The AP obit is here. It’s sad that his life will always be remembered in a more complicated way than he wished. But honesty compels me to say that such was the choice he made. I hope his family can find some peace with that eventually.
“Well a lot of guys are playing,” Smart said. “A lot of guys on defense are going to play. And when your Mom and Dad read the paper they like to know their son’s on the roster. So a lot of ‘ors’ on there because you have to play a lot of people, and you have to play fast. And we’ve got a lot of great competition at a lot of positions.” -- AJ-C, 8/29/16