JASON SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP
New Orleans general manager Mickey Loomis says the Saints and free agent offensive tackle Jason Smith have agreed to a one-year contract.
Smith, whose acquisition was announced by the Saints on Thursday, has spent four seasons in the NFL, playing in 45 games with 26 starts at both left and right tackle.
The 6-foot-5, 308-pound lineman was the second overall pick out of Baylor in...
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April 11, 2013
The New Orleans Saints added some veteran competition at tackle as former No. 2 overall pick tackle Jason Smith agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the Saints on Thursday, Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. Smith spent last season with the Jets and New York released him in mid-February.
The 6-foot-5, 308-pound tackle should compete with Charles Brown...
I didn't expect to see Jason Smith, of all people, walking through the Saints' doors but this is a very intriguing development. Smith is 26 and was drafted as the 2nd overall pick - yes you read that correctly - just 4 years ago. He spent three concussion filled seasons with the Rams and was largely a bust before playing for the Jets last year and never really panning out...
The New Orleans Saints announced on Thursday that they’ve reached an agreement with former Rams OT Jason Smith.
Smith receives a one-year deal from the Saints after being released by the Jets earlier in the offseason.
He’s a former No. 2 overall pick back in 2009, but has only managed to start 26 games during his NFL career. Smith has been given bust label after falling well...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Rams right tackle Jason Smith finds himself battling for playing time this summer with free agent signee Barry Richardson.
That's just fine with Smith, a former No. 2 overall draft pick who is working with the second string and did not start in the Rams' preseason opener at Indianapolis Sunday.
"Everything that's happening to me as far as, I think...
Rams right tackle Jason Smith finds himself battling for playing time this summer with free agent signee Barry Richardson.
That's just fine with Smith, a former No. 2 overall draft pick who is working with the second string and did not start in the Rams' preseason opener at Indianapolis on Sunday.
Given where he was selected in the 2009 NFL draft, most players would expect...
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August 15, 2012
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Paul Boudreau knew when he came on board as the Rams' offensive line coach that he had a fight on his hands. He inherited the one of the worst-ranked offensive lines in the game, whose franchise tackles were both undermined by injuries and ineffective play.
Two weeks into Rams camp, 30 days before the start of the season, and Rodger Saffold...
Rams offensive tackle Jason Smith agreed to restructure his contract this week, a league source confirmed on Saturday. Signed to a five-year, $54 million contract as the No. 2 overall pick of the 2009 NFL Draft, Smith had been scheduled to earn $10 million in base salary in 2012 and $12 million in base salary 2013, with 2014 being a voidable year. Under the restructure, Smith'...
The St. Louis Rams have placed 25-year old OT Jason Smith on the Injured Reserve List, ending his season due to a nasty concussion. Smith played in 6 games (all starts) for the Rams this year. He has now played in 29 games (26 starts) in his first three years with the Rams. This is another blow to the Rams’ O-Line as they are losing players left and right.
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Rams right tackle Jason Smith was carted off the field after getting accidentally hit in the head during the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys.
Smith, who grew up in Dallas and went to college at Baylor, was seen moving his limbs before being placed on a backboard and driven to the locker room for further evaluation. Cameras showed him waving and putting his hands together...
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October 23, 2011