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JuJu Smith-Schuster hosts free water balloon fight for local Pittsburghers

JuJu Smith-Schuster just wants to have fun, and decided to spread the love recently with local fans.

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There are some Pittsburgh Steelers fans who don’t want to see players do anything but play football, workout and study film. Anything else is viewed as a worthless waste of time. For fans like this, you must really hate JuJu Smith-Schuster. Not only is he active on social media, but he loves to play video games and to have fun in the community.

The most recent example of Smith-Schuster’s local antics in the community would be when he hosted a free water balloon fight for the local community of Pittsburgh.

This is what he put on social media the day before the event:

If you saw this, your reaction was probably something like this...

“A water balloon fight? Really?!”

Yet on Saturday Smith-Schuster did much more than just have a water balloon fight for the local kids. He played dodgeball, had a DJ to play music, gave away free food, tickets and more.

Check out this thread from Ray Fittipaldo’s official Twitter account regarding the event:

Check out some of the social media responses to those who were at the event:

At this point, words can’t describe how happy I am Smith-Schuster is a member of the Steelers. Why? Because this is what I feel the Steelers are all about. This isn’t to suggest other players aren’t doing good things in the community, but Smith-Schuster does it with a flare, and a genuine nature, unmatched in today’s NFL.

If you ever wonder how Smith-Schuster became so popular, this is why...