According to several outlets, Smith was led off the plane by police after engaging in a verbal altercation with a flight attendant. It's unclear at this time whether there was an issue with his use of a cell phone or headphones.
Regardless of the specific altercation, Smith was asked to exit the flight.
No police report was filed, and Smith wasn't arrested.
The Jets released a statement acknowledging the incident.
"We are aware of the report and are researching the facts," a Jets spokesman said. "We will have no comment at this time."