Torrey Smith Highly Questionable After Death in Family


Jan 22, 2012; Foxborough, MA, USA; Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith (82) reaches for the endzone and scores a touchdown as New England Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty (32) defends in the third quarter during the 2011 AFC Championship game at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-US PRESSWIRE

According to reports, Torrey Smith has left the team hotel early this morning after learning of the death of his younger brother Tevin. Tevin Passed away after a motorcycle accident at approximately 2 A.M. this morning. It is unknown what Torrey Smiths status for tonight is, but the team has left the decision in Torreys hands. Our thoughts here at go out to Torrey and his family and we wish Torrey the best in dealing with an extremely difficult situation. Torrey essentially raised his siblings, including Tevin, and acted as their father figure for most of their lives.

If you have never seen it, this today show profile of Torrey Is a much watch. You will understand how much family means to Torrey.

***UPDATE***Sal Palantonio is reporting that John Harbaugh and Torrey Smith have spoken and Smith indicated that he wants to play tonight. Harbaugh re-stated that it was going to be Torreys decision whether or not to suit up.