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JuJu Smith-Schuster makes good on promise to his mom, goes back to school

Steelers receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster had some unfinished business after the season ended, and he’s now taking care of it.Smith-Schuster spent three years at USC, but elected to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft, rather than staying for his senior season. His mother, however, wanted to make sure that he eventually went back and got his(…)

JuJu Smith-Schuster wears Steelers gear on first day back at school

Pittsburgh Steelers receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster is becoming a must-follow on Twitter. We’ve featured some of his hilarious social media high jinx in the past, and on Thursday he posted something else that was too funny not to share.Keeping a promise to go back to school (Smith-Schuster came out of USC as a junior), he started(…)

California state Assembly members seeking to ban tackle football until high school

Due to the growing concern about brain trauma in football, a couple of California lawmakers are seeking to ban tackle football until high school.Kevin McCarty, D-Sacramento, and Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, D-San Diego, have introduced the “Safe Youth Football Act.” They say it will “prevent young athletes from sustaining long-term brain damage caused by repetitive tackling,(…)

Students help raise money to send school bus driver to Super Bowl LII

There’s jobs out there that most of us wouldn’t want to do. But they’re needed to make everything run smoothly.For decades, school bus driver Gary Kelmer has proudly taken on that role. He’s a fixture in his Mount Laurel, New Jersey, community. And now, those who he brightened so many days for have come together to(…)