1. His nickname is The Ninja Assassin.
2. Smith attended Oklahoma State, where he majored in education, and earned honorable mention All-Big 12 honors after his junior season.
3. The Pro Bowler did not start playing football until the 9th grade.
4. He has 41.5 career sacks and 10 forced fumbles, with a career high seven sacks in 2012, and is third on the Texans all-time sack list with 27.
5. The veteran defensive lineman participated in track & field in high school and received all-city recognition in shot put.
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