Where was Emmitt Smith born and raised?

Answer Emmitt Smith was born in Pensacola, Florida, on May 15, 1969. Smith attended Escambia High School in Pensacola before attending the University of Florida on a football scholarship. Smith starred fo... Read More »

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Where did Emmitt Smith graduate high school?

Football player Emmitt Smith graduated from Escambia High School in Pensacola, Florida. Smith played for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals of the NFL. He is part of the 2010 class of the Pro... Read More »

Is Emmitt Smith married?

Emmitt Smith is married to Patricia Southall. Patricia is the ex-wife of actor Martin Lawrence. Emmitt and Patricia got married on April 22, 2000. He has three children, including a daughter, Regan... Read More »

How old was Emmitt Smith when he started in the NFL?

Emmitt Smith, born May 15, 1969, was the first draft selection of the Dallas Cowboys in the 1990 NFL draft. He was 21 years old when he started his first regular season NFL game in September of 199... Read More »

When did Emmitt Smith retire?

Emmitt Smith, the NFL's all-time leading rusher as of 2010 and owner of three Super Bowl rings, announced his retirement on Feb. 3, 2005. Smith, who spent 13 of his 15 NFL seasons with the Dallas C... Read More »