Smith was forced to come into the game for the シアトルシーホークス に対して ロサンゼルスラムズ 後 ラッセル・ウィルソン was sidelined with a dislocated middle finger. Wilson tried to play through it but didn’t look comfortable after sustaining the injury in the third quarter.
Enter the former second-round draft pick.
Smith led the Seahawks on a 10-play, 98-yard drive that ended with a touchdown pass to D.K. Metcalf to cut Seattle’s deficit to two points in the fourth quarter.
It was Smith’s first touchdown pass since he started for the ニューヨークジャイアンツ に 2017 in place of Eli Manning against the then-オークランドレイダース. In that game, he was 21-for-34 with 212 通過ヤードとタッチダウンパス. 残念ながら, the Giants would lose that game and it would be the last start Smith would make.
ザ・ ニューヨークジェッツ selected Smith out of West Virginia in 2013. He started 30 games for the Jets but never was able to make enough of an impact to keep the job. He would bounce to the Giants in 2017, インクルード ロサンゼルスチャージャーズ に 2018 and found himself with the Seahawks in 2019.
Wilson left the game with the Seahawks trailing. He had a touchdown pass to Metcalf earlier in the game as well.