Harrison Smith

Safety

#22

Experience: 10 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 32

Weight: 214 lbs

College: Notre Dame

2020 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    54
  • SCK
    0.5
  • FF
    0
  • INT
    5
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Biography

• Voted as a Pro Bowl starter in 2019, his 5th consecutive season earning Pro Bowl honors.

• The 3rd-highest-rated safefty in 2019 according to Pro Foot- ball Focus (89.8 overall grade).

• Became the 1st Viking since Antoine Winfield (at New Orleans, 10/6/08) to record a PBU, FF, FR and TFL in a single game, do- ing so at Green Bay all in the first half (9/15/19).

• Ranks 3rd all-time in Vikings history in tackles among DBs with 778 career tackles.

• Became the only player in franchise history with 4 career INT returns of 50+ yards after intercepting Sam Darnold in Week 7 of the 2018 season.

• Has 13.0 career sacks, a franchise record among defensive backs. His 3.0 total sacks in 2018 tied a career high.

• Ranks 7th all-time in team history in career INTs with 23.

OFF THE FIELD

• Hosts annual Kickin' It With Harrison dodgeball event at the team's headquarters that welcomes Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Twin Cities, an organization he supports year-round.

•  Regularly visits the Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Center with teammates.

•   Earned his pilot's license at a local Minnesota airport, attending classes and lessons during the offseason.

• Flew a 1944 North American B-25 Mitchell Bomber during a visit to the Fagan Fighters World War II Museum in Granite Falls, MN, during the 2019 offseason.

• Graduated with a management-entrepreneurship degree in 2011 and played senior season as a graduate student.

• His grandfather served in the U.S. Navy.

• His aunt, Elaine Hendrix, is an actress and has appeared in such films and shows as Friends, NCIS, and The Parent Trap.

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