Andrew Olson | 28 days ago
Tykee Smith will reunite with Jahmile Addae. The West Virginia transfer defensive back will play for his former WVU position coach at UGA, he announced Sunday night with a transfer commitment.
In his two seasons playing under Addae, Smith recorded 111 total tackles, including 10.5 for loss (8 TFL in 2020), 4 interceptions and 9 passes defended. This past season, as a sophomore, Smith recorded 61 tackles, 5 pass breakups and 2 interceptions, earning third-team AP All-American recognition.
Smith was named the No. 5 returning defensive back in 2021 by PFF. Some of his highlight plays can be viewed in the YouTube video embedded below.
Top returning DBs in College Football, per @PFF_Anthony pic.twitter.com/vTL2BzUl62
— PFF Draft (@PFF_College) February 24, 2021
Same Mission, Next Chapter… pic.twitter.com/mfJDGAa4Dk
— T.Smith (@TykSmith) April 5, 2021