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Elerson Smith, EDGE, Northern Iowa | 2021 NFL Draft Prospect Pro Day and Highlights

Elerson Smith Northern Iowa NFL Draft
NFL Draft Prospect Elerson Smith had a very solid pro day at Northern Iowa. He Is a long defensive end with speed and athleticism.

UNI’s Elerson Smith jumped 41.5″ vert, 127″ broad at his Pro Day, and benched 225 lbs 26 times with 33 1/4″ arms That vertical may be in the 99th percentile, broad 93rd for EDGE, that’s some freaky lower body explosiveness He also ran a 4.69 at 6’6 1/2″ weighing 262 pounds!

Smith added 63 tackles and 21.5 tackles for loss on the year, marking one of the best single-season performances in UNI history. He also contributed 14 quarterback hits, 4 pass breakups and 2 blocked kicks on special teams. Smith drastically improved on his sophomore season as he had 19 total tackles and 7.5 sacks for the year.

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