player-picture
  • WR
  • JuJu Smith-Schuster

  • Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Age24
  • CollegeSouthern California
  • DraftedRD 2, PK 62 (2017)
Height6-1
Weight215

Preseason

Player Rankings
Overall Rank #60
High Overall Rank #52
Low Overall Rank #102
WR Rank #27
High WR Rank #22
Low WR Rank #40

Even though he was a free agent, JuJu Smith-Schuster decided to stay with the Steelers for one more year. He talked with other teams but ended up signing a one-year contract worth $8 million. That means it's rinse/repeat for Smith-Schuster in terms of outlook for the 2021 season. Smith-Schuster is a favorite target of Ben Roethlisberger but not a WR1 as the team used to think he could be. Instead, Smith-Schuster is more of a no.2 receiver in the NFL and should be projected as such. That means his projections for this year should be nearly identical to the numbers he posted in 16 games last year. Smith-Schuster, with a declining Roethlisberger, posted 97 catches for 831 yards and nine touchdowns. With touchdowns being so tough to reproduce, that number could take a slight dip. If the team goes with a more run-heavy approach, that could mean fewer opportunities for Smith-Schuster. The continued improvement of Chase Claypool could also mean there is a cap on Smith-Schuster's production, and we may see a slight decline. Fantasy GMs should consider him a WR3/WR4 with deep flex appeal in 2021.

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JuJu Smith-Schuster's percentile rank in each category, among s with more than 50 fantasy points.

Week Matchup
1 @ Buffalo Bills
2 vs Las Vegas Raiders
3 vs Cincinnati Bengals
4 @ Green Bay Packers
5 vs Denver Broncos
6 vs Seattle Seahawks
7 Bye Week
8 @ Cleveland Browns
9 vs Chicago Bears
10 vs Detroit Lions
11 @ Los Angeles Chargers
12 @ Cincinnati Bengals
13 vs Baltimore Ravens
14 @ Minnesota Vikings
15 vs Tennessee Titans
16 @ Kansas City Chiefs
17 vs Cleveland Browns
18 @ Baltimore Ravens
YR TM G RSH RushYD RushTD TGT REC RecYD Y/Rec RecTD Rank VBD ADP
2017 PIT 14 0 0 0 79 58 917 15.8 7 17 23
2018 PIT 16 1 13 0 166 111 1426 12.8 7 9 71 17
2019 PIT 12 0 0 0 72 42 552 13.1 3 63 7
2020 PIT 16 0 0 0 128 97 831 8.6 9 23 11 11
2021 PIT 1 0 0 0 8 4 52 13.0 0 63 26
Total 59 1 13 0 453 312 3778 12.1 26 105
YR WK OPP oSNAP RSH YD TD TARG REC YD TD
2021 1 BUF 53 0 0 0 8 4 52 0
2021 BUF 53 0 0 0 8 4 52 0
2020 1 NYG 55 0 0 0 6 6 69 2
2020 2 DEN 59 0 0 0 8 7 48 0
2020 3 HOU 58 0 0 0 5 4 43 1
2020 5 PHI 57 0 0 0 5 4 28 0
2020 6 CLE 42 0 0 0 4 2 6 0
2020 7 TEN 65 0 0 0 14 9 85 0
2020 8 BAL 41 0 0 0 8 7 67 0
2020 9 DAL 63 0 0 0 7 6 93 1
2020 10 CIN 61 0 0 0 13 9 77 1
2020 11 JAX 59 0 0 0 5 4 19 0
2020 12 BAL 67 0 0 0 9 8 37 1
2020 13 WAS 61 0 0 0 10 7 28 0
2020 14 BUF 57 0 0 0 7 6 55 1
2020 15 CIN 59 0 0 0 6 3 15 0
2020 16 IND 63 0 0 0 13 9 96 1
2020 17 CLE 56 0 0 0 8 6 65 1
2020 CLE 923 0 0 0 128 97 831 9
2019 1 NE 62 0 0 0 8 6 78 0
2019 2 SEA 47 0 0 0 8 5 84 0
2019 3 SF 53 0 0 0 7 3 81 1
2019 4 CIN 43 0 0 0 4 3 15 0
2019 5 BAL 55 0 0 0 7 7 75 1
2019 6 LAC 51 0 0 0 4 1 7 0
2019 8 MIA 57 0 0 0 9 5 103 1
2019 9 IND 47 0 0 0 5 3 16 0
2019 10 LAR 55 0 0 0 6 3 44 0
2019 11 CLE 22 0 0 0 4 2 21 0
2019 12 CIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 13 CLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 14 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 15 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 16 NYJ 53 0 0 0 4 2 22 0
2019 17 BAL 37 0 0 0 6 2 6 0
2019 BAL 582 0 0 0 72 42 552 3
2018 1 CLE 63 0 0 0 8 5 119 0
2018 2 KC 76 0 0 0 19 13 121 1
2018 3 TB 55 0 0 0 11 9 116 0
2018 4 BAL 60 0 0 0 11 4 60 0
2018 5 ATL 50 0 0 0 4 4 34 1
2018 6 CIN 50 0 0 0 10 7 111 0
2018 8 CLE 56 0 0 0 6 4 33 0
2018 9 BAL 77 0 0 0 9 7 78 0
2018 10 CAR 42 1 13 0 5 3 90 1
2018 11 JAX 61 0 0 0 10 8 104 0
2018 12 DEN 66 0 0 0 17 13 189 1
2018 13 LAC 60 0 0 0 9 6 49 0
2018 14 OAK 52 0 0 0 12 8 130 2
2018 15 NE 60 0 0 0 10 4 40 0
2018 16 NO 69 0 0 0 15 11 115 0
2018 17 CIN 63 0 0 0 10 5 37 1
2018 CIN 960 1 13 0 166 111 1426 7
2017 1 CLE 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 2 MIN 38 0 0 0 4 3 16 1
2017 3 CHI 51 0 0 0 6 2 39 0
2017 4 BAL 54 0 0 0 4 3 47 1
2017 5 JAX 65 0 0 0 6 4 58 0
2017 6 KC 44 0 0 0 3 3 32 0
2017 7 CIN 31 0 0 0 3 2 39 1
2017 8 DET 51 0 0 0 10 7 193 1
2017 10 IND 53 0 0 0 7 5 97 1
2017 11 TEN 67 0 0 0 8 4 47 0
2017 13 CIN 54 0 0 0 5 4 17 0
2017 15 NE 66 0 0 0 6 6 114 0
2017 16 HOU 52 0 0 0 7 6 75 1
2017 17 CLE 56 0 0 0 10 9 143 1
2017 CLE 707 0 0 0 79 58 917 7
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