor/Inspiration: Father
Favorite Slogan: Attack life with enthusiasm.
Proudest Football Moment/Memory: Scoring my first collegiate touchdown in the Super Dome.
Favorite Food: Steak
Football Philosophy: Perfect practice will lead to in game success.
Game Superstitions: Practicing and lifting a specific way throughout the week leading up to Saturday.
Goals/Aspirations for 2014-2015: To improve my performance and increase my production.
Career Goals: Motivate younger kids to pursue their dreams with confidence and enthusiasm.
Favorite Football Team: Do not have favorite, but I support the Falcons because I am from Georgia.
Player You Model Your Game After: Brandon Marshall
Who Will Win The Super Bowl: Seahawks
Favorite Down Time: Watching film of myself and many others.
What Would You Want College Football Fans To Know About You: That I am truly an elite talent.
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