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Marcus Smith II (born March 31, 1992) is an American football defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).
He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, and played his college football at Louisville.
He was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press.
On October 1, 2017, after Cliff Avril suffered a neck injury against the Indianapolis Colts, Smith was forced into the starting defensive line rotation early in the game.
"There's always the possibility of doing that, but the flexibility of that is if we don't [keep four], then obviously we keep three, and then you've just got . "But if it works out, and we can keep four, then obviously, you know, Chris has done and shown enough that he can handle that position.
And moving forward, it's not a ton of snaps that I use a fullback.
It's not unprecedented to move on from a first-round pick after two seasons. "I don't really think about it like that in those terms," Smith said. But Pederson sounded less committed to that approach after Thursday's game.
"I know that stopping the run will be a big thing when it comes to rushing the passer. That could be bad news for Chris Pantale, who has filled the role throughout the preseason. to either find one in the next couple days or use someone on our roster currently," Pederson said of keeping Pantale.
There have been two draft classes that have entered the Nova Care complex since he joined the team along with a new coaching staff and defensive scheme. But the way he ended his summer - and the athleticism as an edge rusher that got him drafted so high in the first place - could be enough to keep him in Philadelphia at least another year.The Eagles must reduce their roster from 75 players to 53 by 4 p.m. Smith missed the preseason opener with a concussion. With Schwartz coming in and playing the defense we've been playing, it's helped me out a lot." Smith said that Schwartz takes the thinking away from the defensive linemen. There's not much responsibility otherwise, which has allowed him to play faster.But he came back the next week and had a sack in the second preseason game and was active as a pass rusher during the final two games. Pederson said Smith can also contribute on special teams.Seattle loves taking fliers on pass rushers, and Smith joins ex-Dolphins first-round bust Dion Jordan as ones who have joined the Seahawks this year.Smith will compete for a pass-rushing depth job in this loaded front.