At BC: Switched to the defensive side of the ball...after an impressive first season, he will look to pick up more responsibility in the secondary...has moved from safety to corner; is listed behind Jonathan Ordway on the pre-season depth chart...contributed one unassisted tackle in the annual spring game.
1998 Season: Missed the season due to a medical redshirt (shoulder surgery).
1997 Season: Appeared in eight contests on special teams and at nickel back...finished with 11 tackles, eight of them solo...made five tackles against Georgia Tech...added three stops against Rutgers.
1996 Season: Redshirted.
High School: Earned All-America honors from USA Today, Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report and Street & Smith's...captured All-Region honors from Blue Chip Illustrated and Super Prep magazine...was a three-year Bay State League all-star at Brookline High School...was hampered by turf toe as a senior, but still managed to gain 690 rushing yards...rushed for 1,489 yards in 1994, leading Brookline to a Division II Super Bowl berth...scored 38 touchdowns in his three-year varsity career...played in the 1996 Massachusetts Shriners Football Classic...also an outstanding sprinter; won the Eastern Mass. Class A title in the 55 meters and the Bay State League crown in the 200 meters...was a member of the 1993 state champion 4x100 meter relay team.
Personal: Jason Chaquan Smith, born February 26, 1978...enrolled in the Carroll School of Management where he is studying economics...hopes to follow two of his sisters and earn a master's degree after graduation...Jason is one of Alice Smith and John Ramos' five children.