NFL NOTEBOOK: Buccaneers WR stabbed at home
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Times reported that Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Williams was stabbed in the thigh at his home and an arrest warrant has been issued for his brother.
The newspaper reported Williams was treated for a relatively minor laceration at St. Joseph’s Hospital and released.
According to the Times, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office issued an arrest warrant Sunday night for 23-year-old Eric Baylor on a charge of aggravated battery/domestic violence after deputies were called to Williams’ home in the Avila community north of Tampa.
Smith eager to work with Vick
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Geno Smith is eager to work alongside Michael Vick with the New York Jets, even if it means a tough competition for the starting quarterback job.
Smith spoke Saturday during a fan signing event in West Virginia that it’s “awesome” that Vick is a member of the Jets after signing a one-year deal on Friday, the same day New York released Mark Sanchez.