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Meet new Bucs Ryan Smith, Caleb Benenoch

Meet Ryan Smith

POSITION: Cornerback

SCHOOL: North Carolina Central

DRAFT PICK: Fourth round, No. 108

HEIGHT: 6-0

WEIGHT: 190

NOTABLE: Born in Germany, moved from safety to corner in 2014 and owns the school record with 168 career solo tackles. ... Started 42 games and finished with seven career interceptions. ...Timed in 4.46 and averaged 28.1 yards on 14 kickoff returns as a senior. ...Graduated with a degree in criminal justice and wants to be a U.S. Marshall when his playing career is over.

QUOTABLE: “I made plays and I will continue to do those things at the next level.’’

Meet Caleb Benenoch

POSITION: Tackle

SCHOOL: UCLA

DRAFT PICK: 5th round, Pick 148

HEIGHT: 6-5

WEIGHT: 311

NOTABLE: Born in Nigeria and emigrated at the age of 8. ...Posted a 1.68 time in the 10-yard split at the combine, the fastest of any offensive lineman. ...Flagged 13 times while starting all 13 games last fall as a junior and is considered a bit of a project. ...Has some experience playing inside.

QUOTABLE: “I played lots of tackle and some guard. Both come natural to me.’’

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