Signed by Green Bay as an undrafted free agent on May 4, 2018
Signed by Green Bay as an undrafted free agent on May 4, 2018…Played in 48 games with 32 starts over four seasons with the RedHawks and caught 92 passes for 1,149 yards (12.5 avg.) and 14 TDs…Started nine of 12 games played as a senior in 2017, recording career highs with 35 receptions for 454 yards (13.0 avg.) and four TDs…Set career highs with seven receptions for 98 yards (14.0 avg.) and two TDs in the season opener at Marshall (Sept. 2)…Notched four receptions for 39 yards (9.8 avg.) and a TD vs. Kent State (Oct. 14)…Finished his home career with five catches for 73 yards (14.6 avg.) and a TD with a career-long 45-yard reception vs. Eastern Michigan (Nov. 15)…As a junior in 2016, played in and started all 13 games, posting 31 receptions for 356 yards (11.5 avg.) and tying a career high with five TDs…Caught receiving TDs in three consecutive games (vs. Ohio, Oct. 1; at Akron, Oct. 8; at Bowling Green State, Oct. 22)…Tied for the team lead with three receptions vs. Central Michigan (Nov. 4), to go with 42 yards (14.0 avg.) and a TD…Finished the season in the St. Petersburg Bowl vs. Mississippi State (Dec. 26) with a team-leading seven receptions for 72 yards (10.3 avg.) and a TD…In his sophomore campaign in 2015, played in 11 games with five starts…Accumulated 21 receptions for 251 yards (12.0 avg.) and a team-high five TDs…Caught TD passes from 14 and 2 yards out vs. Cincinnati (Sept. 19), his only receptions of the day…His two TD catches also set a career high…His lone 16-yard reception the following week at Western Kentucky (Sept. 26) went for another TD…Set season highs with five receptions for 70 yards (14.0 avg.) with a long of 32 at Kent State (Oct. 3)…Caught TD passes vs. Buffalo (Oct. 29) and vs. Akron (Nov. 14)…Started five of 12 games played as a true freshman in 2014…Nabbed five receptions for 88 yards (17.6 avg.) on the season…Made the first catch of his career vs. Massachusetts (Oct. 4), a 10-yard reception…Set season highs with three receptions for 70 yards (23.3 avg.) at Northern Illinois (Oct. 18)…Majored in history…Attended Fenwick (Oak Park, Ill.) High School, where he was a first-team all-conference selection after a 50-catch, 11-TD season as a senior…Was a team captain as a senior…Also lettered three years in rugby…Has volunteered as a coach at his high school during his free time…His grandfather, the late Johnny Lattner, won the 1953 Heisman Trophy as a running back at Notre Dame and is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame…Was a high school teammate of Titans LB Robert Spillane…Lives in River Forest, Ill. …Given name Ryan Patrick Smith; nickname is “Smitty”…Born in Chicago, Ill.