The Cleveland Browns will face the Pittsburgh Steelers within the AFC Wild Card spherical on Sunday.
CLEVELAND — Editor’s notice: the video within the participant above is from Jan. 10, 2021.
One week faraway from their playoff-clinching 24-22 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Cleveland Browns (11-5) will as soon as once more face the Steelers (12-4) in what’s going to mark their first playoff sport since 2003.
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What follows is the whole lot you have to know in regards to the Browns’ Wild Card spherical matchup towards the Steelers:
Sport information, the way to watch on TV, betting line:
Date: Sunday, Jan. 11, 2021
Location: Heinz Area in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TV channel: NBC (nationally), WKYC Channel 3 (domestically)
Radio: ESPN 850, 92.Three The Fan, 98.5 WNCX
Betting line: Pittsburgh -5.5
Over-under level complete: 48
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7:00 p.m.: Pregame Huddle on WKYC
Throughout the sport: Sport airs on WKYC Channel 3. Reside protection on WKYC.com and the WKYC app.
After the sport: “What’s Subsequent” on WKYC
After the information: “Sports activities Tonight” on WKYC
Because the Browns take the sector for what might be their first postseason sport in 18 years, they’re going to achieve this not solely shorthanded however with out their head coach.
Attributable to a optimistic COVID-19 take a look at, Cleveland head coach Kevin Stefanski will miss Sunday’s sport, as will 5 Browns gamers, together with star cornerback Denzel Ward. Pittsburgh, in the meantime, needs to be well-rested after sitting a number of starters, together with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and star linebacker T.J. Watt, throughout final week’s loss to the Browns.
Nonetheless, it is value noting that the Steelers struggled by way of their ultimate month of the season, dropping 4 of their ultimate 5 video games. Can Cleveland overcome its COVID-19-related hurdles and beat the Steelers in their very own stadium? If they will, a sport towards the defending Tremendous Bowl champion Kansas Metropolis Chiefs awaits.