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Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Telvin Smith

It was a big week for former Florida State players on the defensive side of the football in the NFL. The Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of December 15th through the 21st goes to Jacksonville Jaguars’ rookie linebacker Telvin Smith. Smith had the best game of his young career on Thursday night in a 21-13 Jaguars win over the Tennessee Titans. Smith recorded...
Via Noled Out
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans WR Johnson expects to return from concussion Sunday

HOUSTON -- Houston receiver Andre Johnson expects to play on Sunday against the Ravens after missing last week's game because of a concussion. Johnson says he finished the league's concussion protocol and has been cleared to return. He was injured after being hit in the head by Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith on Dec. 7. Johnson thinks he may have lost consciousness for a few seconds...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Telvin Smith fined for concussion-inducing hit on Andre Johnson

The NFL announced Friday that Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Telvin Smith was fined $22,050 for a hit that knocked wide receiver Andre Johnson of the Houston Texans out of last Sunday's game. Johnson's helmet was knocked off by the hit, which came early in the second quarter of the Jaguars' 27-13 loss. Though he walked off the field under his own power, Johnson never returned...
Via Fox Sports Florida
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Telvin Smith named AFC Defensive Player of the Week

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Telvin Smith has been named AFC Defensive Player of the Week. The announcement was made Wednesday by the NFL. Smith, a fifth-round pick out of Florida State, registered a sack, forced fumble, interception and two passes defensed as the Jaguars defeated the Cleveland Browns 24-6 for their first win of the season. Smith's forced fumble came in...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars: Why to watch Telvin Smith

Telvin Smith is a dynamic linebacker that the Jacksonville Jaguars selected in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Smith is quick, has good football IQ, and overall knows how to play the game. Smith was one of the best defensive players that the Florida State Seminoles had on their team, and one of the reasons why the Seminoles ended the year with the number one defense in all...
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars reach deal with LB Telvin Smith, only 4 draft picks left unsigned

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Linebacker Telvin Smith on Tuesday became the fifth Jacksonville Jaguars draft pick to sign a contract with the team. Smith was a fifth-round pick, 144th selection overall, from national champion Florida State. Smith might have gone higher in the draft, but he had a diluted urine sample at the NFL combine and is now a part of the NFL drug program. He started...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Sign Fifth-Round Pick LB Telvin Smith

Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reports that the Jaguars signed fifth-round pick LB Telvin Smith. Jacksonville now has five of their nine draft picks under contract, but they could very easily have most, if not all, of them signed by this weekend. Smith’s four-year contract is worth an estimated $2,431,052 and includes a signing bonus of $211,052, according to OverTheCap...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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