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Aldon Smith denies being detained: 'I'm a good person'

Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith spoke with reporters on Thursday as he was leaving the San Francisco Police Department headquarters, and he denied that he had any involvement in a car accident that resulted in him being detained.Police told KTVU that Smith and another man were passengers in Smith’s car when the NFL player’s girlfriend, who was driving at the time, collided...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith detained after accident with police cruiser

The long, sad story of Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith apparently took another turn on Thursday when the former Pro Bowler was detained by the San Francisco Police Department after a vehicle he was a passenger in collided with a police cruiser.No, this is not a fake news story.“Suspended Oakland Raiders player Aldon Smith was detained Thursday morning in San Francisco after...
Via Sportsnaut
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith being investigated for ‘domestic incident’

Just when it seemed Aldon Smith was in the clear when it comes to off-field incidents comes a new report that he’s being investigated for what’s being described as a “domestic incident.”TMZ Sports has the exclusive report on this.“Sources tell us cops in San Francisco were called early Saturday morning and responded to a home in the city. Smith owns a house in San Francisco...
Via Sportsnaut
February 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith to be reinstated in March

Aldon Smith’s attempt at reinstatement for the Oakland Raiders’ playoff run was unsuccessful, but the linebacker should be cleared to participate in all of the team’s offseason program.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Smith is expected to be reinstated in March, assuming he does not have another slip-up with the NFL’s substance abuse program. Smith’s one-year suspension...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 05, 2017  |  Discuss

NFL defers Aldon Smith reinstatement decision until March

In one of the more mind-numbing announcements this season, the NFL has decided to defer Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Aldon Smith’s reinstatement decision until March of 2017 per ProFootballTalk. “Per a league source, the NFL has decided not to reinstate Smith for the remainder of the 2016 season. Instead, his case will be revisited on March 15, 2017.” This sets...
Via Sportsnaut
December 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith setting up meeting to seek reinstatement

It has taken nearly a month since he first applied for reinstatement, but it appears Aldon Smith will finally get the chance to plead his case to the NFL. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Smith is getting a meeting set up with league commissioner Roger Goodell or another high-ranking official to do just that. Sources: #Raiders OLB Aldon Smith is setting up a meeting with...
Via Sportsnaut
December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith denies appearing in video with marijuana blunt

Aldon Smith has seemingly denied that he appeared in a video that showed someone smoking marijuana on a social media account that is known to belong to him. Smith, who signed a two-year deal with the Oakland Raiders in April, sent the following tweet on Monday after the video went viral Sunday. Good try, not me — Aldon Smith (@AldonSmith) July 25, 2016 Smith has been using...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: NFL to investigate Aldon Smith over Periscope video

The NFL are preparing to investigate Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith in the wake of a video recently posted to Periscope in which an unidentified man, suspected to perhaps be Smith, and an unidentified woman appear to handle and smoke a marijuana cigarette. A source reportedly informed ESPN’s Ed Werder of the NFL’s intent. As expected, source says #NFL looking into...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith posts video under a pseudonym of a blunt on Periscope

Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith is still currently serving a one-year suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on substance abuse, so he should probably be laying low right now. However, it seems that he’s doing quite the opposite. Smith has been posting videos on Periscope using an account named “ravenga,” under the name “Ricky.” As of Sunday morning, he had...
Via The Sports Daily
July 24, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL suspends Aldon Smith one year for substance abuse

The NFL is coming down hard on Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith. The league has suspended Smith for one year, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter, following the linebacker’s Aug. 6 arrest for an alleged hit-and-run involving DUI and vandalism charges in Santa Clara, Calif. NFL Media’s Rand Getlin cited substance abuse as the reason for the suspension. The former...
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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