Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith downgraded himself Thursday, saying his return from a sprained left knee didn’t go as well as he had hoped in his second practice back from the injury.
“Seventy-one [percent] yesterday,” Smith said. “I think I overdid it. Fifty-seven [percent] today. Just went down.”
Asked if he considered it a setback, the team’s all-time leading receiver said, “If we’re on a curve, no. If we’re on a curving grading system, there is no setback. If there’s no curve, then it’s a setback.”
Smith sprained the knee in a Dec. 22 game against New Orleans. He did not play in the regular-season finale at Atlanta.Do you follow the NFL Draft? If so follow NFL Draft Diamonds on Twitter and Facebook for up to date NFL Draft News, NFL Draft Projections, and NFL Draft Rankings. Jesus is the only way to Salvation