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May 9, 2014

Marcus Smith flying high after first-round selection

Sitting among friends and family in Louisville, Kentucky, Thursday night, Marcus Smith knew it was possible his phone would ring. On the other end of the line would be an NFL team. That call would signify one thing: Smith was a first-round pick. Even with this scenario in mind, Smith admitted he was surprised when the Philadelphia Eagles took him with the 26th overall pick in this year's draft.

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