Missed connections between quarterback
In consecutive losses to the
During a 31-28 overtime loss to the Redskins, the former Maryland standout was limited to one reception for 21 yards while being targeted three times. Just three weeks ago, Smith caught a career-high seven passes for 144 yards three weeks ago during an overtime win over the
"I just think its our execution, nothing has changed," said Smith, who has caught 43 passes for 753 yards and seven touchdowns this season. "We're getting open. We just have to finish the plays and get it back on track. It's not like a panic mode or anything.
"It's just a couple games off. We keep working. More often than not, we hit. We've just been off the past two weeks. We'll get it back."
It won't be an easy task for Smith to get back on track Sunday against the
"It's pretty cool. I remember watching him way back," Smith said. "I'm looking forward to playing against him. He's physical, he presses all the time, which defeinitely represents a different kind of challenge. We're looking forward to the challenge, whoever's standing over there."