A misdemeanor failure to obey charge against
Smith was arrested last July 12 for reasonable and lawful order of a law enforcement officer. Initially, a court date was slated for Feb. 17 before prosecutors decided not to move forward.
"Jimmy is thrilled to put this case behind him," Smith's attorney Warren Alperstein told The Baltimore Sun. "He remains fully focused on his recovery from his injury and looks forward to getting ready for next season."
Smith was alleged to have interfered with officers and emergency medical personnel that arrived at a Towson, Md. restaurant to tend to an intoxicated woman who is a friend of Smith’s. According to police, Smith declined to move out of the way because he said he was helping her.
Smith missed the latter half of the NFL season with a Lisfranc sprain. His season ended with 28 tackles and one interception.
Smith played eight games, making 28 tackels, eight pass breakups and an interception.
Smith added that he first believed the problem to be minor and that he was surprised it required surgery, per the Baltimore Sun.
Smith suffered a foot injury in Week 8 and wound up undergoing season-ending surgery. Melvin's presence on the active roster gives the team four healthy cornerbacks going into Sunday's matchup with the Titans.
The other two injured players on the team's Friday report are probable. They are offensive linemen
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
Mens Baltimore Ravens Joe Flacco Nike Purple Game Jersey Shop Now!