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Torrey Smith honored as Ravens' Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee
Torrey Smith honored as Ravens' Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee

The late Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton was nicknamed "Sweetness." That was a nod of respect to the Hall of Fame running back's moves on the football field as well as his good-natured personality and generosity off the field. Those qualities were recognized in wide receiver Torrey Smith by the Ravens on Friday when he was named the franchise's nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year award. Smith is one of 32 NFL players nominated for an award that will be presented Jan. 31 during the NFL Honors program. The former Maryland standout emphasized that the award is nice, but it's not why he and his wife, Chanel, are so involved in the community. That...

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