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Hard hits, INTs, fines? Smith does it all

Harrison Smith (Jon Dahlin/Viking Update)

Vikings safety Harrison Smith has had an eventful first half of his rookie season. Whether he is getting in training camp scuffles, getting fined heavily, putting another statement hit on a receiver or returning an interception for a touchdown, Smith stays very even-tempered.

Through the first six games of his young NFL career, Harrison Smith gained the reputation for hard hits and drawing nearly $37,000 in fines because of those hits. On Sunday, Smith proved he has another element to his game when he had the Vikings' fourth interception of the season and became the first Vikings rookie to return an interception for a touchdown since 2003. Smith's 31-yard return for a... Recommended Stories