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New identity for Alex Smith and Kansas City Chiefs? No problem

For the Kansas City Chiefs, particularly in the Andy Reid and Alex Smith era, two things have been the team’s calling card: a strong defense and an effective, efficient offense that begins with the run game. However, the 2016 season — admittedly only a week old — has already been different for the team. Defense is currently not the team’s centerpiece, and though the run...
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September 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders sign Sean Smith to four-year, $40 million deal

The Oakland Raiders reportedly continued their free agency spending spree on Thursday by signing former Kansas City Chiefs corner Sean Smith to a four-year, $40 million contract: The #Raiders and CB Sean Smith agreed to a 4-year deal worth $40M, source said, with $20M guaranteed — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 10, 2016 It’s a big signing for a team that was battling both...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Sean Smith signs four-year deal with Raiders

One position the Oakland Raiders were looking to fill this offseason was at the cornerback position. It looks like the team is on that path now as they signed former Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith. The deal is reportedly for four years and worth $40 million. This is a huge pickup for the Raiders as they are looking to distance themselves from former first-round draft pick...
Via Campus Sports Net
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Does Signing Free Agent CB Sean Smith Make Sense For 49ers?

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Once again, cornerback Sean Smith has hit the open market at the perfect time. The...
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March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Sean Smith calls the Chiefs the NFL's most dramatic team

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith thinks his team deserves some Emmy consideration after this rollercoaster season.The category? Most Outstanding Drama -- on a football field."We never just win easy," Smith told Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star. "(We're) the most dramatic team in the NFL."That all depends on how you define drama. The Chiefs haven't made it easy on themselves...
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December 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Smith is facing a three-game suspension

The Kansas City Chiefs were dealt a mighty blow on Friday by the NFL when it was announced that their top corner, Sean Smith had been suspended for the first three games of the upcoming season. Sean Smith was arrested back in April for a DUI, so the suspension was a mere formality and according to NFL Media Insider, Ian Rapoport‘s twitter page, Adam Schefter of ESPN chimed in...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kansas City Chiefs CB Sean Smith suspended for 3 games by NFL

The NFL has reportedly handed down discipline to Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith, and it’s a three-game ban. ESPN’s Adam Schefter broke this news early Friday morning, citing a league source. He notes the discipline stems from Smith’s recent DUI, for which he pled guilty. This isn’t surprising news. The Chiefs have known Smith could miss time to start the season...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Utah Utes Football: Step up and Shine

6’3 200lbs, the Utes have had success in the past with players of this size. Unpolished at the cornerback position, coaches have been able to take a couple of guys and turn them into NFL caliber players. Sean Smith was a 6’3 200ish lb running back when he came to Utah. Smith spent a little bit of time at running back before making the switch to wide receiver. When coaches felt...
Via TornBySports
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Chiefs cornerback Smith cited after alleged wreck

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith was cited for driving under the influence and careless driving after an officer witnessed him lose control and strike a light pole early Monday. According to a copy of the police report, Smith was attempting to make a turn in Kansas City's Power & Light entertainment district when he struck the light pole around 12:30 a.m. The...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

With defensive injuries looming, Chiefs will turn to Alex Smith to rescue them

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Five things we learned from the Chiefs 41-38 loss to San Diego Sunday.MAYBE SMITH CAN:The prevailing wisdom all season has been that the Chiefs win with defense and quarterback Alex Smith simply gets out of the way. Well, all that thinking might have to be altered now as the Chiefs ponder their football world without linebacker Tamba Hali, perhaps for the season...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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