Steve Smith Fights With Saints’ Kenny Vaccaro, Nearly Sparks Brawl (Video)

Steve Smith’s dislike of the New Orleans Saints didn’t disappear when he left the NFC South.

The longtime Carolina Panthers receiver, now with the Baltimore Ravens, nearly started a full-team brawl Monday night when he and Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro got into it along the sideline.

Smith appeared to instigate the scuffle when he knocked off the second-year defensive back’s helmet, but only Vaccaro was flagged on the play.

The Ravens went on to win 34-17, dropping the Saints to 4-7 on the season. Smith played a major role in the victory, catching four passes for 89 yards and a touchdown before delivering another A-plus quote in his postgame interview.

It’s not the first time Smith has been in the middle of a fight with the Saints. He sparked a mini-brawl between the Panthers and Saints back in 2011.

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