Waddell Smith

James Waddell Smith
Born: August 24, 1955
New Orleans, LA USA
Position: WR
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
College: Kansas
High School: Manual Arts (Los Angeles, CA)
Career: 1977-1984
Drafted: 1977 in Round 8, #215 overall by the Kansas City Chiefs

Waddell Smith played from 1977 to 1984 during his career with the Dallas Cowboys and Edmonton Eskimos. Smith caught 343 passes for 5,524 yards and 51 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1979CFL Edmonton Eskimos2150.03618.0150.000.036 135.4
1982CFL Edmonton Eskimos11100.02727.01100.000.027 158.3
1983CFL Edmonton Eskimos100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978CFL Edmonton Eskimos11919.019 0
1979CFL Edmonton Eskimos12626.026 1
1980CFL Edmonton Eskimos2-1-0.50
1981CFL Edmonton Eskimos38428.054 0
1982CFL Edmonton Eskimos44010.028 0
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys1-5-5.0-5 0
CFL1116815.354 1
NFL1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals1216313.654 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977CFL Edmonton Eskimos1925313.348 2
1978CFL Edmonton Eskimos5887515.150 9
1979CFL Edmonton Eskimos74121416.477 13
1980CFL Edmonton Eskimos3048216.158 4
1981CFL Edmonton Eskimos65107716.650 9
1982CFL Edmonton Eskimos4172917.858 7
1983CFL Edmonton Eskimos5588716.151 7
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys177.00
CFL342551716.177 51
Totals343552416.177 51

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1981CFL Edmonton Eskimos200.00

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1977CFL Edmonton Eskimos200012
1978CFL Edmonton Eskimos0900054
1979CFL Edmonton Eskimos11300084
1980CFL Edmonton Eskimos0400024
1981CFL Edmonton Eskimos090000156
1982CFL Edmonton Eskimos0700042
1983CFL Edmonton Eskimos700042

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1977CFLEdmonton Eskimos6
1978CFLEdmonton Eskimos16
1979CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1980CFLEdmonton Eskimos12
1981CFLEdmonton Eskimos16
1982CFLEdmonton Eskimos140
1983CFLEdmonton Eskimos130
1984NFLDallas Cowboys20


1979 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1979 - CFL CFL West All-Star