The New Orleans Saints have released offensive tackle Jason Smith, coach Sean Payton announced.
Smith is a former second overall pick in the 2009 NFL draft, selected by the St. Louis Rams.
Smith, 27, was a backup last season with the New York Jets.
Smith has had issues with concussions and other injuries.
He hasn't realized the potential he displayed at Baylor.
Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider
Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.
MAR 07 Joel Corry
Front offices and agents of soon-to-be free agents can begin discussions this weekend.
MAR 04 Jerry Angelo
At some point, even the best partnerships in the NFL will begin to dissolve.
MAR 04 Jeff Fedotin
Amidst swirling rumors, Colts would serve as perfect team for embattled tackle.