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.

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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.

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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.

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