It was announced Monday morning that former Oakland Raiders CB Sean Smith was to be released from the team.
The #Raiders, who are in the market for a CB, release a former big-ticket free agent CB Sean Smith, source said.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 12, 2018
Later this morning, it was revealed that Smith is getting one year in jail.
He plead guilty to assault with great bodily injury in an incident from last year, and is reportedly getting one year in jail and three years probation.
Smith, who the Raiders will reportedly release, will be sentenced to one year in jail and three years of probation as part of his plea agreement.
— Nathan Fenno (@nathanfenno) March 12, 2018
Smith signed a four-year deal with the Raiders in 2016 good for $40 million.
The Oakland Raiders have yet to comment on Smith.