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OWINGS MILLS, Md. Caron Butler Jersey . -- After his first practice of the year, Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr.?made it known that he no longer wants to be questioned about his age.Smith, the NFLs oldest receiver, wants to prove he can still play at the age of 37.Im sick of you all saying, How can you depend on a 37-year-old to play this game after a ruptured Achilles? Smith said after Thursdays practice. Were going to see.Smith was activated off the physically unable to perform list Thursday, and he took the field for the first time since tearing his right Achilles tendon nine months ago. In talking to the media afterward, Smith was his vintage self: defiant, funny and emotional.He fought back tears when he recounted general manager Ozzie Newsome and coach John Harbaugh telling him to take time to think about his future after he suffered his season-ending injury. Smith acknowledged there were a couple of times he thought about calling it quits, but he ultimately returned for one reason.I really came back not to set any records but more because this organization gave me an opportunity, Smith said, his voice cracking at times. When I got hurt, I felt like I let those guys down in the locker room.Smith showed no signs of favoring his Achilles while running routes at half speed in what was a walk-through for Saturdays preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts. He isnt expected to play in any preseason games this year.Harbaugh said he was excited to see Smith but wasnt surprised to see him on the field.I would say he was going maybe a little stir-crazy in that training room, Harbaugh said. I think he wanted to get out on the field and get going again.Smith, who announced his retirement during last years training camp, would say only that this was his last year contractually. He declined to answer whether his 16th season would be his final one.You all worry all about the wrong things, and all the good things happen that get glanced over, Smith said. Were going to have good time. Were going to have some fun. And were going to make plays. And, oh yeah, I just happen to be 37 years old while Im doing it.Even if this is his final season, Smith doesnt want a farewell tour.Im not in this business to make friends, Smith said. If youre not in the same jersey as me, I plan to rip you to shreds.Smith then added, The bully is back. Vacation is over for the DBs. Reggie Jackson Jersey . -- The Missouri Tigers might not have a roster full of superstars. Bill Laimbeer Pistons Jersey . 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Free-agent linebacker Mike Neal will meet with NFL investigators on Thursday in Chicago.An NFLPA attorney will be present at Harrisons interview, as well as the others, to help limit the questions to the specifics of the Al-Jazeera report, a source told ESPNs Dan Graziano.The NFL said it will not comment on details of its interviews with the players.After Wednesdays practice, Harrison said he considers the NFLs interview a waste of time. He stressed that the league will come up empty in its search because theres no truth to the allegations.?Harrison said he expects attorneys from both sides to be present and predicts the interview will be brief.They are going to clear my name and give me the same sendoff they gave [retired quarterback] Peyton Manning, Harrison said. Im going to be cleared. They are going to give me the same thing, flash, across the bulletin board, NFL, Instagram, Twitter, all that -- James Harrison cleared.The league cleared Manning of any wrongdoing after interviewing him in the spring of 2016.The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette first reported that the date of Harrisons interview had been moved uup from Aug. Stanley Johnson Pistons Jersey. 30.Harrison originally proposed the Aug. 30 meeting in a letter the NFL Players Association sent to the league on Harrisons behalf. In the letter, Harrison set forth conditions limiting questions to only the segment cited in the Al-Jazeera report in which he was identified.?That letter was in response to the NFLs threat of suspensions if players didnt schedule interviews by Aug. 25.Harrison, 38, couldnt help himself recently when he discussed the league dangling punishment over failing to cooperate with an investigation.If it leads to the hands of that crook, I mean [commissioner] Roger Goodell, he can do whatever he wants, said Harrison, who wants to broadcast his interview for transparency on Thursday night after a preseason game with the Eagles. Thats just the collective bargaining agreement that the players signed [in 2011].When asked Wednesday if he would consider a victory sweet, given his history with the NFL --?including more than $100,000 in fines over his big hits and a public distaste for Goodell -- Harrison said no because I had to go through all this.Im not anxious, man, Harrison said. 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