He saw the funny side of the arrangement, before Smith's early departure from the camp with an injury.'We have been roomies here,' said the Wasps forward. It's like a big brother talking to a little brother.'We've talked about rugby more than about that incident. I hit him on the shoulder and it's always going to be David and Goliath.
'We had a good laugh and he's been ordering me around, which is what you get from a 10. I'm 128kg and he's 82kg, so the impact is going to be big.
It's likely a deal for the league minimum with little or no guaranteed money.
Seattle loves taking fliers on pass rushers, and Smith joins ex-Dolphins first-round bust Dion Jordan as ones who have joined the Seahawks this year.
In the following month on 26 October, Smith was called into the England squad for the Autumn international series after an impressive start in the premiership season.
6/9/2014: Signed a four-year, .80 million contract.
Considering he skipped OTAs and was subsequently pushed to the bottom of the depth chart, it would be a shock if the Eagles do not release him before the bonus is due. 7 among seven defensive ends, many of whom are camp body types.
They lost to Australia; they're just another team.'They're the No 1 team in the world, but that's where we want to be,' said Hughes.He has found his feet and his voice within the set-up, allowing him to offer guidance.'I know how he's been feeling because I was new in the squad last year and I came here a bit shy,' said Hughes.'I would be in the corner or sitting at the back in meetings.When you can share your experiences after being here a year and tell him to be open, it helps because as a fly-half he needs to be leading from the front and talking.'Next week, Hughes will be expected to lead from the front against Argentina at Twickenham, with a starting role at the base of the scrum, in the enforced absence of Billy Vunipola.Two weeks later, Smith made a man-of-the-match performance against Wasps and subsequently ended the home side's 22-match winning streak at Ricoh Arena.Smith made his first appearance for England with a try in the U16s match victory against Wales in April 2015.
Smith picked up the game of rugby union at the age of seven with Centaurs RFC when his family moved to Singapore.