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AKA: Shavarez pronounced Shuh-var-ez
Grade You Started Football: Only played one year. I played baseball at Eagles Landing HS (GA) in grades 9-11. My Senior year I transferred to Henry County HS (GA) where I played football and had an All star season.
High School: Henry County High School
Position/Positions: Wide Receiver, PR, KR
College: University of South Alabama
Jersey Number: 1
Best On-Field Performance: This past season vs Georgia State 10 receptions 194 yards 1 TD
Football Mentor/Inspiration: Father
Favorite Slogan: Attack life with enthusiasm.
Proudest Football Moment/Memory: Scoring my first collegiate touchdown in the Super Dome.
Favorite Food: Steak
Football Philosophy: Perfect practice will lead to in game success.
Game Superstitions: Practicing and lifting a specific way throughout the week leading up to Saturday.
Goals/Aspirations for 2014-2015: To improve my performance and increase my production.
Career Goals: Motivate younger kids to pursue their dreams with confidence and enthusiasm.
Favorite Football Team: Do not have favorite, but I support the Falcons because I am from Georgia.
Player You Model Your Game After: Brandon Marshall
Who Will Win The Super Bowl: Seahawks
Favorite Down Time: Watching film of myself and many others.
What Would You Want College Football Fans To Know About You: That I am truly an elite talent.
Please follow Shavarez Smith on twitter: @Shavarez