With rookie minicamp, Organized team Activities (OTAs) and mandatory minicamp in the rearview mirror, fans sometimes forget just what to expect from their rookies in the upcoming season.
If that were the case with Smith-Schuster, he took to his verified Twitter page to remind fans with a ridiculous highlight reel of his time at USC and the caption “Ain’t No Complaints...”
Check it out:
Smith-Schuster hasn’t just been a model citizen since being drafted, but has gone head-first into the Pittsburgh culture. He was present, both physically and on social media, during the Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stanley Cup run, was at the Pittsburgh Pirates game when fellow rookie James Conner and T.J. Watt threw out the first pitch, and honestly seems to enjoy being in the Steel City.
As for his potential on the field, July 27th, when players report to training camp, can’t come soon enough. Smith-Schuster saw some first team reps in the offseason, but when the pads are on is when the real test is given to to the players.
Call it a hunch, but I would guess Smith-Schuster’s response to this challenge might be the same as the test on his tweet, “Ain’t no complaints...”