Steve Smith catches TD pass, reminds everyone his knee is fine

Steve Smith's knee is just fine, thanks.
Steve Smith's knee is just fine, thanks. (USATSI)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Panthers struggled out of the gates on offense against the 49ers and missed a #RiverboatRon shot at a touchdown when they couldn't convert a 4th and goal from the one. But the defense held the Niners, Carolina got the ball back and Cam Newton took advantage.

Newton threw a gorgeous strike to Steve Smith who was covered by Tarell Brown. Or, more accurately, not covered by Brown:

Smith, as you might know, was questionable to play on Sunday with a knee injury. In case you didn't know that he was fine, Smith would like to remind you:

Smith hasn't been shy about jawing to just about everyone in the stadium. 89. Bottom line. 

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Will Brinson joined CBS Sports in 2010 and enters his seventh season covering the NFL for CBS. He previously wrote for FanHouse along with myriad other Internet sites. A North Carolina native who lives... Full Bio

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