DeVonta Smith on Tuesday gained the Heisman Trophy, changing into the primary huge receiver since Desmond Howard in 1991 to win the award.
The Alabama huge receiver gave a speech after successful the trophy and shared an necessary message.
“To all of the younger youngsters on the market that aren’t the most important, not the strongest — simply preserve pushing, ’trigger I’m not the most important. I’ve been doubted rather a lot simply due to my dimension. It simply comes right down to, if put your thoughts to it, you are able to do it. No job is simply too huge. In the event you put your thoughts to it, you are able to do it,” Smith stated.
Smith arrived at Alabama weighing round 160 kilos and is at the moment listed at 6-foot-1 and 175 kilos. On the floor, he doesn’t appear to be an intimidating presence like another receivers. However Smith has confirmed that his dimension doesn’t matter, as a result of he can get the job completed like few others.
Smith racked up 105 catches for 1,641 yards and 20 touchdowns this season in solely 12 video games for the unbeaten Crimson Tide.