Following their win within the wild card spherical, a number of Cleveland Browns responded to feedback made by Pittsburgh Steelers broad receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster.
Heading into Sunday’s wild card spherical matchup in opposition to the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers broad receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster made some polarizing feedback about his workforce’s upcoming opponent.
“I believe they’re nonetheless the identical Browns groups I play yearly,” Smith-Schuster stated. “I believe they’re anonymous grey faces. They’ve a pair good gamers on their workforce, however on the finish of the day, I don’t know. The Browns is the Browns.”
Following Cleveland’s 48-37 victory over Pittsburgh at Heinz Field, it did not take lengthy to see that these feedback resonated with a big portion of the Browns’ roster.
Taking to social media after the sport, a number of Browns gamers made reference to Smith-Schuster’s feedback and/or mocked the broad receiver’s signature TikTok dance. In a single clip from Cleveland broad receiver Rashard Higgins’ Instagram reside video, Browns receiver Jarvis Landry may be seen mocking Smith-Schuster’s TikTok dance earlier than referring to him as a derogatory time period.
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Related sentiments adopted in posts and streams from the likes of working again Kareem Hunt, left sort out Jedrick Wills Jr., security Ronnie Harrison and even soft-spoken working again Nick Chubb.
Cleveland quarterback Baker Mayfield may be noticed yelling “the Browns is the Browns” as he ran off the sphere following the primary playoff victory of his profession.
The Browns’ playoff victory on Sunday marked their first because the 1994 season and their first win in Pittsburgh since 2003. After beating the Steelers, Cleveland now advances to the AFC divisional spherical, the place it’s going to face the defending Tremendous Bowl champion Kansas Metropolis Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium subsequent Sunday.