Home Lifestyle Steve Smith might quit football after catching 1,000th pass

Steve Smith might quit football after catching 1,000th pass


Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. is dangerously close to joining an elite club in the NFL and once he gets there, he may just hang up his cleats forever.  Smith is just a few catches shy of becoming the 14th player in NFL history to record 1,000 receptions.

He currently has 961 on his career and told ESPN that he might just quit once he adds his name to the historic club.

One thousand receptions. That’s why, to be honest,” Smith said about why he decided to return for one more season. “Why not? You have to have something to strive for. I may catch that [1,000th pass] in my uniform, get in my car and go home. Straight from there, drive all the way from M&T Bank [Stadium] straight to Charlotte, one shot.”

Steve Smith played seven games during the 2015 season before tearing his Achilles. He likely would have broken 1,000 reception mark had his season not got cut short.

Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways!

*Featured Photo (above) credit to USA TODAY Sports


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

- Advertisment -

Must Read

Hottest Female News Anchors In The World

The news industry is booming with a whirlwind of events taking place across the world. With the wide range of politics, sports, and news...
- Advertisment -