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JuJu Smith-Schuster

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#9

Experience: 6 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 25

Weight: 215 lbs

College: USC

2021 SEASON

  • REC
    15
  • YDS
    129
  • AVG
    8.6
  • TDS
    0
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Biography

  • Fifth-year wide receiver enters his first season with the Chiefs in 2022.
  • Spent his first five NFL seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Career Highlights:

  • Fourth-youngest player in NFL history to reach 3,000 career receiving yards and 20 career receiving TDs ...23 years, 310 days, when he reached the mark, Smith-Schuster passed Odell Beckham Jr. (23 years, 325 days)
  • Only NFL player since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger to register at least 250 receptions, 3,300 receiving yards and 21 receiving TDs before his 24th birthday
  • At 24 years and 37 days old (at the time of the game), Smith-Schuster surpassed Larry Fitzgerald (24 years, 86 days) as the second-youngest player to reach 300 career receptions in NFL history
  • First wide receiver in NFL history to post 12 100-yard receiving games prior to their 23rd birthday – besting the previous record of 11 (Randy Moss, Minnesota Vikings)
  • First wide receiver in NFL history to record 200 career receptions before his 23rd birthday
  • Third player in NFL history to register 250 career receptions before his 24th birthday
  • His 265 receptions were the second most by a player before his 24th birthday since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger
  • Youngest player in NFL history to reach 2,500 career receiving yards
  • Set single-season highs with 1,426 receiving yards (fifth-most by a Steeler in a single season), the first 1,000 receiving yard season of his NFL career, 1,439 scrimmage yards and 111 catches (fourth-most by a Steeler in a single season) in 2018
  • Eclipsed 1,500 receiving yards in his 21st game, setting a Steelers franchise record for the fewest games to the milestone (Louis Lipps, 23)
  • Third Steeler in franchise history to record at least 100 catches in a season, (Antonio Brown: six seasons, Hines Ward: one season)
  • Set a franchise record for the fewest games played to reach 100 catches (20), reaching the mark on Oct. 14, 2018
  • Set a franchise record for the fewest games played to reach 150 catches (28), reaching the mark on Dec. 16, 2018
  • Totaled at least 100 receiving yards in eight games in 2018, which tied as the second-most by a Steeler in a single season with Antonio Brown (2014 and 2017). (Record: Antonio Brown, 2015: 9)
  • Totaled 1,972 receiving yards in the first 25 games of his career, the fourth-most by an NFL player since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger
  • Recorded the fifth-most receptions (169), 10th-most receiving yards (2,343) and tied with Randy Moss for the fourth-most 100-receiving yard games (11) in a player's first two seasons in NFL history
  • Amassed five TD catches before turning 21, the most in NFL history by a player before his 21st birthday (turned 21 on Nov. 22)
  • First Steelers rookie - and just the fourth NFL rookie - to earn Offensive and Special Teams Player of the Week honors, joining Eddie Kennison (1996), Reggie Bush (2006) and Tyreek Hill (2016)
  • Recorded the most receiving yards by a rookie in franchise history (917)
  • At 20 years old in 2017, he became the youngest player to score a touchdown in the NFL since 1964 (Chicago's Andy Livingston) and the youngest NFL player to catch a touchdown pass since 1930 (Green Bay's Arnie Herber)

Honors:

  • Named AFC Offensive Player of the Week once (Week 10 in 2017)
  • Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week once (Week 17 in 2017).
  • Selected to the Pro Bowl in 2018.

Transactions:

Signed with Kansas City (3/20/22) ... Signed with Pittsburgh (3/19/21) ... Signed with Pittsburgh (5/17/17) ... Originally entered the NFL as the second-round pick (62nd overall) by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2017 NFL Draft.

Recent Games

WKOPPRESULTRECYDSAVGLNGTDATTYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
5BroncosW 27 - 19000026330
4@PackersL 17 - 272115.590
3BengalsL 10 - 243258.3160
2RaidersL 17 - 266416.817013331
1@BillsW 23 - 1645213240

Career Stats

WRTE Career

SEASONTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLNGTDATTYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
2017Pittsburgh Steelers1475891715.8977
2018Pittsburgh Steelers1613111142612.89771131313011
2019Pittsburgh Steelers12124255213.176311
2020Pittsburgh Steelers1614978318.631931
2021Pittsburgh Steelers55151298.624039331
TOTAL6351323385511.897264225.513153
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