Smith goes on injured reserve

Updated: December 8, 2009, 5:32 PM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers kick returner Clifton Smith will miss the rest of the season after his second concussion in less than two months.

The second-year pro was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, two days after he was hurt making a tackle on the opening kickoff of Sunday's 16-6 loss at Carolina.

His first concussion happened during an Oct. 18 game against the Panthers, when he was hit trying to make a fair catch on a punt.

Smith was a Pro Bowl kick returner ...

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