Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 5/4/13
Remember when I said Geno Smith was close entering the “T.O. Zone”  because how the media were starting to treat him? I thought he had some time before it got that bad, but it is happening sooner than I thought. Now, the lines are being blurred about what is truth and what is piling on. That is the same problem Terrell Owens had, no matter what he said, they media would spin it and pile on. Many times anonymously and that is what they are doing to Geno Smith. “He’s going to have a tough time in New York,” an NFC scout said, speaking on the condition of anonymity. “Right now, he’s coming off as a spoiled, pampered brat.” I have no problem with fair and tough evaluations, but if you are going to name call, you have to put your name on it. I feel really strongly about that. If you want to say you don’t think he can be a good quarterback that’s fine, to call someone a brat, you should be man enough to say that with your chest. Geno partly by his own hand and partly by others, have dug himself into a deep hole, the only way out is to prove everyone wrong on the field.
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