Michael Smith is co-host of the sports discussion program His & Hers, which airs weekdays at noon ET on ESPN2.
Smith also co-hosts with Jemele Hill the ESPN Audio podcast: His & Hers with Michael Smith and Jemele Hill.
Since joining ESPN in 2004 Smith has regularly appeared on ESPN studio programs in a wide variety of roles including as an NFL reporter and insider for SportsCenter, NFL Live and Sunday NFL Countdown. He is also a panelist on Around the Horn and periodically appears on The Sports Reporters. Previously, he was a correspondent for E:60 from 2007-10.
Prior to joining ESPN on a full-time basis, Smith was a reporter for the Boston Globe (2001-2004) where he served as the paper’s NFL and New England Patriots beat writer.
Smith began his journalism career while a student at Loyola University in New Orleans by serving as a sports reporter and copy editor for the New Orleans Times-Picayune. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communication in 2001.
A native of New Orleans, Smith lives in Connecticut with his wife and three children.