An intriguing prospect, Greg Smith was a versatile tight end for the University of Texas, who had experience at all 5 offensive line positions including long snapper and as an extra blocking tight end in jumbo sets. Over his career at the school he participated in 51 contests, starting 15 of them, recording 17 receptions for 112 yards and a touchdown.
Greg went undrafted in 2011 by the NFL; However he was the 7th round (32nd) pick of the Hartford Colonials of the UFL. The Colonials were ‘contracted’ before they even took the field in 2011. Greg signed a free agent contract with the Carolina Panthers that season and he remained on their practice squad for 2011 and through August of 2012. Currently he is a free agent.