Episode 108: Trust The Process with Alex Smith

Alex Smith played 16 seasons in the NFL and was the #1 overall pick in the 2005 NFL draft. Alex was a 3x pro bowler and the 2020 NFL Comeback player of the year after a gruesome leg injury in 2018. Alex’s story of perseverance is inspiring and today on the show, he gets into the details on his return to football. Other topics include:

  • (2:00-7:30) – Growing up in San Diego, developing a love of football from afar
  • (7:30-10:00) – One scholarship athlete
  • (10:00-17:00) – The mental pressure of being the #1 NFL Draft Pick
  • (17:00-24:40) – Advice to rookies in the NFL
  • (24:20-31:00) – When did Alex know Patrick Mahomes was special
  • (31:00-42:00) – Alex’s injury, his initial thoughts when it happened and his journey back to the NFL
  • (42:00-47:00) – The help of Alex’s wife, his fear returning to football
  • (47:00-50:30) – Alex’s new media career

And much more. Learn more about Alex at attitudeisfree.com

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