At this point, it might be fair to ask: What gives?
"He needs to be more consistent from a practice standpoint," Kelly said Monday, via the Delaware County Daily Times.
Kelly has been hounded about his rookie all season. Smith did not play in either of Philadelphia's first two games and has never taken more than 18 reps in a single game.
He was one of just three active members on the roster Sunday that did not play.
"He has to show the coaches that we have the trust in him to put him on the field," Kelly said.