List includes representatives from 22 programs
2009 (Junior): spent the most time at guard for the Rose Bowl champions ... third-year letterwinner
2008 (Sophomore): reserve offensive lineman who provided quality depth at guard ... missed the Northwestern and Illinois games with injury ... second-year letterman
2007 (Freshman): got his first taste of collegiate action at right guard ... also played on special teams ... first-year letterman
2006 (Redshirt): spent the season learning the system and contributing as a member of the scout team ... impressed coaches with his athletic ability.
High School: the 2005 Gatorade Ohio Player of the Year ... Ohio North-South All-Star selection ... helped lead Colerain to a 15-0 record and the 2004 Ohio Division I state championship ... Greater Miami Conference 2005 Offensive Player of the Year ... selected for the U.S. Army All-America Bowl ... 130 knockdowns as a senior and graded 92 percent ... first team all-Ohio 2004 and 2005 ... 2006 Parade All-America
Personal: son of Joe and Marcy Smith ... father was a four-year letterman on the offensive line for the Buckeyes from 1979-82 and was his position coach in high school ... younger brother Spencer is a fullback for the Buckeyes ... has two sisters ... family resource management major
Draft Day: Denzel Ward