Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 5/7/13
Jets 2nd round pick Geno Smith does not have an agent at this time, so Smith is currently solely responsible for managing his image and getting his point across. After not being selected until the 2nd round, and firing his previous agents, Smith’s image and reputation have taken a serious hit as of late. Smith though refuses to allow his critics to get him down, and during a recent interview with Thacover2, address concerns and rumors about his attitude and whether or not he’s a diva. “I don’t worry about what people say — my skin is pretty thick,” Smith told USA TODAY Sports. “I’ve never been in trouble.” Smith denied a Yahoo Sports report that suggested he spent time in meetings with NFL coaches and exec Tweeting on his phone, and being disengaged from the whole pre-draft process. “That’s not true,” said Smith flatly. “I got strong remarks from all the teams I visited with. … I couldn’t care less what’s coming out in the media because I know what’s true.” Smith did admit
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