Ravens get defensive in win over Falcons

...first half, Baltimore continued the pressure in its opening possession of the third quarter. Flacco connected with Steve Smith for a 49-yard completion to set up a 38-yard field goal by Justin Tucker for a 20-0 lead.The Ravens then kept the...

Maximum sentence imposed for murder and assault

...wounding of Smith's brother, Steve Smith. Rickey Smith shot both men on...not related to the judge, and Steve Smith were unarmed that night. They...Padgett was shot in the chest. Steve Smith was shot in the back as he ran...

Panthers' Cam Newton surprised he is still dealing with ankle pain

...An MRI showed no major damage.But Bridgewater was held out of practice Monday and Tuesday. RAVENS: Wide receiver Steve Smith blasted Carolina general manager David Gettleman during a radio interview Wednesday, criticizing the manner in which...

Murder trial underway for Augusta man

...and the wounding of his brother, Steve Smith.Rickey Smith admitted to firing...who was attacked, Talley said.Steve Smith testified he never saw a gun that...because he had no place to go, Steve Smith testified. Padgett was acting...

Jury convicts Augusta man of murder

...commission of a crime.On Jan. 24, Smith shot and killed 39-year-old Christopher Padgett and wounded his brother Steve Smith after an altercation at the Smiths' home on Moore Road.Sentencing is scheduled for Wednesday.

Panthers' Newton returning to field

...who has been his top target during training camp.The Panthers are hoping Benjamin fills the void left by veteran Steve Smith, who was released this past off-season.The Chiefs are looking for answers at wide receiver, too.Dwayne Bowe...

Panthers' Kelvin Benjamin returns to practice

...position eases some of the pain of parting ways with their top four wide receivers this off-season.Carolina released Steve Smith, the franchise's career leader in receptions, yards receiving and touchdowns, and allowed Brandon LaFell, Ted...

Georgia teachers not rushing for guns, despite new law

...all the training in the world as to how to a shoot a gun, but knowing when to shoot poses a major problem," said Steve Smith, superintendent of the Bibb County School District. "The folks we work with day in and day out don't have that...

Panthers might target wide receiver in draft

The Carolina Panthers say they would like to find a replacement for longtime No. 1 wide receiver Steve Smith in this year's NFL Draft.The big question is when they'll do it.The Panthers have the 28th overall pick, but the NFC South...

Richmond County marshal happy with career choice

...officer."When James Sabb came here to work, he really didn't have a lot of experience in security," Mar shal Steve Smith said. "During the interview process, we got to know him a little bit and felt like he would be someone we'd like...