"You're getting to the point where either way, you want it to stop being a distraction," Smith said Wednesday, per The Kansas City Star. "You guys know how I feel about this, and it's the truth."
Set to make $7.5 million this season, Smith is ticketed to become a free agent after the season.
"You're finally gonna cross a line where it's like, it's just football from here on out and I'm done not only talking about it with you guys, but even behind the scenes as well," Smith said. "We talk about eliminating distractions and that's a part of it. The focus needs to be on ball."
The clock is ticking in Kansas City.