BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith has been suspended without pay for the team’s next four games for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing substances policy.
Smith, who also left Sunday’s game with a season-ending torn Achilles late in the first half, will begin serving his suspension immediately.READ MORE: Three Baltimore Firefighters Killed In Partial Building Collapse
Smith has been bothered by a sore Achilles for much of the season. The seven-year veteran has missed several practices, but started all 12 games and is second on the team with three interceptions.READ MORE: Manager At La Scala Ristorante Italiano Killed On Sunday Night, Restaurant Says
He was replaced in the game by rookie Marlon Humphrey, Baltimore’s top draft choice. Humphrey intercepted Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford in the fourth quarter.MORE NEWS: Code Blue Alert Extreme Cold Alert Issued For Baltimore City