KEVIN SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP
Detroit Lions running back Kevin Smith is a healthy scratch for Week 6 against Philadelphia.Fantasy Spin:After being the lead back over the first two weeks, Smith didn't see a carry in either of the next two games. It's obvious he's not part of the Lions future plans and should be let go for a more viable fantasy option.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- His injuries took him out. Injuries to others have put him back in.
That's the ironic reality of running back Kevin Smith's career with the Detroit Lions.
A year ago at this time, Smith couldn't even find a NFL team that would invite him to training camp.
"I was trying any way to get on a team, any team," Smith said. "I needed a...
The Detroit lions are not known for having healthy running backs which is why solid depth at the position is important. Today they added to their backfield by re-signing the often injured Kevin Smith for the 2012 season. Smith is a dynamic player that brings play making ability to the offense. He has shown flashes [...]
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Kevin Smith was in good company for his morning workout Tuesday, and when it was over he sent word that he was happy to be heading back to Detroit to continue his career with the Lions.
Just finished a great workout with frank gore and matt forte and just found out I will be back in the d next year, Smith wrote on his Twitter account.
Smith, who gave the Lions...
As the Lions headed into the off-season, free-agent running back Kevin Smith was not sure about where his path would lead.
Lions running back Kevin Smith caught one of Matthew Stafford's five touchdown passes in Sunday's 45-41 loss to the Packers. As you'll see, Smith caught a dump pass over the middle and took a vicious hit from Packers DB (double connotation) Jarrett Bush as he crossed the goalline. Despite the result of the play (six points on the scoreboard), Bush felt the need to stand...
Lions running back Kevin Smith is hurt again.
Smith left Thursday's game against Green Bay with a leg injury, and his return is questionable. He was carted to the tunnel early in the second quarter after walking gingerly around the sideline, then came jogging back out moments later and looked like he was trying to test the injury. He then appeared to be having his right ankle...
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November 24, 2011
On Sunday, November 20th, the Detroit Lions played the Carolina Panthers at Ford Field. With Jahvid Best out after suffering a concussion in an October game against San Francisco, newly signed RB Kevin Smith and RB Maurice Morris started in place of him. Since Best’s injury, RB Maurice Morris has mainly started in place of him. According to ESPN.com’s Kevin Seifert, the reason...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. It might not ever have felt better for Kevin Smith to wake up feeling sore Monday morning.
He was sore from running, sore from being hit and feeling good about it.
It means he had a job running the football again, and he had done it well.
Smith was one of the stars of the Lions 49-35 victory over the Carolina Panthers at Ford Field on Sunday.
By the end of...
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Three weeks ago, Kevin Smith was sitting on his couch, out of the NFL. Today he scored three touchdowns to lead a Lions comeback. The running back who is now in his second stint with Detroit rushed for 140 yards and added 61 yards through the air. Smith also scored the game clinching touchdown as the Lions overcame a 17 point deficit to beat the Carolina Panthers 49-35.