Jimmy Smith

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith fared well in first extensive action since injuring Achilles tendon

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith fared well in first extensive action since injuring Achilles tendon

One week after playing a season-low seven snaps in the Ravens’ 30-17 victory over the Oakland Raiders because of an Achilles tendon injury, cornerback Jimmy Smith participated in 86 percent of the defense’s plays in Sunday’s 27-24 overtime loss to the Chicago Bears.

Although he finished with only one tackle in his 69 snaps, Smith did not suffer a setback in his recovery, according to coach John Harbaugh.

“He made it out of the game great,” Harbaugh said Monday. “Yeah, Jimmy did well. It was good. He’s probably sore from the game, but he played all of the snaps and played excellent. I thought our corners played exceptionally well. You want to...

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