Torrey Smith RUMORS & NEWS

  • Torrey Smith: Kaepernick better than some QBs with jobs "Torrey Smith was able to escape what he called two "terrible" seasons with the 49ers and land a job with the Philadelphia Eagles fairly quickly in free agency. His former teammate, quarterback Colin Kaepernick, has not been so lucky. On his Twitter page Wednesday, Smith voiced his opinion on..." March 23

  • Torrey Smith on his two years with the 49ers: ‘It wasn’t fun’

    Fox Sports "Two years ago, Torrey Smith signed a five-year, $40 million deal with the San Francisco 49ers. He was coming off of a season in which he caught 49 passes for 767 yards and 11 touchdowns – decent numbers, but some questioned whether he was deserving of $40 million. As it turns out, that stat..." March 08

  • Torrey Smith on his time with 49ers: 'It wasn't fun'

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Wide receiver Torrey Smith was officially released Tuesday by the San Francisco 49ers, the team with which he had signed a five-year, $40 million deal back in 2015. The former Ravens and Maryland Terrapins standout joined SportsTalk Live on Tuesday night in his first televised interview since..." March 08

  • 49ers Inform Torrey Smith of His Release

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers have informed wide receiver Torrey Smith of his release, a league source confirmed to on Monday. The news of Smith’s release was first reported on Twitter by former NFL wide receiver Steve Smith. Smith, 28, a six-year NFL veteran, had a scheduled salary-cap figure of..." March 06

  • Torrey Smith could benefit from Shanahan's big-play philosophy

    CSN Bay Area "Wide receiver Torrey Smith has not lived up to the five-year, $40 million contract he signed with the 49ers in 2015. Or have the 49ers been the problem for failing to properly take advantage of Smith’s skills as the deep threat that was sorely lacking in previous seasons? New 49ers coach..." February 17

  • 49ers place Torrey Smith on season-ending IR

    San Francisco Chronicle "Wide receiver Torrey Smith was placed on injured reserve today, 12 days after he sustained a concussion against the Jets that resulted in a loss of consciousness. Smith, who also had memory loss, termed the second concussion of his six-year career “scary,” but said it didn’t prompt thoughts of..." December 23

  • Torrey Smith carted off after landing hard on his head

    Pro Football Talk "49ers wide receiver Torrey Smith has been carted off the field in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the Jets. Smith went up in the air to try to catch a pass from Colin Kaepernick on a third down play and then came down hard on his head after failing to secure the pass. He stayed down..." December 11

  • Report: 49ers’ Torrey Smith unlikely to play vs. Patriots

    San Francisco Chronicle "Niners wide receiver Torrey Smith, who hasn’t missed a game in his six-year career, is unlikely to play against the Patriots on Sunday, ESPN reported. Smith sustained a shoulder injury in last week’s loss in Arizona, which caused him to miss two practices. He was limited in practice on Thursday..." November 20

  • Eagles reportedly wanted to trade for Torrey Smith, but 49ers wanted too much back

    CBS Sports "Wide receiver Torrey Smith nearly found a new home at the trade deadline, but ultimately he was going to be too expensive, according to a report. Smith confirmed on Tuesday that "there were negotiations going on" between the 49ers and another team, according to Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay..." November 02

  • Torrey Smith Hosted a Panel Discussion in Baltimore to Talk Police, Education

    Complex "Colin Kaepernick’s decision to take a knee during the National Anthem this NFL preseason has sparked numerous professional athletes, particularly those in the NFL, to speak out against police treatment of black people. Some have taken their movement beyond social media, and beyond taking a knee..." October 29

  • 49ers Not Shopping WR Torrey Smith

    CSN Bay Area "San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Torrey Smith is the subject of trade discussions, according to multiple reports. The 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles have discussed a trade involving Smith, but a deal is not imminent, reports Pro Football Talk. ESPN reported that the 49ers are open to trading..." October 25

  • Eagles, 49ers talking Torrey Smith trade

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles and 49ers are discussing a trade involving wide receiver Torrey Smith, multiple sources told PFT. No deal is imminent, but the Eagles potentially acquiring Smith makes sense. He’s been disappointing while playing on bad offenses in two seasons with the 49ers, and the Eagles would..." October 25

  • Torrey Smith joins chorus of criticism of how NFL has handled Josh Brown case

    SI "Torrey Smith of the San Francisco 49ers took to Twitter to criticize the NFL's handling of domestic violence in light of the news that New York Giants kicker Josh Brown admitted to abusing his ex-wife Molly Brown. Brown has been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list but will still be paid as..." October 22

  • Is there a rift growing between Blaine Gabbert and Torrey Smith?

    Sportsnaut "The San Francisco 49ers are 1-3 and have a minuscule vertical passing game. Yet, receiver Torrey Smith feels like the window to throw the ball his way is there. This certainly seems as though it could be some shade thrown towards quarterback Blaine Gabbert. Indeed, Smith has a point. San..." October 05

  • 49ers Torrey Smith off to slow start, insists 2016 ‘can’t be any worse than last year’

    San Jose Mercury News "Torrey Smith, the 49ers’ projected No. 1 receiver, has only nine catches through four games. Same as last season. Same 32nd-ranked pass offense. Same 1-3 record for the 49ers. Smith, ever the optimist, doesn’t feel he’s headed for a repeat of last season’s woes. “Because it can’t be any..." October 04