Irv Smith is this week’s guest on The Life of Dad Show.

On The Show

Irv Smith talks with The Life of Dad Show host, Art Eddy about fatherhood, playing in the NFL and how his son is following in his footsteps by playing in the NFL. Irv has a passion for fatherhood and it comes through in this interview. Smith shares a the story of when his son was born and the great lengths Irv made to make sure he was there to witness the birth of his son. Irv answers the Life of Dad Quick Five to close out the interview.


About Irv Smith

Irvin Martin Smith played in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints and the San Francisco 49ers. He was the 20th overall draft pick of the 1993 NFL Draft. He played high school football for Pemberton Township High School, a public school located in Pemberton Township in South Jersey. Ge played college football at the University of Notre Dame. His son Irv Smith Jr. played college football as a tight end at the University of Alabama and is currently in the NFL playing for the Minnesota Vikings.

Follow Irv on Twitter at @IRVSmith6  and check out his website at

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