Steve Smith Sr.

Former Raven Steve Smith Sr. reveals career-long battle with depression

Former Raven Steve Smith Sr. reveals career-long battle with depression

Former Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. was best known to fans and players alike for his bombastic jabs at opposing players, or, as he phrases it, “being a tough, in-your-face wide receiver.”

Smith, who retired after the 2016 season and now works as an analyst for the NFL Network, opened up Tuesday about a side of him few ever knew in a column for NFL.com titled “Steve Smith Sr.: My personal battle with depression.” He encouraged anyone trapped in the same mental vortex to seek therapy, as he had for a majority of his playing...

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