CSN New England's Tom Curran suggests the Patriots might "reach out" to free agent DE Aaron Smith in order to gauge Smith's interest in playing again.
The player rep for DE Aaron Smith suggested the free agent will likely retire rather than return for a 14th season.
Steelers released DE Aaron Smith.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith reportedly looked "emaciated" at the team facility late in the season, down 20 pounds after neck surgery.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith says he's "completely healthy" after spinal fusion surgery in November.
The injury that ended Steelers DE Aaron Smith's season was to Smith's neck, not his foot.
Steelers placed DE Aaron Smith (foot) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith (foot) has already been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Jaguars.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith has been diagnosed with a mid-foot sprain.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith (foot) was sporting a protective boot after Sunday's loss to the Texans.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith left Sunday's Week 4 game against the Texans with a foot injury midway through the fourth quarter.
The Steelers plan to continue a rotation at defensive end and middle linebacker this season.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith has been taking a majority of the first-team reps ahead of Ziggy Hood at left end so far during training camp.
Steelers DE Aaron Smith is not entertaining thoughts of retirement as he enters the final year of his contract.