Asked if he was "intrigued" by the possibility of the trade, Smith said, "I've never been through a situation like this, so it's all brand-new to me. I can't say that it isn't (intriguing). Even though you suit up for certain clubs and organizations on a Sunday, all 31 other teams see you. It's definitely a business. It's becoming kind of redundant when I say it, but that's what it is."