New York Jets
Name  Eric Smith
Born  3/17/1983
Height  6-1
Weight  207
College  Michigan State
2/16/2010 9:01:00 AM
Description: The NY Daily News reports that the Jets will sign Eric Smith to a restricted free agent tender.
Insight: Smith was close to being cut but impressed in training camp and even started several games at safety for the Jets. (
Out9/30/2008 11:25:00 AM
Description: Eric Smith, the Jets starting strong safety was suspended by the league for one game for his hit on Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin.
Insight: Even though Smith is the starting strong safety don't expect the Jets defense to miss much. Abram Elam will move into the starting role and shouldn't miss a beat.