Report: Former Atlanta Falcons DC hired as Los Angeles Chargers LBs coach

Fact: Richard Smith hasn’t smiled since 1994 Former Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Richard Smith was an enigmatic figure during his time at Flowery Branch. He wasn’t controversial; in fact, to be honest, I hardly noticed he was here. That’s honestly not a knock on Smith. He’s a good coach. (Just ask Von Miller.) But head coach Dan Quinn undoubtedly controls the defense...
Via The Falcoholic
February 14, 2017

Los Angeles Chargers Interview Richard Smith, Former Atlanta Falcons Defensive Coordinator

Anthony Lynn is getting closer to finalizing his coaching staff for the 2017 season. According to the Orange County Register’s Jack Wang, the Los Angeles Chargers have interviewed the Richard Smith for their open linebackers coach position. Smith was recently relieved of his position as the Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator following the team’s historic collapse in the second...
Via Bolts From The Blue
February 10, 2017

Behind the 2nd-year leap that made Vic Beasley a monster

Back in 2011, Richard Smith was in his first year as the linebackers coach in Denver when the Broncos selected Von Miller in the first round of the NFL Draft. It was a nice present for Smith, as Miller was an instant sensation and finished the season with 11.5 sacks. “I was fortunate enough to...
Via New York Post
January 29, 2017

63 names to know for Super Bowl LI

Super Bowl LI is more than just the Julio Joneses and the Tom Bradys making it to the championship. From commissioners to kickers, here are the 63 names you need to know before the 2016-2017 NFL season wraps up in Houston. 
January 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Starting receiver Richard Smith to transfer from Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State receiver Richard Smith has been granted release from his scholarship and will explore transfer options, an ASU source confirmed Thursday. Smith's release had apparently been in the works for a while, and Smith indicated on his Twitter account Thursday morning he was visiting Boise State. Reached by text, Smith said he's also looking at San Jose State...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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