Donovan Smith is a famous American football offensive tackle. He took part and played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). While studying at Pennsylvania State University, he took part in college football.
Keep reading to know more about his Biography, Personal Life, Net Worth, News, and much more.
|Real Name||Donovan Cole Smith|
|Nickname||Don, Donno, Donny, Smith, D. Smith|
|Profession||American football offensive tackle|
|Date of Birth||June 23, 1993|
|Age (as in 2021)||28 years|
|Birthplace||Hempstead, New York|
|Hometown||Hempstead, New York|
|Current Residence||Hempstead, New York|
|School||Owings Mills High School|
|College/University||Pennsylvania State University|
|Educational Qualification||Not Completed|
|Hobbies||Reading, Cooking, Playing video games, Fishing, and Watching standup comedy|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 198 cm
in meters- 1.98 m
in feet inches- 6'6"
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 153 kg
in pounds- 338 lbs
|Debut||Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2015)|
|Awards & Achievements||Super Bowl champion (LV) PFWA All-Rookie Team (2015)|
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Parents||Father- Not Known
Mother- Sharon Thomas Smith
|Siblings||Sisters- Ebony Smith, Tamika Smith, and Danielle Smith
Brother- Dwayne Smith
|Children||Daughter- One Daughter|
|Contract||2 years for $31.8 million|
Donovan Cole Smith, also widely known as Donovan Smith, took birth on the 23rd of June, 1993. Smith was born in Hempstead, New York.
Donovan and his twin sister moved to Owings Mills, Maryland, when they prioritized their sophomore year in high school. They started living with their uncle and his wife. Maryland.
Donovan Smith and his brother and sisters were raised by their mother, Sharon Smith. His sisters are Ebony Smith, Tamika Smith, and Danielle Smith. His brother’s name is Dwayne Smith.
Donovan Smith started his schooling at Owings Mills High School in Maryland, United States of America. Later, he started his college studies at Pennsylvania State University.
Donovan began to study criminology at Pennsylvania State University. From his college days, he always wanted to be a detective or FBI agent in the future.
Besides studying, he used to study storybooks, fishing, and play video games. Donovan also loves to cook. He is also very fond of standup comedy shows.
In the 2015 NFL Draft, Donovan Smith was selected in the second round with the 34th overall pick by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
On the 1st of June, 2015, Donovan Smith signed a contract worth $6.06 million, which included $4.37 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $2.67 million. This contract was for four long years.
Donovan Smith entered his rookie season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He played the role of Buccaneers’ left tackle.
But he lost in the opening season to the Tennessee Titans. He was done with his rookie season, starting all 16 regular-season contests.
Donovan again started as a left tackle under head coach Dirk Koetter.
On the 5th of March, 2019, Donovan Smith had signed a three-year-long, $41.5 million contract extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Smith took part and started all four games in the Buccaneers’ playoff run. His playing skill resulted in the team winning Super Bowl LV.
On the 25th of March, 2021, Donovan Smith signed a two-year, $31.8 million contract, which extended the previous contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers through the 2023 season.
Donovan Smith is 6 feet 6 inches (183 cm) tall and a fit sportsperson. He weighed nearly 153 kgs (338 lbs). However, his body measurement is not known correctly.
Relationship, Wife & Affairs
Donovan Smith is currently married to Kayla Bishop, who is a beauty and fashion expert. Together they have a daughter. They often share their images on social media.
Salary & Net Worth
Donovan’s current salary is $13,750,000. Recently he signed a contract of $31.8 million for 2 years with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. You can check more about his transactions from here.
Interesting Facts About Donovan Smith
- Donovan Smith loves to stay active on social media platforms.
- Donovan Smith loves to read books; he loves to cook too in leisure.
- Donovan loves to play video games in his own home.
- Donovan is fond of fishing.
- In his free time, Donovan Smith loves to watch standup comedy.