Browns and Steelers trade barbs through T-shirts ahead of rematch after Myles Garrett-Mason Rudolph brawl
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- Two weeks after their game-ending brawl, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns traded trash talk through T-shirts ahead of their rematch on Sunday.
- The drama began when Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens was seen in a shirt that read, "Pittsburgh started it," on social media.
- The Steelers responded on Sunday, with several players wearing shirts that read, "Free Pouncey," a reference to the team's center that was suspended for his role in the brawl.
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Two weeks ago, a game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns ended in a wild brawl that saw Browns defensive end Myles Garrett swing a helmet at Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph, leading to a litany of suspensions and fines for both teams, including a season-ending, indefinite suspension for Garrett.This Sunday, the teams meet again, and neither side waited for kickoff to start talking trash, using clever shirts to take shots at their opposition.
A Browns spokesperson told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the coach's daughters had given him the shirt "as a joke," and that he "understands it's not a good look."On Sunday, several Steelers players responded with a fashion statement of their own, wearing sweatshirts that read "Free Pouncey," a reference to Pittsburgh center Maurkice Pouncey, who received a two-game suspension after fighting with Garrett while defending his quarterback, and thus would not get to play in the rematch.
Steelers cornerback Cameron Sutton took things a step further, wearing a sweatshirt that showed a cartoon depiction of a Steelers player peeing on a Browns player.
Somehow, it was not the first piece of pee-related trash talk to happen in the football world this week.Dog-pee celebration costs Ole Miss game against archrival Mississippi State
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