Smith’s wife, Elizabeth, posted a photo Monday of him holding the ring external fixator in his hand. The team’s Twitter account re-posted that image with the message, “The brace is off! A good action for Alex in his restoration.”
— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) July 15, 2019
Provided the severity of the damage, it’s unlikely Smith will perform this time Washington drafted QB Dwayne Haskins in the very first spherical. Smith lately reported he options to participate in in the NFL once again and is underneath contract through 2022.
Mentor Jay Gruden claimed very last month that Smith’s restoration “is likely to be a rather lengthy process.” At the time, Gruden stated Smith can toss but was however about a thirty day period absent from having rid of the leg brace.