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What will Geno Smith turn out to be?

Raised to believe he could do anything, quarterback now faces a skeptical NFL

Updated: March 20, 2013, 11:06 AM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

The baby had everything: "Toy Story" sheets and Barney curtains and a chalkboard for Christmas so he could learn the alphabet from his grandma. He had an uncle who taught him football in the park, a teenage dad who held him awkwardly, as if he was afraid of dropping him, and a mom who was naive and confused but never embarrassed.

They would grow up together, mom and baby. Oh, she hated that summer before she had him. Maternity dresses, by nature, are serviceable and frumpy and not ...

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