NFL RUSH
Rookie Spotlight: Geno Smith

Geno Smith, OB, West Virginia

New York Jets – 2nd Round, 29th Pick


QB Geno Smith comes to the Jets after putting up amazing passing numbers while running West Virginia University’s prolific spread offense.


5 Random Facts


1. During his senior year at Miramar High School in Florida, he led the team to the state 6A Semifinals while throwing for 3,089 yards and 30 touchdowns.


2. He smashed virtually every West Virginia passing record, finishing his career as the all-time leader in passing yards (11,662), completions (1,465), and passing touchdowns (98). 


3. In the 70–63 victory over Baylor, he threw for 656 yards and 8 TDs with 45 completions (all three Mountaineer records), and only six incompletions.


4. In high school, Geno wrote poetry, painted, acted and participated in chess tournaments. 


5. Recently signed a management contract with Jay-Z’s sports agency, Roc Nation.


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  • New York Jets

    July 2, 2013

    mc10ty756 · draftee

    if smith doesn't start the jets should knock rex ryan off the team

  • New York Jets

    June 14, 2013

    german03 · draftee

    he should start this guy has a strong arm and fast feet

  • Chicago Bears

    June 6, 2013

    brandon15marshal · draftee

    should be a starter i like him and ej manuel to be starters

  • Dallas Cowboys

    June 6, 2013

    cowboyzfan1998 · draftee

    Love Geno, watched him all through college :)

  • Denver Broncos

    June 6, 2013

    waltman4 · draftee

    west virginia byby sanchez

  • Philadelphia Eagles

    June 5, 2013

    lllleeeeoooo · draftee

    If geno isnt starter then he should be if sanchez throw too many INTs

  • San Francisco 49ers

    June 3, 2013

    froggy · veteran

    Love Geno. Dude is for real!

  • Baltimore Ravens

    June 3, 2013

    ravensrock9089 · draftee

    I am a beast

  • Baltimore Ravens

    June 3, 2013

    ravensrock9089 · draftee

    beast pick

  • Baltimore Ravens

    June 3, 2013

    ravensrock9089 · draftee

    no i am

  • Green Bay Packers

    June 2, 2013

    jazlin15 · draftee

    im a boss

  • Baltimore Ravens

    June 2, 2013

    suhaib1 · draftee

    I am a beast

  • Atlanta Falcons

    June 2, 2013

    arjanoodlesoup · draftee

    cool

  • New England Patriots

    June 2, 2013

    brady390 · rookie

    awesome pick

  • Seattle Seahawks

    June 2, 2013

    lhaskett · 2nd string

    awesome i used to not like the jets but now i do!!

  • New York Jets

    June 1, 2013

    johnny1665 · draftee

    Geno All Day! #Franchise QB

  • Green Bay Packers

    May 31, 2013

    Brandon2121 · draftee

    cool

  • Dallas Cowboys

    May 31, 2013

    tonyromofan200 · draftee

    Cool.