The Steelers and Smith-Schuster agreed on a one-year deal worth $8 million. He received better offers from the Baltimore Ravens and Kansas City Chiefs, according to Rapoport, but decided to stay in Pittsburgh.
Smith-Schuster has been with the team since 2017. During the 2020 season, he caught 97 passes for 831 yards and averaged 8.6 yards per carry.
Some notable Steelers that will be sticking around for another season include Ben Roethlisberger, Marcus Allen, J.C. Hassenauer and Ray-Ray McCloud. General manager Kevin Colbert also received a one-year extension on his contract.