Steve Smith Sr. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ravens' Steve Smith Sr. explains why his comeback has nothing to do with NFL records

    Fox Sports "When Steve Smith ruptured his right Achilles tendon last season, that could have been the end of the line for one of the NFL's most successful wide receivers. The 37-year-old seriously contemplated retirement, to the point that he was telling reporters and teams alike that he was done with the..." August 18

  • Ravens wideout Steve Smith passes physical, will practice soon

    Pro Football Talk "Steve Smith’s comeback from a torn Achilles can now begin in earnest. According to Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, the Ravens wide receiver has passed his physical and will be activated from the physically unable to perform list, and could practice as soon as Monday. That would be plenty..." August 17

  • Ravens' Steve Smith Sr. snickers at NFL Top 100 snub

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Steve Smith Sr. jokes about being 37 years old, but he wants to prove he will still be an offensive force for the Ravens. He made a not-so-subtle reference to being left off the NFL Network’s Top 100 player list, and prides himself on the longevity of his career. “I snicker and laugh, because..." July 06

  • Why did Steve Smith come back to the Ravens? To reach 1,000 receptions

    ESPN "When Steve Smith Sr. suffered a season-ending Achilles injury last year, most expected him to forgo retirement for a year because the ultra-competitive wide receiver wouldn't want his final NFL moment to be getting carried off the field with a towel draped over his head. But, when asked why he..." June 17

  • Steve Smith Sr. defends Breshad Perriman: Injury out of WR's control

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr.'s initial reaction to Breshad Perriman's injury was filled with emotion. He spoke out against anyone who wants to label Perriman as a bust or soft after the former first-round pick partially tore his ACL in his left knee last week. Perriman also..." June 13

  • Ravens' Steve Smith is jogging but not putting a timetable on his return

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith was talking off to the side at Lardarius Webb's charity softball game on Sunday when a foul ball zipped in his direction. Smith, who is coming off a season-ending Achilles injury, showed an impressive burst and change of direction to avoid it. "I..." June 12

  • Steve Smith rips Greg Hardy’s claim

    Pro Football Talk "Unemployed defensive end Greg Hardy is trying to find a way back into the NFL and recently gave an interview in which he claimed he never put his hands on the woman who accused him of domestic violence. Hardy’s former teammate Steve Smith isn’t buying it. Smith posted a snippet of Hardy’s..." April 05