Smith soaks in spotlight, stays grounded
July, 24, 2013
By Brad Bournival | ESPN.com
It all happened on an unassuming September day for ESPN 300 safety Erick Smith (Cleveland/Glenville).
A shy safety out of a football factory, Smith picked up his first offer -- a big one -- from Georgia Tech.
The rest, as they say, is history; 10 months later, Smith is one of the hottest commodities on the recruiting trail.