|National Football League Draft Profile|
|Tyron Smith |
|Selection||9 (9 overall)|
|High School||Rancho Verde (Moreno Valley, California)|
|Named All-Pac-10 First Team for the USC Trojans in 2010 after earning All-Pac-10 honorable mention recognition a a year earlier...Helped USC offense average 431.4 ypg as a junior in 2010, part of a line that permitted just 18 quarterback sacks during the campaign...Underwent surgery on right thumb leading up to spring practice in 2010...Appeared in 10 games as a backup on the offensive line and on special teams as a first-year freshman in 2008, but missed the Notre Dame game due to a sprained ankle...Received countless accolades during high school career and has drawn comparisons to other standout USC linemen during his pro workouts which should work in his favor come draft time.|
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