In the midst of controversy recently surrounding Steve Smith, the Carolina Panthers are reportedly looking to trade the veteran wide receiver, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.
The #Panthers are attempting to trade WR Steve Smith, per source. Given his $7M cap number and age (34), seems unlikely.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 10, 2014
If the Panthers can’t trade Smith, there’s a strong chance that he could be cut. Carolina is likely looking to clear cap space to sign another receiver, such as Hakeem Nicks or a left tackle to replace the newly retired Jordan Gross. Keep following cover32 for all the latest surrounding Steve Smith and the Carolina Panthers.