Originally drafted by Jacksonville in the third round (68th overall) of the 2017 draft ... Pronounced duh-WAH
PRO (Games played/started - 56/7, 3/0)
Fourth-year defensive lineman has played in 56 career games, amassing 61 tackles (47 solo), including 14 tackles for loss and 11.5 sacks
Thursday feature: Dawuane Smoot
He is steady and reliable. That has been true for Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot this season – and the past two seasons. That's no coincidence and it's no accident.
Andrew Norwell and Dawuane Smoot Named the Jaguars Foundation Community Leader Award Winners
Congratulations to Andrew Norwell and Dawuane Smoot, named our 2021 Jaguars Foundation Community Leader Award Winners.
My Cause My Cleats 2021 | Dawuane Smoot
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot supports Better Dads Society through the NFL's 2021 My Cause My Cleats initiative
O-Zone Podcast: Dawuane Smoot
DE Dawuane Smoot joined senior writer John Oehser for the 2021 Week 10 O-Zone Podcast, discussing – among other topics – the recent resurgence of the Jaguars' defense: "We're having a bunch of fun out there…"
Meyer on Monday: Jaguars "listening" to trade possibilities
Head Coach Urban Meyer spoke to the media Monday a day after the Jaguars' 31-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Wash., saying of a possible trade before Tuesday's NFL trade deadline: "If it can make us better, we're listening…"
Game that was: "This is humiliating…"
While the Jaguars' defense improved in the second half of a 31-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at Lumen Field in Seattle, Wash., Sunday, that didn't remotely satisfy players following the team's most one-sided loss of the season
Game report: Seahawks 31, Jaguars 7
A quick look at the Jaguars' 31-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in a 2021 Week 8 game at Lumen Field Seattle, Wash., Sunday …
O-Zone Conversation: Dawuane Smoot
Jaguars DL Dawuane Smoot joined senior writer John Oehser for this week's O-Zone Conversation: "Everything's looking up for us right now; all we're doing right now is trying to get some culture here and work as hard as we can…"
Next-day presser: Five takeaways
Five takeaways from Head Coach Doug Marrone's Friday conference call a day after the Jaguars' 20-7 victory over the Tennessee Titans at TIAA Bank Field Thursday night
Ten things: Preseason Week 4
Senior writer John Oehser's 10 things to watch for the Jaguars in the 2019 preseason finale against the Atlanta Falcons at TIAA Bank Field Thursday at 7 p.m.
Dawuane Smoot: "Definitely a difference…"
As the end of the 2019 preseason approaches, third-year DE Dawuane Smoot has drawn praise from Jaguars HC Doug Marrone: "He has worked his butt off. I'm happy where he is. He has done a nice job."
Ten things: Preseason Week 2
Senior writer John Oehser's 10 things to watch for the Jaguars in their Preseason Week 2 game against the Philadelphia Eagles at TIAA Bank Field Thursday at 7 p.m.
Minicamp Day 3: Wash likes defense as offseason ends
Defensive coordinator Todd Wash as the Jaguars' 2019 offseason draws to a close: "They're having fun together; as a coaching staff, we have to have an environment where they enjoy coming to work and I think we have that …"
Post-draft analysis: Defensive ends
Senior writer John Oehser and senior correspondent Brian Sexton examine the defensive end position in this post-2019 NFL Draft look at the Jaguars' roster…
The defense: A pre-draft look
Senior writer John Oehser examines the Jaguars' defense – and how each defensive position stands as the 2019 NFL Draft approaches
On to '19: Defensive ends
Senior writer John Oehser and senior correspondent Brian Sexton examine the Jaguars' defensive end position in this look at the '19 offseason
Sexton-Oehser Quick Thoughts: Moving forward
Senior writer John Oehser and senior correspondent Brian Sexton with three quick thoughts as the Jaguars move on from the 2018 NFL Draft to the rest of the 2018 offseason
Zone reaction: One cool team
'The perception of the Jaguars has changed' - and other Jaguars thoughts from senior writer John Oehser after two days of the 2018 NFL Draft
2018 draft: The call
The Jaguars have seven selections in the 2018 NFL Draft. What is the feeling when a player gets the call? Senior writer John Oehser talked to seven current Jaguars players this week to find out
Jags defense: A pre-draft look
Senior writer John Oehser examines the Jaguars' defense – and where the team could address each position in the upcoming April 26-28 2018 NFL Draft
Smoot: "It feels great to end this way"
Defensive end Duwaune Smoot meets the media on Sunday evening following the Jaguars' 26-11 win over the Colts at TIAA Bank Field.
Highlight | Jaguars D-Line stuffs Jonathan Taylor on fourth-and-goal in fourth quarter
Jacksonville Jaguars D-Line stuffs Jonathan Taylor on fourth-and-goal in fourth quarter.
Highlight | Smoot corrals Wentz for Jaguars' fifth sack of game
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot corrals Wentz for Jaguars' fifth sack of game.
Crown Royal Water Break: Dawuane Smoot
"I feel like I'm playing my best ball in December." J.P. Shadrick catches up with defensive lineman Dawuane Smoot for this week's Crown Royal Water Break. Smoot discusses strides he's made in 2021 and the drive of the defensive unit as a hole.
Film Room #14: Dawuane Smoot
From the Jaguars Film Room, former football player and current sports commentator Jeff Lageman discusses defensive end Dawuane Smoot's tenacity and toughness in this week's Film Room, presented by Microsoft Surface.
Smoot: "We have to come out with more fire"
Defensive end Duwane Smoot meets the media on Sunday after the Jaguar's 37-7 loss to the Rams at So Fi Stadium in Los Angeles.
Highlight | Rams' extra-OL formation is no match for Dawuane Smoot on 5-yard sack
The Los Angeles Rams' extra offensive lineman formation is no match for Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot on a 5-yard sack.
Mic'D Up: Dawuane Smoot | Week 12 vs. Falcons
Listen in as defensive lineman Dawuane Smoot wears a mic during the Week 12 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons.
Smoot: "We're playing as one unit"
Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot meets the media on Wednesday as the team prepares to take on the Indianapolis Colts.
Jaguars vs. Bills | Week 9 Game Recap
The Jaguars top the Bills 9-6 at The Bank in Week 9 of the 2021 NFL Season.
Smoot: "Everybody showed up on every level"
Defensive end Dawuane Smoot meets the media on Sunday after the Jaguars' 9-6 win over the Bills.
Highlights | Every outstanding play by the Jaguars' defense Week 9
Check out the best plays from the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive unit in Week 9 against the Buffalo Bills.
Highlight | Dawuane Smoot is a blur off the edge for 9-yard sack
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot sacks Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen for a 9-yard sack.
All Gas, No Breaks Week 8: Dawuane Smoot
Take a closer look at DL Dawuane Smoot's Week 8 action with this All Gas, No Breaks recap presented by Cadillac.
Smoot: "We missed some key adjustments"
Defensive end Duwane Smoot meets the media in Seattle on Sunday after the Jaguars' 31-7 loss to the Seahawks.
Highlight | Dawuane Smoot engulfs Geno Smith for third-down sack
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Dawuane Smoot engulfs Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith for a third-down sack.
Smoot: "Coach Meyer ran off and told everyone how crazy this story is"
Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot tells the crazy story of unexpectedly delivering his daughter in their living room to Jaguars.com.
Film Room #6: Dawuane Smoot
From the Jaguars Film Room, former football player and current sports commentator Jeff Lageman takes a detailed look at Dawuane Smoot's impact on the passing game.
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Crown Royal Water Break: Dawuane Smoot
J.P. Shadrick catches up with defensive end Dawuane Smoot after practice for the Crown Royal Water Break.
The Shlyn Show Traditions Episode: Dawuane Smoot
Thanks to Surface, watch a special Traditions episode of The Shlyn Show presented by Microsoft Teams with defensive end Dawuane Smoot.
Off the Field - Dawuane Smoot
Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot walks off the field with Ashlyn Sullivan as the team prepares to travel to Denver.