Written by Jeff Risdon on October 7, 2016
TCU at Kansas, 12 PM on ESPN
Obviously not the sexiest game to kick things off, but Kansas is rarely on national television and they have a player draftniks need to see. Safety Fish Smithson is a legit top 100 prospect and one of the more exciting defenders in the nation.
Smithson garnered buzz in the offseason for his prodigious tackling totals last year, leading the nation in solo tackles. Where most folks know Fish–real name Anthony–is for his athletic interceptions, like this one against Texas Tech…
Picked off by Fish Smithson!
Looking for more of those Saturday.
KU-TCU // 11 a.m. // Memorial Stadium
— Kansas Football (@KU_Football) October 5, 2016
He’s not big (listed 5’11” and 205) but he really does look bigger than that on the field. Against my beloved alma mater, Ohio University, Fish was everywhere. He’s (read more…)