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Geno Smith believes he has proven he can still start in NFL

Geno Smith has one thing in mind as he heads toward free agency this offseason — landing another starting job in the NFL.Smith, who signed a one-year deal with the New York Giants last year, has appeared in just five games over the last three seasons. He’s had very few chances to prove himself, but the 27-year-old believes he has done enough to earn a first-string role.“Yeah, I think...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan takes shot at Geno Smith over locker room punch

Geno Smith and Rex Ryan have been engaged in a battle of words recently, and the former head coach did his best to get in the last shot Sunday.It all started before Smith started for the New York Giants instead of Eli Manning in Week 13. Ryan said of Smith, “I love Geno Smith. Great guy. I just don’t want him playing quarterback for me.”Smith pointed out that (in his eyes) he saved...
Via Sportsnaut
December 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith’s father received death threats prior to son starting at QB

Fans can really be savage, and they sometimes cross the line.A Giants fan falls into that category after what he recently did. Geno Smith’s father recently said that he received a phone call last week from a fan who threatened his life -- a terrible and reprehensible act. Smith also added that the phone call came from a Missouri area code, and he did later receive another call in...
Via The Sports Daily
December 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith’s father received death threat over son starting

Eli Manning and his family weren’t the only ones to endure a rough time among New York Giants quarterbacks last week. Geno Smith and his family did, too. In fact, Smith’s father received a death threat over his son starting.Geno Smith Jr., the father of Geno Smith III, told NJ.com that he received a call on his cell phone last week after the announcement that his son would be starting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith: Teammates are ‘fired up’ about him starting

The New York Giants announced their surprising decision on Tuesday to bench Eli Manning for the remainder of the season, and you have to wonder how Manning’s teammates feel about the move. According to Geno Smith, some of them are excited.Smith has been named the starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders. When Giants head coach Ben McAdoo informed the team...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 29, 2017  |  Discuss

LOOK: Geno Smith is looking jacked in new workout video

Geno Smith may still be playing at MetLife Stadium, but the change of scenery and new team he plays for has caused him to take on a new look.And new workout and nutrition regimens, as well, because he’s now jacked.Check out this new workout video of him getting some cable work in, and yeah, he’s pretty ripped.https://twitter.com/GenoSmith3/status/88637672161592115Smith has been working...
Via The Sports Daily
July 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith chose Giants because of Brett Favre, sort of

When Geno Smith is looking at his iPad, chances are he’s binge-watching.No, he’s not viewing episode after episode of some TV series. He’s binge-watching Brett Favre, and that’s connected to the reason he signed on to be part of the Giants’ quarterback depth chart.Giants head coach Ben McAdoo was the Packers tight ends coach from 2006-2011. So he’s familiar with Favre.“Brett Favre...
Via The Sports Daily
June 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Geno Smith deletes Instagram post possibly critical of Jets

Geno Smith had a front-row seat to Ryan Fitzpatrick’s disastrous six-interception performance during the New York Jets’ 24-3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last Sunday. The Jets backup quarterback then appeared to take a shot at the team’s starter with a seemingly sardonic post to Instagram that has since been deleted. Smith took to the social media site Wednesday and posted a...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Geno Smith ‘kind of pissed off’ about Ryan Fitzpatrick’s return

With the stroke of a pen, quarterback Geno Smith found himself relegated to second string behind Ryan Fitzpatrick on the New York Jets depth chart. Not surprisingly, he’s not exactly happy about the development. “I’m not disappointed. I’m kind of pissed off, but it’s not a detrimental thing,” he said, via Rich Cimini of ESPN.com. “It’s not something where I’m pissed off at anyone...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Todd Bowles: Geno Smith 'can be a good starter' for Jets

Despite all evidence to the contrary, New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles believes Geno Smith is capable of running an NFL offense. Speaking with the New York Daily News, Bowles downplayed the importance of the quarterback position as it pertains to winning but threw some support behind Smith as a potentially “good starter.” “I think Geno can be a good starter, but he’s got to...
Via Sportsnaut
July 24, 2016  |  Discuss
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