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Lions' JuJu Hughes: Thrust into large role
Hughes recorded eight tackles during Sunday's 28-24 loss to the Vikings.
Hughes was thrust into a large role after Tracy Walker went down with a possible Achilles injury. While he easily set a career high in the tackle department along the way, Hughes was also partly to blame for the miscommunication that led to Minnesota's game-winning touchdown in the final minute of the game. With opposing offenses likely to pick on Hughes if Walker is forced to miss time, Hughes could post sneaky IDP production for as long as he is needed for heavy snaps.... See More ... See Less
Rams' JuJu Hughes: Back from COVID list
Hughes was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday.
The 23-year-old missed the team's Week 15 win over the Seahawks while going through league protocols, but he appears to be in line to return in Week 16 against the Vikings. Hughes has operated mostly as a special-teams option this season, only logging defensive snaps in two out of the seven games he's played in.... See More ... See Less
Rams' JuJu Hughes: Placed on COVID-19 list
The Rams placed Hughes on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday.
Head coach Sean McVay said Hughes is vaccinated, according to Jourdan Rodrigue of The Athletic. As a result, Hughes could be eligible to join the active roster ahead of Sunday's game against the Seahawks if he's asymptomatic for a 48-hour period and able to produce two consecutive negative COVID-19 tests at least 24 hours apart. Fellow safeties Jordan Fuller and Terrell Burgess were also placed on the list Tuesday.... See More ... See Less
Rams' JuJu Hughes: Lifted from COVID-19 list
Hughes was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday.
Hughes is ready for Sunday's game against the Seahawks. The undrafted rookie out of Fresno State has played just six defensive snaps all year, and he has two tackles on special-teams coverage.... See More ... See Less
Rams' JuJu Hughes: Lands on COVID-19 list
Hughes (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday.
The 22-year-old either tested positive for the virus or is a high-risk close contact of an infected individual. Hughes will be unavailable until he clears the NFL's COVID-19 protocols.... See More ... See Less
Rams' JuJu Hughes: Joins Rams' active roster
Hughes signed a contract with the Rams on Tuesday.
The 22-year-old served as an extra player from the practice squad and had one tackle Week 4, and he'll now join the roster in a longer-term capacity. Hughes went undrafted out of Fresno State in the spring and had seven interceptions over four collegiate seasons.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-11, 188 lbs|
|Birthplace: Lemoore, CA|
|School: Fresno St.|