Login  |   Register

On Now
Coming Up
  • Fri., May. 05, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Fort Morgan
    May 5, 2017
    Legion Field
    219 S West St, Fort Morgan, CO 80701
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., May. 06, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Woodland Park
    May 6, 2017
    Woodland Park High School
    151 Panther Way, Woodland Park, CO 80863
    Click here for more information.
  • Sun., May. 07, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Aurora
    May 7, 2017
    Aurora Municipal Lawn
    15151 E. Alameda Parkway, Aurora, CO 80012
    Click here for more information.
  • Fri., May. 12, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Gunnison
    May 12, 2017
    Jorgensen Park
    Gunnison, CO 81230
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., May. 13, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Cañon City
    May 13, 2017
    Holy Cross Abbey
    2951 US-50, Cañon City, CO 81212
    Click here for more information.
  • Fri., May. 19, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Steamboat Springs
    May 19, 2017
    Ski Town Park
    Steamboat Springs
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., May. 20, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Aspen
    May 20, 2017
    Aspen –TBD
    Click here for more information.
  • Sat., Jun. 03, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Fort Collins
    June 3, 2017
    Budweiser Brewery Experience
    2351 Busch Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80524
    Click here for more information.
  • Sun., Sep. 03, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT Salute to Fans Tour
    Salute to Fans Tour: Denver
    September 3, 2017
    Sports Authority Field at Mile High
    Click here for more information.

Print Friendly Version Convert to PDF Convert to RTF Related Assets
April 02, 2015

BRONCOS AGREE TO TERMS WITH FREE-AGENT DL ANTONIO SMITH ON ONE-YEAR CONTRACT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Denver Broncos on Thursday agreed to terms with free-agent defensive lineman Antonio Smith on a one-year contract, Executive Vice President of Football Operations/General Manager John Elway announced.

Smith (6-3, 290 pounds) is a 12th-year player who appeared in 156 career regular-season games (133 starts) with Arizona (2004-08), Houston (2009-13) and Oakland (2014) during his first 11 seasons. He entered the NFL with the Cardinals as a fifth-round selection (135th overall) in the 2004 NFL Draft from Oklahoma State University.

His career regular-season totals include 303 tackles (230 solo), 44.5 sacks (277.5 yds.), eight passes defensed, 11 forced fumbles and 11 fumble recoveries. He also owns 19 tackles (17 solo), three sacks (18 yds.), one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in eight postseason games played (7 starts).

Smith started at least 15 games in each of his last six campaigns and is one of just eight NFL players to produce multiple sacks in every season since 2005.

He posted 27 of his 44.5 career sacks during his five seasons in Houston, where he played for Broncos Head Coach Gary Kubiak and Defensive Line Coach Bill Kollar. Smith was named to the Pro Bowl in 2011 after opening all 16 games for the Texans and producing 6.5 sacks for the league’s No. 2-ranked defensive unit (285.7 ypg).

Smith started two seasons at Oklahoma State after transferring from Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. In 24 games for the Cowboys, he totaled 60 tackles (30 solo), 8.5 sacks, seven quarterback pressures and three pass deflections.

An all-city selection at John Marshall High School in Oklahoma City, Smith was born on Oct. 21, 1981.

You must be logged in to view this item.





This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.