ALEX SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chiefs, Alex Smith still talking contract extension

The Kansas City Chiefs were pleasantly surprised with the play that they received from quarterback Alex Smith last season, and they were hoping to get him locked up to an extension this offseason. There haven’t been many reports about the two sides progressing, but according to Randy Covitz, the two sides are still in constant dialogue about a new deal. It may not happen this offseason...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alex Smith: best in the league says Chiefs OC

The best quarterback in the NFL is Alex Smith says Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Doug Peterson. Before you begin naming quarterbacks better then Smith do ask yourself what was Peterson supposed to say? “Ultimately, every team has to have a quarterback,” Pederson said in a recent interview, via the KC Star. “I think we have the best in the league.” The Chiefs paid...
Via Tireball.com
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Former Browns tight end Alex Smith to visit Bengals

Adam Caplan reports that the Bengals are on the trail of former Cleveland Browns tight end Alex Smith. Veteran FB/TE Alex Smith’s visit with the Bengals is scheduled for today. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) April 10, 2013 The summation for Alex Smith’s time in Cleveland for me is probably that he was better than I ever thought he would be. Nobody will ever forget the time the...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns doing their homework on Geno Smith

PHOENIX -- Whither the Browns quarterback situation? The team will hold a private workout for West Virginia's Geno Smith before the draft. Which is interesting. But so, too, was this statement from CEO Joe Banner on Monday about the draft's sixth overall pick. "(Quarterback's) still not the focus, and I don't think that's going to change," Banner...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Alex Smith trade sets up the draft

Geno Smith will not be drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs unless their deal to bring Alex Smith to Arrowhead falls through. That move sets up a number of possibilities on draft day that revolve around quarterback needy teams. The Jacksonville Jaguars sit at number two overall, behind the Chiefs. Jacksonville is a quarterback needy team, but they've expressed that they'll...
Via This Given Sunday
March 02, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Mock Draft: Defense dominates the first round

This latest 2013 NFL mock draft takes into account where players could be drafted so far in the process and takes in account the Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs trade. The NFL Scouting Combine is over, and a lot of players shot up the board due to their performance. Eddie Lacy dropped out of the first round due to opting out of the combine. Sharrif Floyd and Sheldon Richardson...
Via The Penalty Flag
March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns reportedly love Geno Smith

According to Matt Miller of Bleacher Report, the Cleveland Browns love former West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith in this year’s draft.  They didn’t expect him to be available when they go on the board with the sixth pick, but now that the Chiefs traded for Alex Smith, they might be able to snatch him up. I don’t think the new Browns regime believes they have their quarterback...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 27, 2013  |  4 Comments

Browns' TE Smith has concussion

Cleveland tight end Alex Smith was briefly hospitalized with a concussion following Sunday's loss in Cincinnati. Smith was injured in the fourth quarter after he caught a short pass over the middle and was struck in the head by the knee of a Bengals tackler. The 30-year-old Smith walked off the field under his own power, but was taken by ambulance to a Cincinnati hospital. His...
Via AP on Fox
September 17, 2012  |  Discuss

3 free agents who could take the 49ers to the next level

The San Francisco 49ers were the biggest surprise in the NFL in 2011.  No one who follows football expected that first year head coach Jim Harbaugh could turn around such an abysmal team so quickly.  The Niners were 6-10 in 2010 and went 13-3 under Harbaugh in 2011.  Following the 2011 regular season, San Francisco went to the NFC Championship where they lost to the eventual Super...
Via The Penalty Flag
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

5 NFL Teams that Could use DeSean Jackson

2011 was the final season of DeSean Jackson’s rookie contract.  It paid him $600,000 dollars.  To a struggling writer that’s a pot of gold but to an NFL receiver it’s chump change.  Jackson held out at the start of the season in hopes of a new contract.  When the Eagles wouldn’t budge he eventually reported only to have his second consecutive season of declining numbers...
Via The Penalty Flag
January 29, 2012  |  5 Comments
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