Buccaneers great Warren Sapp calls Steve Smith a loser over NFL Network analysis,
Corridor of Fame defensive deal with Warren Sapp scoffed at Steve Smith’s TV analysis of the Buccaneers on Saturday, not completely satisfied the previous Panthers receiver selected to assault his longtime group on NFL Network.
“I am simply gonna make a assertion: When the playoffs come, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to go get ran,” Smith mentioned of the Buccaneers, who waxed the Lions of their Week 16 sport. “They’re gonna get routed. I do know I should not say this, however it is going to be a good, old school a— whupping.”
Sapp, by no means one to maintain his feelings hidden, responded to Smith on social media with a jab at Smith’s personal postseason report. Not like Smith, Sapp has a Tremendous Bowl victory to his identify.
“Don’t bear in mind him successful s—,” Sapp wrote on Twitter.
Can somebody inform me Steve Smith Sr. Playoff report? Don’t bear in mind him successful SHIT!! Actually NFL Network
— Warren Sapp (@WarrenSapp) December 26, 2020
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Followers responded by stating that Smith had some fairly darn good particular person performances within the playoffs. He’s a Panthers legend for a motive: In 11 profession postseason appearances, Smith recorded 1,001 receiving yards and 9 landing catches. He additionally ran for a rating in 2005.
Sapp didn’t wish to hear about these numbers, repeating to repliers that with out a ring, Smith’s stats have been hole.
Few individuals would take into account Smith a loser — he made the playoffs 5 instances and gave Carolina an emotional edge it by no means possessed earlier than he arrived — but when there was anybody with the credentials to speak right down to Smith, it might be Sapp.
Simply don’t count on Smith, additionally famend for his trash speak, to drop the topic to Sapp if the Buccaneers certainly lose of their first playoff sport this yr.