- Roderick "Rod" Smith (born May 15, 1970, in Texarkana, Arkansas) is an American football player who plays wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the NFL and winner of two Super Bowls. He was signed by the Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 1994 and is the only undrafted free agent ever to have 10,000 career receiving yards. He is ranked 15th in NFL history in career receptions and 16th all time in receiving yards.
- Smith was all-league, all-area, all-state and an Arkansas all-state game choice as a senior at Texarkana High School in Texarkana, Ark. He lettered twice in football and basketball and once in baseball. He began supporting an orphanage in Mexico City in 1994 and in August 1997 had the opportunity to meet the children when the Broncos traveled to Mexico City for a preseason American Bowl game. Smith hosted a group of the children for several hours at the team hotel and donated Broncos hats and T-shirts to more than 400 others. He has served as the spokesman for the annual Denver Broncos Community Blood Drive since its inception eight years ago. Smith was a 2007 inductee into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame. He has two sons, Devin and Roderick Jr., and a daughter, Vanessa