STEVE SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Chicago Bears host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this Sunday which also means the return of former head coach Lovie Smith. The former Bears coach is in the midst of rebuilding the Buccaneers, but still has a lot of respect for the Bears organization who he led to the Super Bowl back in 2006.
Linebacker Lance Briggs was part of that team and knows how important Smith was to the...
Some teams are off to a fast start, others are stumbling out of the gates, and a majority are languishing somewhere in the middle. That’s the NFL landscape after four games.
How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad.
Who fell into each...
We've hit the first week of byes and while six teams sat around on Sunday, the other 26 made sure to put on a show.
We had some hard hits, some comedy and one veteran wide receiver who made good on his word. Let's not waste time chatting. It's time to hand out some hardware, so let's get to work.
1. Steve Smith Award for Playing Keep-away with an NFL referee: Steve Smith, Ravens...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Baltimore Ravens and WR Steve Smith have reached agreement.
According to Schefter, Smith receives a three-year contract
Smith reportedly had interest from the Cowboys, Patriots, Ravens, Buccaneers and Chargers.
Baltimore re-signed Jacoby Jones, but were still in need of another receiver. It seems like a good fit given that Smith...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Ravens have emerged as the favorites to sign former Panthers WR Steve Smith.
Smith reportedly had the the Cowboys, Patriots, Ravens, Buccaneers and Chargers, all on his list of teams to be traded to, but the Ravens have been the linked to Smith more than any other team.
Baltimore re-signed Jacoby Jones, but could still use another...
The days of Steve Smith as the face of the Carolina Panthers are over.
Smith, 34, was cut by the team on Thursday.
The move comes one day after the agent for Smith said that the wide receivers time with the club was nearing an end expressing disappointment.
“Where we are disappointed is the fact he signed an extension to stay loyal to the club and complete his career as a Panther...
Steve Smith almost certainly is headed to free agency, but he would have accepted a trade to the New England Patriots.
That’s according to Joseph Person of The Charlotte Observer, who quoted a source Thursday saying the Patriots were one of five teams on a list of potential trade partners Smith gave to Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman last week.
The other teams...
On Thursday, the Carolina Panthers released wide receiver Steve Smith in a move that has been anticipated.
Smith, a five-time Pro Bowler, will be 35 in May and is coming off of a season that included him catching just 64 passes for 745 yards and four touchdowns. His 11.6 yards per catch average was the lowest it's been since 2007.
While Smith is undersized, he still should be good...
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Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, citing league sources, reports that the Ravens are expected to emerge as a “strong potential landing spot” Panthers veteran WR Steve Smith should if he were to be released.
Wilson adds that the Buccaneers would also make “a lot of sense” for Smith.
Ian Rapoport first reported that the Panthers are attempting to trade Smith on...