Cleveland Browns gamers had a particular shock ready for them after they returned from their playoff-clinching win over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
CLEVELAND — Editor’s notice: the video within the participant above is from Jan. 3, 2021.
After beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-22 on Sunday, the Cleveland Browns returned to their locker room to rejoice ending what had been the NFL’s longest postseason drought (17 years).
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And after they did, they’d a particular shock ready for them from certainly one of Cleveland’s hottest t-shirt outlets.
All all through the 2020 season, varied Browns gamers have sported totally different t-shirts from GV Paintings. And after beating the Steelers to clinch an AFC Wild Card spot, they’d a brand new piece of attire so as to add to their assortment, as GV Paintings had its new “Playoff Pound” t-shirts ready for them within the locker room.
“The way it began. The way it turned out,” GV Paintings captioned an Instagram submit explaining the way it stunned the Browns gamers with the t-shirts. “For the report we’re very superstitious and didn’t wish to even take an opportunity to jinx the Playoffs. However this season. This staff. It’s totally different. We believed all alongside and knew they’d be opening this field at four pm at the moment! They did!!”
Greg Vlosich, Proprietor of GV Artwork & Design says he knew the paintings on the shirt needed to be distinctive.
“What‘s extra iconic than the pound? So we actually needed to play off of that. Its all the time ‘playoff certain, playoff certain’. So we actually needed to tie in what makes it Cleveland and what provides it a Cleveland really feel,” says Vlosich.
His staff is now working across the clock to provide the Playoff Pound shirt for followers.
“Cyber Monday is like our greatest day of orders and it trumped that fairly early on after the sport,” says Vlosich.
The shirts go on sale Tuesday morning in GV artwork and design shops. 3News requested Vlosich concerning the potential for a brand new shirt for this weekend’s recreation.
“Usually it’s like ‘let’s maintain it concerning the Browns’, however it’s been an fascinating week already with Pittsburgh followers speaking trash. So I don’t know, perhaps we’ll get impressed and put one thing collectively for after they beat the Steelers,” says Vlosich.
The shirts are on sale on-line, however remember there are nonetheless delivery delays. The proprietor may be very superstitious and tells 3News he doesn’t have any Tremendous Bowl designs at the moment, but when the Browns make it that far, he’ll have 20 shirt designs able to go.
After beating the Steelers on Sunday, the Browns will as soon as once more face Pittsburgh within the AFC Wild Card spherical subsequent week in what is going to mark their first playoff recreation because the 2002 season. The sport will likely be performed at Heinz Area on Sunday Night time Soccer and air on WKYC Channel Three with kickoff set for 8:15 p.m. ET.
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