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Urban Meyer, Ohio State Community Responds To Tragic Killing Of Former Buckeye Will Smith

One of the best defensive players in the history of Ohio State's football program was killed Saturday night. 

Will Smith, a former Buckeye defensive end, was murdered in a road-rage incident in New Orleans after his car was rear-ended. The 34-year-old leaves behind his wife and three children. He spent his entire NFL career with the Saints. 

Urban Meyer, Jim Tressel and other members of Ohio State's football community have responded to the tragic killing. Smith was a three-year starter for the Buckeyes and a key member of the 2002 national championship team. 

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Life is so fragile. 

Rest in peace, Will.