24/7 coverage of breaking news and live events. This is simply abysmal coverage by Houston. Information from The Associated Press was included in this report. According to the Miami Herald, the senior was projected to be either a late round pick or undrafted free agent at the tight end position in the 2017 NFL Draft. ? In the Divisional Round against the Baltimore Ravens, Smith caught a one-handed touchdown during the first quarter of the 28-12 road victory. Smith is a draftable prospect. According to the arrest affidavit, Gaspar gave this account at Florida International University police headquarters: Gaspar and Smith argued through the day on Oct. 31 about how much attention Smith was paying her and their relationship. During Week 5 against the Miami Dolphins, he caught a season-high five passes for 21 yards in the 16-10 road loss.. According to the Miami Herald, the senior was projected to be either a late round pick or undrafted free agent at the tight end position in the 2017 NFL Draft. Then she walked over to Smith and poured it on him. Smith competed in weightlifting, finishing second in the county in the 219-pound weight class. A quality grocer, dozens of cafes, and unique boutique retails are all within a couple of blocks. On January 17, 2017, it was announced that Smith had accepted an invitation to play in the 2017 Senior Bowl. �Some things just don�t go how you think they�re going to go in life,� Smith said.  In the next game, he recorded two receptions for 30 yards and scored his first NFL touchdown on a 32-yard screen pass from Marcus Mariota during the fourth quarter of a 37–16 road victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Asked about it, Smith says he feels blessed that other family members stepped up to help raise him. But you�ve just got to keep fighting.�. As a result, Karen raised all six children by herself. FIU's Jonnu Smith out for season after suffering multiple burns. By. Versatile. (33rd overall, 2013). , The Titans finished second in the AFC South with a 9–7 record and made the playoffs as a Wild Card team. �Well, I�m a great tight end,� Smith said with a smile.  On January 28, 2017, Smith played in the Reese's Senior Bowl for Chicago Bears' head coach John Fox 's North team who lost 16–15 to the South. The former Miami Dolphins WR is still always�open. , After recording a receiving touchdown in Week 1 in a 16–14 victory over the Denver Broncos, Smith had four receptions for 84 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns in a 33–30 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 2. Smith had made his first NFL reception in the second quarter, losing two-yards on a short screen pass from Mariota before being tackled by linebacker Paul Posluszny.  Smith was the sixth tight end selected in 2017 and was the seventh player selected in FIU's school history. He was the third-highest selection in school history, behind the Indianapolis Colts' wide receiver T. Y. Hilton (92nd overall, 2012) and former Jacksonville Jaguars safety Johnathan Cyprien. , Smith is a Christian.  In the next game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, he caught six passes for 78 yards and his first touchdown of the season from Ryan Tannehill. The two had argued about the attention Smith was paying her in the relationship. Police: Girlfriend poured boiling water on FIU TE, Mega Bama-Georgia preview: A nearly perfect offense vs. a nearly perfect defense, and much more. When Smith was four, his father passed away as a result of a tow truck accident when he went to work and was in the process of towing an abandoned car after Philadelphia mayor John Street began a campaign to rid the streets of all abandoned vehicles. Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license, except where noted. On Tuesday, Smith was officially measured at 6-feet-2 and 3/4 inches and 245 pounds. #careernotover pic.twitter.com/vXDVtb7QIX, — FIU Football (@FIUFootball) November 19, 2016, This story is from our news partner NBC 6. who suffered what police said were "severe burns" when his girlfriend threw boiling water on him. Mary Gaspar has been charged with felony aggravated battery. Smith was raised in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by his parents, Wayne and Karen Smith. , Smith finished the 2018 season with 20 receptions for 258 yards and three touchdowns. I�m grateful of the position that I�m at because there is always someone out there in worst position than you.�. Smith caught a pass in third the quarter- continuing his streak to 42 consecutive games with a catch. �So��, RELATED:�Miami Dolphins: Previewing Senior Bowl with 10 players to�watch, RELATED:�East-West Shrine Game: 10 players Miami Dolphins should�watch. FIU's Jonnu Smith out for season after suffering multiple burns, Senator's mispronunciation of Kamala Harris' name called 'incredibly racist', Melania Trump strikes back at former friend who secretly recorded conversations, Neo-Nazi and Proud Boys groups push Trump campaign poll watching online: Reports, Company faces investigation for allegedly exaggerating role in Operation Warp Speed, ANDREA ADELSON via ESPN . It was the longest reception of Smith’s career and the longest completion for Mariota on the season. Smith started the play as a blocker and was therefore ignored once he went out for his route. But�who? , Smith entered the 2018 season as the Titans' No. © Gannett Co., Inc. 2020. He was ranked the tenth best tight end in the draft by NFLDraftScout.com and was ranked the 12th best tight end by NFL analyst Gil Brandt. According to an arrest affidavit, Smith, an NFL draft prospect, suffered severe burns on his head, neck, back, a shoulder and an arm. Smith finished his rookie year with 18 receptions for 157 yards and two touchdowns. While in Smith's dorm room and "feeling extremely emotional and stressed," Gaspar told police, she boiled a pot of water. The scout then proceeded to ask about the incident. Jonnu Smith, 21, a senior and star tight end for FIU reportedly suffered severe burns to his head, neck, back, shoulder and arm after his pregnant girlfriend, Mary Gaspar, threw boiling water on him.