The one thing that probably impacts Calvin more than any -- and it doesn’t take away from how good of a player he is -- but your statistics get skewed because of the guy that you’re playing on the opposite side from [Jones],” Ryan said. There’s only so many plays in a game. We have so many talented guys.
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Smith was the No. back behind Devonta Freeman last season until he suffered a concussion and neck injury against the Rams on Oct. 20. He went on injured reserve Nov. 9.