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Markus Smith

Position: DB
Date of Birth: 04/05/1992
Height: 6' 2"   Weight: 195 lbs
Pro Experience: 3 Years Pro
College: Nevada Reno
Birthplace: Reno, NV.


Transaction Notes:

Re-Signed with the Jacksonville Sharks for his fourth season of arena football in 2019 (Jacksonville Sharks: 2018-Current, Arizona Rattlers: 2015-2016).


2019: In his second year with the Sharks, Smith had a breakout year recording a career-high 66.5 tackles (57 solo, 29 assisted) along with 10 interceptions and 3 defensive touchdowns and was named 2nd Team All-NAL. 2018:  Started his Jacksonville career and made five tackles and two pass breakups before being placed on Injured Reserve for the majority of the season. 2016: Played for the Arizona Rattlers and totaled 25 tackles and one pass breakup. 2015: Smith started his arena career with the Arizona Rattlers, totaling 12 tackles.


Smith attended the University of Nevada Reno. He made a total of 75 tackles, three interceptions, seven pass breakups, and one fumble recovery in his two seasons.


Smith is a native of Corona, CA and attended Corona High School in Corona, CA.