Hakeem Smith

Shrine-East All-Stars #29 - Safety

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 179

It's Time To Raise Expectations


Louisville football has won 32 games over the last three years, and the expectations for the program should be at an all-time high.

Are The Expectations For the Offense Fair?


A large number of fans have been critical of the lackluster performance of the offense. Let's take a look and see why that might be.

Bedford wants more hard hitters like Jason Hall

For the Texas defensive coordinator, opposing wide receivers coming into the middle of the field is personal and he wants them to be scared.

Louisville Football Position Preview: Safeties


Louisville has had, arguably, the best safety duo in the country over the last two years. Hakeem Smith and Calvin Pryor teamed up to make a ton of plays while allowing Vance Bedford to be as...

Questions to be answered as camp opens


There's plenty to be excited about the 2014 season and the return of Bobby Petrino. But the latest edition of the Cardinals football team has some questions to answer as well. Here are five of the...

Petrino Lives! And he's got more holes to fill.


Pitino, Petrino...they're cornering the market on successful head coaches with a history of personal embarrassments.

Louisville's hitman goes to work

Bobby Petrino was brought back to Louisville to do one thing: win. And he'll probably do so. He inherits a strong stable of offensive weapons, and though the defense will regress, the Cardinals are...

NFL Draft 2014: Best players available after Day 2

Some very good players, from big schools, are falling in the draft. There are obvious reasons on several of them.

3 Remaining Needs & 7 Players To Fill Each One


The Falcons really could use a free safety and a pass rusher, or two.

The best available players after the 1st round

The talent left in the draft shows the depth of this year's class.

Chicago Bears NFL Draft primer: Safety


With only one day before the NFL Draft, we'll spotlight a few safety options for the Chicago Bears.

2014 NFL Draft safety rankings

Alabama's Ha Ha Clinton-Dix has been the lead safety the entire draft process, and that's not changing.