JUJU SMITH SCHUSTER METRICS
NAME: JuJu Smith-Schuster
TEAM: USC Trojans
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’2″/ 220 pounds
HIGH SCHOOL (HOMETOWN): Poly (Long Beach, CA)
JUJU SMITH SCHUSTER PLAYER HIGHLIGHTS
NEWS ABOUT JUJU SMITH-SCHUSTER
The Steelers rookie mini-camp was held over the three days from Friday through Sunday. The following players were signed: Quarterback Devlin Hodges, Samford Defensive tackle Greg Gilmore, LSU Defensive end Henry Mondeaux, Oregon Offensive lineman Damian Prince, Maryland Linebacker Tuzar Skipper, Toledo The#Steelersalso signed veteranWR Johnny Holton, who was waived by the Eagles kast week after three years on and off with the Raiders. The team released the following players from their roster: LBKeion Adams DEJay Hayes DTChris Nelson OLR.J. Prince, QBBrogan Roback WR Ka’Raun White Devin Bush signed his 4-year contract with a 5th year option with a total of $18,871,768, fully guaranteed.
The AB-JuJu fighthas rolled out into the Twitter alley as the sniping continues. We give a brief nod to the feud, but quickly move on because we're sure you've has as much of this as you can stand. John Clayton wrote a piece for the Washington Post, "As NFL salaries continue to rise, more teams adopt new rules for roster-building". In it he highlights the conventional wisdom of GM and other cap analysts in their quest to optimize a the player mix within the constraints of the salary cap. We do our own analysis, comparing the Steeler situation to the principles espoused in the article. Finally - the game continues to evolve. Defenders are lighter, but more agile and faster to counter the sling fest that characterizes the modern NFL offense. As the arms race between offense and defense continues, what does the future hold? Will the Rules Committee be the ultimate arbiter of how the game will be played? The Steelers' pre season schedule has come out and voluntary workouts begin tomorrow!
This week, the guys get into the controversial end to March Madness, the last home game of a legend and trying to define music that isn’t meant to be defined. Then we talk about the Antonio Brown controversy and the black hole picture we were excited to see. All that and more, this week on Just Press Play. Show notes and more can be found on our website. Music provided by TRUTH. This week’s episode is brought to you MyBookie.ag, use offer code JPP to add 50% your initial investment.
How did Antonio Brown being sent to the Raiders impact players' fantasy outlooks? We take a look at some key players that will be affected.
AB got his way. Unless something flukey happens between today (March 10) and March 13 at 4:00 pm when NFL trades can become official, he will once again be the highest paid wide receiver in the game. He will purportedly receive a new contract worth $50.125 million over the next three seasons. Of that amount $30.125 million will be guaranteed. In more positive news: Pouncey’s contract extension Ramon “The Big Ragu” Foster re-signs, Finney gets 2nd round tender Unfortunately, we say a fond farewell, to one of the solid offensive line veterans. Gilbert traded to the Cardinals for 6th round pick