Missouri Tigers have added 12 players via the transfer portal to build on last year's success. Profiled next is Georgia transfer Darris Smith, a former national champion with the Bulldogs. Smith, a three-star transfer, is transitioning from outside linebacker to defensive end and brings championship experience and athleticism to the Tigers.

By the Numbers
  • Smith appeared in 11 games during the championship season and recorded three tackles.
  • He is currently ranked as the No. 230 overall player in Rivals' transfer tracker rankings.
State of Play
  • Smith is set to be part of the Tigers' two-deep at EDGE alongside Johnny Walker and Zion Young.
  • There is competition for his position with other talented players vying for the spot in the rotation.
Bottom Line

Darris Smith's transition to Missouri brings valuable experience and athleticism, positioning him as a key player in the Tigers' defense, with competition for his position highlighting the team's depth.