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|Geno Smith, responding to his critics, said, "I couldn't care less what's coming out in the media, because I know what's true."|
Smith also took a lot of heat for initially telling ESPN that, after sitting through an agonizing first round on national TV, he wouldn't return for the second day. He claimed he never said that.
"Coming back on Day 2 was never not an option for me," Smith said.
Yet, in separate interviews on the night of the draft and the day after, he never attempted to dispute his comment to ESPN.