Source: Patriots host Tyron Smith

Updated: April 21, 2011, 10:54 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

On the final day that NFL teams can host prospects at their home facility, the New England Patriots welcomed Southern Cal's Tyron Smith to town, according to a league source.

The 6-foot-5, 307-pound Smith enters the NFL after his junior season, with analysts touting him as one of the top offensive tackles in the draft.

NFL teams are allowed up to 30 in-house visits with out-of-town prospects before the draft. The visits are often used to double-check medical information or to ...

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