Found April 13, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
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It’s tough to say what was the more jarring sight Friday at zMax Dragway: watching former Panthers receiver Steve Smith climb behind the wheel of a top fuel dragster to rev the engine, or seeing him sporting the colors of his new team, the Baltimore Ravens. “The confidence that I have in myself, I look good in any color,” Smith said. “I look good in purple. So I’ll be fine.” Smith, who was released March 13 after 13 seasons with the Panthers, will continue to live in Charlotte, where his three children were born and where they go to school. And he’ll continue to make public appearances like Friday’s at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, where Smith was a guest of driver Antron Brown and Charlotte Motor Speedway president Marcus Smith. But Smith made it clear the Panthers are no longer his concern. So Smith offered little opinion on Carolina’s complete make-over of its receiving corps, which began with his release and included the departures of three other wideouts in free agency. “...
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