Alexander Douglas Smith is an American football quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Utah, where he was named the Mountain West Conference Player of the Year in 2004 and led Utah to a Fiesta Bowl victory and a national top-five finish.
- Attended Helix (Calif.) High School in La Mesa, Calif., earning All-CIF, All-Conference, All-County, team MVP and National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete honors.
- Was named the conference’s Offensive Player of the Year twice and served as team captain as a junior and a senior.
- Guided his team to a 25-1 record in his final two seasons.
- Served as class president.
- Established the Alex Smith Foundation, which provides foster teens with the tools and resources needed to transition to successful adulthood. More than 30 kids have been fully-funded completely through college. The four-year scholarship includes tuition, mentoring, counseling and other tools they may need to come out of school debt-free.
- Father, Doug, played football at Weber State, where his mother, Pam, also attended. His sister played soccer at Cal State Northridge.
- Uncle, John L. Smith, is the head coach at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo. He has also served as head coach at Arkansas (2012), Michigan State (2003-06), Louisville (1998-2002), Utah State (1995-97) and Idaho (1989-94).
- Married; wife, Elizabeth, with two sons.
Born: May 07, 1984 (age 31) · Bremerton, WA
Height: 6′ 4″ (1.93 m)
Team: Kansas City Chiefs · Quarterback · 11
Salary: $7.50 million USD (2014)
40-yard dash time: 4.7 seconds
Net worth: $15 million USD (2016)