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Smith hoping to provide depth on DL

Darrell Smith

CLEMSON - Darrell Smith, the final addition to the Clemson's 2009 signing class, knew he was going to be moved to the defensive side of the ball upon his arrival to Tigertown.

A three-star out of Gadsden City High School (Gadsden, Ala.), Smith was ranked as the No. 59 tight end in the nation for the class of 2009. Primarily a tight end in high school, he said his redshirt freshman season has helped him make the jump from offense to defense. "It's helped me grow a lot and learn a lot of the schemes on the defensive side. It's helped me a lot with my game... Recommended Stories